Age-old Yu Family Stone Village

Located in Hebei Province, Yu Family Stone Village was founded in China’s Ming Dynasty, with a history of over 500 years. It features 4,000 stone houses, 3,700-meter-long stone slab paved streets, over 1,000 stone wells and pools, and 200 stone stelas. A great deal of stone stools, tables and grinds can also be found in […]

Great Wallļ¼šShanxi drawing up protection plan

North China’s Shanxi Province is drawing up a plan to protect ancient Great Wall structures that have suffered serious damage from natural and human causes, a local official said on Monday. Before the end of 2015, the province will complete the erection of protection signs and recruit surveillance staff from local villagers along the Wall, […]