Yi ethnic group celebrites Torch Festival

Yi ethnic girls set alight torches during the Torch Festival in Butuo County, southwest China’s Sichuan Province, July 20, 2012. The Torch Festival falls around the 24th day of the sixth Chinese lunar month in Butuo County, the birthplace of the Chinese Yi Torch Festival. During the festival, people of the Yi ethnic group gather […]

Cangshan Mountain in Shanxi province

Cangshan Mountain, located near Yu County of Shanxi province and to the west of Taihang Mountain, used to be called Yushan Mountain. “Cang” in Chinese means “to hide”. It was renamed to Cangshan Mountain since this is the hiding place for Zhao’s Orphan, whose legendary story is well known to all over the world. Temples […]

Top 10 summer resorts in China(II)

6. Zhangjiajie Zhangjiajie is located in the northwest of Hunan province. Due to its unique geology and landform, Zhangjiajie became one of the first recognized World Natural Heritages and World Geo-parks in China. Zhangjiajie is a surreal world. A land of sandstone pillars towering above mist-shrouded ravines, pristine waters gently flowing under dense forests, rapids […]