Travel

A thousand-year-old banyan tree is seen at Yunshuiyao ancient town, located in a Tulou scenic zone in Nanjing County, southeast China's Fujian Province, Dec. 28, 2016.[Detail]
Amazing scenery of ice cascade in China's Gansu[Detail]
Photo taken on Dec. 24, 2016 shows the scenery of Medog County, southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region.[Detail]
Snow has turned Shennongjia Forestry District in Hubei province into a crystalline world , with icicles and frost covering the region ’ s many trees.[Detail]
A tourist feeds a giraffe at the Giraffe Center in Nairobi , capital of Kenya , Dec . 25.[Detail]
Aerial photo taken on Dec. 25, 2016 shows the 108-meter-tall Buddhism statue of Avalokitesvara Bodhisattva, or Guanyin, at Nanshan resort in Sanya, south China's Hainan Province. About 15,000 tourists visited the statue everyday since Dec. 1.[Detail]
Switching gears at The Peninsula Hong Kong
"Although we are one of the oldest hotel companies in the world, we don't feel old. We wanted to do something fun and show the heritage of the countries where we're based."[Detail]
Since opening its doors in 2009, Dwarf Empire has been a divisive subject. Critics are aghast at its mere existence and criticize it, while others admire it for providing employment where opportunities for disabled people are sparse.[Detail]
An aerial photo taken on Nov. 20, 2016 shows the scenery of rime in Zunhua, north China's Hebei Province.[Detail]
Semi-guided tours a hot trend for New Year's Day holiday
Many travel agencies have introduced semi-guided tours to attract travelers for the upcoming 3-day New Year's Day holiday, which starts on Dec 31, according to Xinhua.[Detail]
Lujia village is where bean curd and beauty offer allure
The savory variety is sprinkled with peanuts and chili peppers, and drizzled in soy sauce. It's typically washed down with tart wild-grape wine produced in the area.[Detail]
File photo taken on July 2 , 2016 shows the scenery of the Daming Lake in Jinan , capital of east China ' s Shandong Province . Local government announced on Monday that except some special exhibitions and projects for profitable operation.[Detail]
Tourists enjoy the rime scenery at a scenic spot in Jilin City , northeast China ' s Jilin Province , Dec . 19 .[Detail]
Children play in hot spring in Guiyang City, capital of southwest China's Guizhou Province, Dec. 3, 2016.[Detail]
A macaque is seen in Xuan'en County, central China's Hubei Province, Dec. 5, 2016. [Detail]