Hi, Kunming: Congrats! City ranks among mega cities

Kunming, capital city of Yunnan province, has been listed among the 21 Chinese mega cities, according to a China National Bureau of Statistics rating recently published in the Qiushi magazine. The rating is based on […]

Travel coupons for magical Shangri-La issued in city

Tourism authorities from Sichuan and Yunnan provinces and Xizang Autonomous Region delivered travel coupons to Shanghai residents and released 10 themed routes in the great Shangri-La region on Sept. 17 ahead of the Mid-Autumn Festival […]

Hi, Yuxi: Spend holidays in fields of pink flowers

As autumn arrives, the pink flower called hairawn muhly has reached its blossom at the Dianzhong garden in central Yunnan’s Yuxi city. The blooming period will last till November. With its increasing in Chinese social […]

Travel guide to Yuanmou for national holiday

Where to go in the upcoming seven-day National Day holiday? The trip to Yuanmou County, central Yunnan’s Chuxiong Yi Autonomous Prefecture, won’t disappoint you but surprise you. There, visitors can camp in the earth forest, […]

Lashihai reserve is miniature of biodiversity

The Lashihai Lake reserve in northwest Yunnan’s Lijiang City forms a paradise for 326 kinds of animals, including 235 birds, 25 fish, 31 amphibians and reptiles and 35 mammals. Apart from animals, the lake-side reserve […]

A bird view of China-Laos Railway

The China-Laos Railway taken in Jinghong City, south Yunnan’s Xishuangbanna Dai Autonomous Prefecture, on September 10. Aerial pictures show the China section of the China-Laos Railway in south Yunnan’s Xishuanbanna, on September 10. The Chinese […]

Interesting plants to see in Xishuangbanna garden

The Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanical Garden (XTBG) of Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) houses over 13,000 plant species, of which the Victoria lotus and Pandanus trees are probably the most interesting. Lotus Victoria has giant leaves […]

Hi, Kunming: Wetland parks constructed in Spring City

The Panglong River flows into the Dianchi Lake through wetland parks on Sept 4. Kunming, Yunnan’s provincial capital, is famous for its largest lake, Dianchi. Dubbed as “The pearl of Plateau, the Dianchi Lake is […]