Drawn by the romance of the far west, Liu Qi ventures into the vast desert in Ningxia where she makes friends with a camel before heading south on other adventures near the Silk Road.
Alitalia's roundtrip nonstop flight route between Beijing and Rome opened on June 2, providing "great incentives to boost mutual communications between China and Italy".
Wuxi is considered a town of natural beauty and its motto is "city of water and warmth".
Slathering one another with fistfuls of muck is the mainstay of the Va ethnic group's Monihei Festival in Yunnan province.
Xi'an, one of the country's famed ancient capitals, is celebrating its flower power with the World Horticulture Expo.
The newly popular 'red tours' take visitors on the same route the Red Army took on its Long March.
The mountain retreat of Moganshan no longer ranks as Zhejiang province's best-kept secret, so you'd better hurry if you still want it to yourself
After seeing Beijing's world-famous sites, check out these less-traveled gems.
Sand sculptures based on various legendary figures and sceneries are on show at one of the exhibition areas for the 2011 Horticultural Exposition underway in China's historical city of Xi'an.
Since the 1990s, Ruili has dedicated itself to developing the jewelry industry.
If a visitor wants to escape China's crowds, scenic Qinghai is the place to go.
Tourists visit the peacock lake in the Jiuzhaigou scenery spot in southwest China's Sichuan Province, on May 18, 2011.