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White snow blankets Beijing

Seen from Jingshan Park — the highest point in the old city of Beijing — the Forbidden City is…

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Tai Chi in an ancient town

A man performs Tai Chi, a popular Chinese martial art, inside Shuhe Ancient Town in Yunnan Province. The place…

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Worship inside a temple

Visitors light incense before worshipping gods at Hanshan Temple in Suzhou, Jiangsu Province. In China, temple visitors usually hold…

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Fishermen on the Grand Canal

Fishermen work on boats on the Grand Canal, the longest artificial river in the world, which connects Beijing and…

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Boat under bridge

A boat with two people floats under a bridge on the Slender West Lake (瘦西湖 shòuxīhú) in Yangzhou, Jiangsu…

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The South-North Water Transfer Project

Workers in Dezhou, Shandong Province, build a canal section of the decades-in-the-making South-North Water Transfer Project in 2010. The…

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Packaging tea cakes

A worker wraps Pu’er tea cakes in bamboo leaves in Yunnan Province. Many tea connoisseurs prize Pu’er tea for…

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Fish market at dawn

Fishermen get ready for the day at dawn at a fish market in Wuxi, Jiangsu Province. The city is…

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Women with caterpillar fungus

Uyghur women in Xinjiang hold dry caterpillar fungus (冬虫夏草 dōngchóngxiàcǎo), also known as yartsa gunbu and Himalayan Viagra. Many…

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Autumn scene at Jiuzhaigou National Park

Mirror Lake (Jìnghǎi 镜海) reflects the surrounding mountains and yellow fall foliage in Jiuzhaigou National Park in Sichuan Province….

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Birds for sale

Birds, including sparrows and parrots, are for sale on a street in Taierzhuang Ancient Town, Shandong Province, along the…

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Morning exercise in Beijing

People exercise in Jingshan Park in Beijing. The imperial park, which includes the highest point in Beijing, faces the…

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Souvenirs from Yunnan Province

Wooden souvenir pendants for sale in Lijiang Old Town, Yunnan Province, one of the southwest’s most popular tourist attractions….

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Green mountains and water

At the foot of Elephant Hill in Jade Water Village, Black Dragon Pool reflects a bridge and a traditional…

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Wedding photos before the ceremony

A couple poses for wedding photos inside a studio in Shanghai. In China, newlyweds usually display their wedding photos…

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