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The Min Mountains

Mist shrouds the Min Mountains, a range in central China that includes important tourism and nature observation sites, including…

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Jade Dragon Snow Mountain

Jade Dragon Snow Mountain is located in Yulong Naxi Autonomous County in southwestern China’s Yunnan Province. The mountain has…

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The mighty Mekong

The Mekong River snakes its way through deep gorges cut over millennia in southwest China’s Yunnan Province. Second only…

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Arrow bamboo falls

Featured in the 2002 Chinese film “Hero,” Arrow Bamboo Lake is a 19-foot-deep lake located in Jiuzhaigou, a nature…

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Transporting coal

Coal burning is the leading cause of climate change, and China is responsible for about half of the world’s…

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Rice field view

Looking out over terraced rice fields and wheat paddies from the windows at the Songtsam Tacheng lodge in Yunnan’s…

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Sunset at the western pass

Fort Jiayuguan and its ornate towers are silhouetted against a fiery sky. Located in northwestern Gansu Province, the structure…

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Snow on the Silk Road

A sudden rare snowstorm falls on the road to Kashgar, the westernmost city in China. The location was important…

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The waterway at Wuxi

The Grand Canal snakes its way through Wuxi in eastern Jiangsu Province at dusk. The Canal is the longest…

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A cooler Sichuan

Snowflakes frost trees surrounding the famous Five Color Lake, located at Jiuzhaigou National Park in southwestern Sichuan Province.

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The golden roofs

A faraway view of the Songzanlin Monastery, known as the Ganden Sumtseling Gompa in Tibetan, in southwest China. Hanging…

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The Songzanlin monastery

Towering over the city of Shangri-La in southwest China, the Songzanlin monastery is the most notable buddhist base in…

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The market at Shangri-La

Sunbeams stream into the space where locals buy fresh fruits and vegetables in a city in southwest China. The…

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Going to church

A small but strong Catholic community worships in Cizhong, Yunnan Province, near Tibet. Missionaries who came to this village…

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The Pamir mountains

The highest peaks of far-western Xinjiang Province reflect in the crystal clear Karakuli Lake. Like the Himalayas that the…

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