Posts Tagged ‘Winter’

Chongqing – a great winter destination

Sunday, January 6th, 2013

Chongqing is a major city in southwest China known for its “hot summer, hotpot and hot girls”. Some tourists find the city’s sweltering summer unbearable, but its hot food and great attractions make it a good place to warm up in winter. Find out more in the Shenzhen Daily article Chongqing: An appealing winter destination.

Jiuzhaigou Ice Waterfall Tourism Festival

Thursday, January 12th, 2012

Jiuzhaigou, or “the Valley of Nine Villages,” in Sichuan Province has been a National Park for three decades. Tourists celebrate Jiuzhaigou for its dazzling lakes and mountains of stunning multi-colored foliage, but the heavenly expanse of wilderness is not deserted throughout the winter season. A new attraction has opened – the “Ice Waterfall Tourism Festival”. Waterfalls turn into elaborate ice sculptures as the mercury falls, and stunning trails wind into thickly forested hills. A photography exhibition and forum on tourism are also being held. Find out more in the CNTV Culture Express story Ice Waterfall Tourism Festival hails Jiuzhaigou.