Great Wall to release blacklist of rowdy visitors after damage video goes viral; CGTN

The Great Wall of Badaling, the most visited section of the iconic Great Wall of China, will now release a blacklist of rowdy visitors regularly. The decision comes after a video showing a visitor damaging the wall sparked massive uproar on the Chinese social media.

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12 amazing lakes around the world with shipwrecks, monsters and epic scenery; Julie Delahaye; Mirror

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Great Wall to release blacklist of rowdy visitors after damage video goes viral; CGTN

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After China Eased Social-Distancing Rules, 20,000 Visitors Flooded This UNESCO World Heritage Site—Forcing It to Close Again; Caroline Goldstein; Artnet

Visitors flocked to a popular tourist destination in China when the lockdowns were lifted, prompting fears of another wave of infection.

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Till the World is ‘Unlocked’ Travel Virtually from Home, Here are the 7 Wonders of the World!; Paul Ebeling; Live Trading News

Much of the world is at standstill right now while the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic has hit “pause” on our physical travel plans, but we can fulfil our wanderlust, virtually.  From virtual museum tours to online Broadway productions, to safari livestreams in South Africa, there is a virtual tour for every traveler.  Here are the “Seven Wonders of the World” to…

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The Ming Tombs Reopen Just in Time for Tomb-Sweeping Day; Tom Arnstein; Beijinger

No tombs to visit this Tomb-Sweeping Day? The Ming Tombs make for a decent stand-in.

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China’s UNESCO World Heritage site Jiuzhaigou to reopen; CGTN

Four tourist attractions in southwest China’s Sichuan Province, including the UNESCO World Heritage site Jiuzhaigou National Park, will reopen on March 31 after two-month closure due to the novel coronavirus outbreak, local tourism authorities said Thursday.

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A Section of the Great Wall of China has Re-Opened to Public; Outlook Traveller

Visitors can now access a part of the Great Wall of China

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China’s UNESCO World Heritage site Jiuzhaigou to reopen; Gu Liping; ECNS

Four tourist attractions including Jiuzhaigou National Park in southwest China’s Sichuan Province will reopen on March 31 after being closed for around two months due to the novel coronavirus outbreak, local tourism authorities said Thursday.

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Terracotta warriors meet visitors again two months after coronavirus outbreak; CGTN

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World heritage site Pingyao reopens to public; Xinhua

Pingyao, an ancient walled city in north China’s Shanxi Province, reopened to the public on Wednesday after being closed for two months due to the novel coronavirus outbreak.

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World heritage site exempts tickets for medical workers assisting Hubei; Xinhua

World heritage site, Mount Fanjing, in Southwest China’s Guizhou province, exempted tickets for local medical workers aiding Hubei Province, the center of the coronavirus outbreak in the country, for a lifetime, sources with the scenic zone said.

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International Day of Forests: These might just be the most beautiful forests in the world; Breaking News

Where to see the wood for the trees – once we can all go outside again.

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Finding the Silver Lining; Zhao Wei; Beijing Review

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Coronavirus chills trade, tourism between China’s Tibet, Nepal; Zhang Hongpei; Global Times

Trade between China’s Tibet Autonomous Region and Nepal is likely to tumble in the first quarter due to the impact of the deadly coronavirus, yet the previous booming trade will recover gradually as long as the epidemic subsides, local officials and business representatives told the Global Times on Tuesday.

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The Potala Palace launches live broadcast; Palden Nyima & Daqiong; China Daily

The Potala Palace, a UNESCO world heritage site, launched its first livestream on Sunday, attracting nearly 1 million viewers for a one-hour cloud-based show. The video has since been viewed more than 1 million times.

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Cultural institutions take art lovers on virtual tours amid virus outbreak; Li Yan; China Daily

Faced with the public health challenge, many art and cultural institutions are ramping up their online and virtual offerings so that viewers can still access them from home.

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SW China’s world heritage site exempts tickets for doctors, nurses; Xinhua

A southwestern Chinese city said it would waive the entrance fees to its major scenic spots, including a world natural heritage site, for the nation’s medical workers this year.

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Travel plans and travel bans: The China trip we never had; Bernard Joseph Esposo Guerrero; Business Mirror

Let’s face it, China is one of the few countries that truly has a lot of things to boast—their unique culture stands out, their landscapes are…

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6 Stunning and Unique Places You Should Visit in Your Lifetime by Nina Simons; Twisted Male Magazine


This world is full of beautiful sights that are just waiting to take our breath away. However, for some reason, most of us keep going to the tried-and-tested…

 

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