China

Photo: Mark Pegrum, Pudong, Shanghai Wikipedia: China has the longest combined land border in the world, measuring 22,117 km (13,743 mi) from the mouth of the Yalu River to the Gulf of Tonkin. China extends across much of East Asia, bordering Vietnam, Laos, and Myanmar (Burma) in Southeast Asia; India, Bhutan, Nepal, Afghanistan, and Pakistan …

Fuzhou

Photo: Gary Todd, Approach Fuzhou – literally the ‘auspicious settlement’ – is the capital and one of the largest cities in Fujian province, China. The city hosts a unique hybrid event, the 44th session of UNESCO’s World Heritage Committee. Questions What would locals like visitors to know about Fuzhou? Are there any Creative Commons-licensed photos …

China Links

China Flag What would locals like visitors to know about China? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesChina’s Three Gorges Dam is one of the largest ever created. Was it worth it?https://foreignpolicy.com/2018/12/07/a-preview-of-your-chinese-futureIconic buildings: China’s Hanging MonasteryWorking with an Environmental NGO in China – Transitions AbroadChina’s biodiversity declines as human demands growChina Living Planet …

China Tourism

Photo: Pedro Szekely, Terracotta Warriors Spotlight on travel and tourism in China HeadlinesThe rapid rise of ‘red tourism’ in China – CNN Elsewhere on the Webchina.org.cn/travel – @chinaorgcnchinatravelnews.com – @traveldailycn Governmentmct.gov.cn Embedded Tweets WikipediaMinistry of Culture and Tourism of the People’s Republic of China Planeta.com

Wild China

China Flag Planeta.com continues to update this guide to Wild China – the country’s biodiversity, wildlife, parks and protected areas and the opportunities for ecotourism and conscious local responsible travel. WildlifeChina’s rich and abundant flora and fauna is attributed to its diverse climate and geography. China is home to giant panda, Siberian tiger, Yangtze river …

Tiananmen 1989

China Flag Remembering the 1989 protests in China HeadlinesIn photos: World remembers Tiananmen Square MassacreThe story behind the iconic ‘Tank Man’ photoTiananmen Square 30th anniversary: How China erased iconic ‘tank man’ image for young peopleMemories – New Yorker Wikipedia1989 Tiananmen Square protestsTiananmen Square Planeta.com

Hong Kong

Photo: Ron Reiring, Hong Kong Hong Kong is a special administrative region of the People’s Republic of China located on China’s south coast and enclosed by the Pearl River Delta and South China Sea. Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/jiYkkoftY9ejQw3c8 HeadlinesPhotos: What Hong Kong’s hundreds of thousands of protesters want now – QuartzDrone Film – Mariana Bisti Planeta.com

Kunming

Photo: Merryly Kunming, China hosts the 15th Biodiversity COP in October 2021. Our spotlight on this city. Kunming is the capital and the largest city of Yunnan province. Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/sYwcC1LC49zqCX3u5 City ParksJindian (Golden Temple Park) Photos WikipediaKunmingYunnan Planeta.com

Wuhan

Photo: Evernory Spotlight on Wuhan, China Wikipedia: Wuhan (simplified Chinese: 武汉; traditional Chinese: 武漢) is the capital of Hubei province, People’s Republic of China. It is the largest city in Hubei and the most populous city in Central China, with a population of over 11 million, the ninth most populous Chinese city, and one of …

CCTV

Logo CCTV.com is constantly updated with top news from China and around the world. Offering news reports, live and on-demand video content and searchable archives, CCTV.com is available in Mandarin, English, and Chinese ethnic minority languages. Key [email protected] HeadlinesInside China’s audacious global propaganda campaign – Guardian WikipediaCGTN (TV channel)CGTN America Planeta.com