2015-07-20Forget four wheels. Tourists are switching gears to explore Beijing's scenic Yanqing county on two tires as authorities seize the handlebars to steer tourism toward cycling.
2015-07-20New evidence has been found in an archaeological site in Beijing suggesting that the ancestor of modern man was able to use fire more than 600,000 years ago.
2015-07-19Guo Pei found out by accident how hard embroidery could be for her workers.
2015-07-18You do not have to go far to stumble on a coffee shop whose main accoutrement is flowers or to come across a banquet decked with beautiful bunches of the best that nature has to offer.
2015-07-17Air China began direct flights on Thursday connecting Beijing with Nyingchi, a popular tourist destination in southwest China's Tibet autonomous region.
2015-07-17Classes help executives do business across cultures, Chen Yingqun reports.
2015-07-16China prepares to watch a movie on the sheep's adventures, and not on a farm this time, Xu Fan reports.
2015-07-16The Tibet autonomous region is famous for its elegant, colorful architecture. However, some traditional handicrafts and skills are being lost as the region engages ever more closely with the modern world.
2015-07-16History this way passed. The Lugouqiao, adorned with hundreds of lion figurines, near the Wanping Fortress in Beijing's Fengtai district - often referred to as the Marco Polo Bridge - still stands.
2015-07-16Zhenzhumen village has become a popular winter tourist resort for its seasonal scenery but despite being lively during snowy months villagers’ lives during summer are quiet and serene until the fresh fruit season arrives.
2015-07-15Taiwan singer-actress Rene Liu arrived in Beijing on July 13 to promote her upcoming world tour, Renext, which will include 31 cities. She will perform in Beijing on Nov 28.
2015-07-15Taiwan singer A Lin will perform in Beijing on Sept 26. As part of her Sonar World Tour 2015, she will perform hits from her eight studio albums and will also bring along the traditional songs of Amis tribes.
2015-07-15As regulators clamp down on unlicenced use of songs online, insiders wonder if the move can still salvage China's music industry, Yang Yang and Chen Nan report.
2015-07-15With a history of more than 300 years, Anhui Opera is widely acknowledged as a formative influence on Peking Opera, one of China's best-known cultural treasures.
2015-07-14While public libraries' role in ancient-book preservation is thoroughly documented, an ongoing exhibition chronicles a less-known chapter written by private collectors.