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Direct flight to link Jinan, Helsinki

Direct flight to link Jinan, Helsinki

A direct flight will connect Jinan, the capital city of eastern China's Shandong province, and Finland's Helsinki and Vantaa, Jinan Yaoqiang International Airport announced.

Qinghai: Mars Base Camp to operate in Febuary

Qinghai: Mars Base Camp to operate in Febuary

The mars base camp of Lenghu Town, Haixi Mongolian and Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Qinghai Province has completed construction is now in installation testing phase, expected to be operational by February, ..

Tibet's highway mileage reaches 97,000 km

Tibet's highway mileage reaches 97,000 km

Highway mileage in southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region reached over 97,000 kilometers last year, the regional transport authority said Wednesday.

Potala Palace closed after heavy snow

Potala Palace closed after heavy snow

The Potala Palace, a World Heritage site in Lhasa, China's Tibet Autonomous Region, announced an unscheduled closure Wednesday after 24-hour snow battered the regional capital city. ..

Free admission at Potala Palace begins

Free admission at Potala Palace begins

As part of the “Winter Tourism in Tibet” program, admission at Potala Palace is free from November 1st through March 15th 2019, according to tourism department Tibet. During this period, tourists could use ..

Potala Palace undergoes annual whitewash

Potala Palace undergoes annual whitewash

The 1,300-year-old Potala Palace in Lhasa, capital of southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region, has been undergoing its annual facelift since Wednesday.

Potala Palace welcomes

Potala Palace welcomes "whitewash season"

On October 17, the annual Potala Palace "whitewash season" kicked off in Lhasa, capital city of southwest China's Tibet. Hundreds people along with staff members from Management Office carried materials and ..

Renovation of Potala Palace roof nearly complete

Renovation of Potala Palace roof nearly complete

Renovation of the golden roof Potala Palace is nearly complete and awaiting inspection by National Cultural Heritage Administration, said Management Office in Tibet autonomous region on Wednesday. ..

Tourism help raise income in Gangsha Village

Tourism help raise income in Gangsha Village

The world famous Mt. Kangrinboqe attracts a large number of domestic and foreign tourists every year. Living at the foot snow-capped mountain, people in Gangsha Village Purang County southwest China's Tibet has ..

Qinghai Lake improves tourist-friendly services

Qinghai Lake improves tourist-friendly services

By Sept 5th of 2018, the Qinghai Lake scenic district in northwest China's Province has renovated 32 restrooms, adding shoe-shine machines, hot water heaters, cell phone charging stations, etc, providing more ..

Potala Palace free for visitors during winter time

Potala Palace free for visitors during winter time

The Potala Palace and Norbulingka will offer free admission for all tourists from November 1st through March 15th of 2019. Visitors could use their resident identification card or other documentation entry. ..