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Ancient Water Town Xitang

We’ve been in Xitang (西塘) on a trip with my classmate while I still studied in China. Xitang is a famous town with thousands year of history, located in Jiaxing City, Zhejiang Province. 283 more words


Doctors in China have removed 420 kidney stones from a man's body, blaming an excessive amount of tofu in his daily diet.


Doctors remove 420 kidney stones ’caused by excessive tofu’ from patient in China

The operation to remove hundreds of tiny stones took doctors around two hours…

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New on 500px : Clouds and terraces by zjwphoto1 by zjwphoto1

Clouds and terraces originally developed in early stage, xing in yuan, Ming, more than 1000 years ago, with a total area of 51 square kilometers, mainly distributed in the cloud and county chung head high mountains around town, span of 200 m – more than 200 meters above sea level, a vertical level of 1200 meters, three geological landscape zone across the mountains, hills, valleys, up to 700 layers, is one of the largest terraces group of east China, is known as “China’s most beautiful terrace”. 69 more words


A Day Trip to Tianducheng

Only 6 km outside of LinPing, there is a town called Tianducheng, with a replica Eiffel tower and  European looking buildings to make you feel like you are walking down streets in Paris. 199 more words


Dongqian Lake- A Scenic Escape close to Ningbo!

We had a rough end of the week with packing and preparing to leave China, and then being told less than 24 hours before our flight that we were not actually leaving China yet. 1,356 more words


A day trip to Xitang Water Village - Jiashan County - Zhejiang Province - PRC - January 2013

Xitang Ancient Town – a day trip from Hangzhou

I was visiting Zhejiang Province which is on the Eastern coast of China, for work, when I decided to stay a couple more days and arranged a bus trip to Xitang which is about an hour and half from Hangzhou (the capital of Zhejiang).   385 more words

Travels Inside China

The Chinese government cutting down virtually every cross in region as part of 'alienating crackdown'

LOWER DAFEI VILLAGE, China — About a dozen Catholics wept and sang hymns outside their church as a man climbed to the top of the building and sliced off its steel cross with a cutting torch. 1,452 more words