China's eight-day Golden Week holiday has reflected the country's impressive recovery and its economic bounce back from the COVID-19 epidemic, with more than half a billion people on the move for a long-awaited vacation and factories stepping up production to complete new orders.
At about 6 am on Saturday, with the crack of the starting pistol, runners from the 102-kilometer group took off first. They will run through winding roads with 99 turns, daunting stairs with 999 steps and wooded corridors and trails covered with fallen leaves on Tianmen Mountain.
Mountains and villages became a hazy fairyland after rain hit Banping village in Zhangjiajie city, Hunan province on Thursday
An ace Chinese wingsuit flyer says learning the extreme sport requires patience and caution.With tanned skin and strong muscles, Zhang Shupeng, 35, looks more mature than his age due to his long sun exposure.
E-commerce and livestreaming boost the brocade industry of Tujia ethnic group in Zhangjiajie, Hunan province, revitalizing the traditional weaving techniques in modern time.
Chongqing has long been under-estimated as a tourist destination in China.