Peace Through Tourism is now including China. After the recently concluded UNWTO General Assembly in Chengdu, the International Institute for Peace Through Tourism launched the IIPT Global Peace Parks Project with the dedication of Pu’er Sun River National Park as an IIPT International Peace Park in collaboration with the China Chamber of Tourism. Dignitaries, Read More

by eTN: The 2017 Sanya Celebration, an international tourism promotional event organized by the Municipal Government of Sanya, officially kicks off in July. From July to September, themed “A romantic invitation to the beautiful Sanya city,” the event will be hosted in the following countries in four groups: Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia; the United Kingdom,, Read More

eTN: Beijing is developing a new generation of trains capable of reaching 400 kilometers per hour, China Daily reported. The high-speed trains will be part of the so-called Belt and Road Initiative to boost economic ties with other countries. “We will apply new materials in the research and production of the future high-speed trains, such, Read More

eTN – Beijing Capital International Airport (Beijing PEK) ranked second in the top 20 busiest airports last year, growing 5% to over 94 million passengers in 2016, according to Airports Council International (ACI), global trade representative of the world’s airports. Atlanta-Hartsfield-Jackson (ATL) retained the top spot as the world’s busiest airport, boasting over 104, Read More

Spanning over 2,800 acres, Xixi National Wetland Park is a tranquil escape west of the city and is the first and only wetland park in China. Just a short trip from the city center, visitors can easily travel to Xixi via free shuttle buses which depart from the south bank of the West Lake. With over, Read More

HONG KONG – Tourists are to be banned from visiting the 22,698 square km of glaciers in the northern part of China’s autonomous region of Xinjiang,within four years after causing “inestimable” erosion and other damage, Chinese media reports. Officials in the region have called on all other nations with glaciers that lie along the ancient, Read More

Hangzhou, China (Jan. 27, 2016) — In an effort to increase awareness of the rich travel offerings in Hangzhou, China, the Hangzhou Tourism Commission (HTC) is engaging in a three part promotion during America’s biggest sporting and entertainment event, Super Bowl 50. The city is the “Official International Tourism Partner” for The Night Before Concert, Read More

CHENGDU, China – Marking its second anniversary celebration on 14 January 2016, Chengdu IFS, modeled on Harbor City in Hong Kong, launched the “All IN Here – World Fashion Tour” that unveils the city’s latest initiative to be part of the global fashion scene. Organized by the Chengdu municipal government and Jinjiang district government, Read More

DALLAS, TX – Chinese outbound tourism continues to rise according to the Chinese International Travel Monitor (CITM), and with the US being the most visited international destination among Chinese travelers in 2014, many US hotels are catering to Chinese culture and traveler preferences. But China is also projected to be a top 10 international, Read More

CHENGDU, China – On the eighth of August 2015, the 7th National Fitness Day (a day declared by the Chinese government as a reminder of the importance of personal health following the success of the Beijing Olympic Games in 2008), an inflatable runway stretching 140 meters was placed on Hongxing Road, the heart of, Read More