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Vote now: Ctrip Mustache Summer photo contest

Vote now: Ctrip Mustache Summer photo contest

The photos are in, but the jury’s still out on who will take home the prize of a RMB 20,000 Ctrip gift certificate. Someone’s awesome October holiday trip is in your hands, so get voting
China with children: 8 family friendly activities
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China with children: 8 family friendly activities

Pandas, kung fu, scorpions -- here are the easiest ways to make sure your China vacation is whine-free
China's 5 most beautiful water towns
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China's 5 most beautiful water towns

It's not all skyscrapers, smokestacks and world records -- in these rustic towns you'll find real old China
20 China adventures you won't find in most guidebooks
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20 China adventures you won't find in most guidebooks

Is there a China we haven't seen? A traveler fresh off the road says yes, and shares her experiences
Beijing approves US$11.2 billion international airport
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Beijing approves US$11.2 billion international airport

Located in the capital's south, the airport will open in 2018 with six commercial runways
A 12-month guide to China’s best festivals
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A 12-month guide to China’s best festivals

As the masses head for the Harbin Ice and Snow Festival, here's a year-long look at the country's top celebrations
Nothing like it in the world: China's time-tripping steam railway

Nothing like it in the world: China's time-tripping steam railway

A short drive from Chengdu, China’s incredible Jiayang Railway offers spectacular mountain scenery and a window into the Industrial Revolution
How travelers could save China's rural villages

How travelers could save China's rural villages

With traditional village life under threat, one turns to tourism for survival
Travels through China in search of the perfect cup of tea

Travels through China in search of the perfect cup of tea

Photo essay: The office worker who quit his job to pursue his passion in a cup throughout Asia
6 tips for traveling with kids in China
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6 tips for traveling with kids in China

No worries -- it will be great. Just be prepared for cheek-pinching grannies
6 Gobi adventures: Best ways to get sand in your shoes in Dunhuang
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6 Gobi adventures: Best ways to get sand in your shoes in Dunhuang

The China most people forget about -- camels, sand dunes, night skies with zero light pollution -- is the China adventurers seek
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