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Hundreds of flights canceled at China airports, more to come

Hundreds of flights canceled at China airports, more to come

Travelers to and from eastern China were likely disappointed Monday, though official reasons for the cancellations have been muted
At a glance: China's incredible high-speed rail system

At a glance: China's incredible high-speed rail system

Beijing has spent hundreds of billions of dollars building the world's largest high-speed rail system -- a feat it accomplished in less than a decade
World's next tallest tower: Super green, very pink

World's next tallest tower: Super green, very pink

Architects hope their design for a one-kilometer-tall building in the Chinese city of Wuhan will be completed by 2017
Tea lover's guide to traveling in China

Tea lover's guide to traveling in China

Three top spots to sample China's most well-known teas, each different in climate, geography and taste
China's frontiers: Is there anything left to explore?

China's frontiers: Is there anything left to explore?

Rapid development has opened up vast swathes of China, says a man who has spent much of his life exploring it
Copy craft: China claims greatest architectural hits

Copy craft: China claims greatest architectural hits

Replica towns that mimic some of the world's most famous landmarks have sprung up all over the country in the last decade
The world's most incredible bike routes

The world's most incredible bike routes

Amazing two-wheel treks from the snow-capped Himalayas to the scorching forests of the Aussie bush
Transformers 30th Anniversary Expo opens in Macau

Transformers 30th Anniversary Expo opens in Macau

Holograms, limited-edition collectibles and more than 1,000 toys go on display at Venetian Macao
Travel industry urged to focus on Chinese tourists

Travel industry urged to focus on Chinese tourists

Experts say sector should adapt to cash in on boom in Chinese business and leisure travel
Why China's airports suffer more flight delays

Why China's airports suffer more flight delays

Approximately 80% of China's airspace is controlled by the military, causing restrictions for comercial flights
9 of the world’s most controversial foods

9 of the world’s most controversial foods

For some they’re delicacies, for others species in need of protection. Some of the more divisive dishes travelers may encounter
China turns 'shabby' mines to eco-zone for Horticulture Expo

China turns 'shabby' mines to eco-zone for Horticulture Expo

Qingdao, famous as the home of Tsingtao Beer, is hosting the 2014 International Horticultural Expo
High-speed train from Beijing to Alaska?

High-speed train from Beijing to Alaska?

A report indicates Chinese officials are discussing an underground railway from Beijing to Alaska. But how likely is it?
Gallery: China's crop of outrageous new hotel designs

Gallery: China's crop of outrageous new hotel designs

Jaw-dropping architecture, crazy technology -- when it comes to building Chinese hotels, anything goes
10 of Asia's best beer bars

10 of Asia's best beer bars

Microbrews and craft beers are taking over Asia. Here are the top places to knock back a pint
Chinese pilots demand same pay as foreigners

Chinese pilots demand same pay as foreigners

Air China pilots protest unequal pay and work conditions, claim issues could "threaten flight safety"
11 stunning new museums in China

11 stunning new museums in China

China's aggressively building beautiful museums. But will these 4,000 architectural stunners attract visitors?
Chinese call for boycott of Hong Kong after urine incident

Chinese call for boycott of Hong Kong after urine incident

And Hong Kong says, "Keep your promise!" as the clash between the two parties escalates
World's fastest elevator: 95 floors in 43 seconds

World's fastest elevator: 95 floors in 43 seconds

In the time it takes you to skim this piece, you could travel 95 stories on the world's new fastest elevator
The stunning mountains where China collects fresh air

The stunning mountains where China collects fresh air

As a marketing stunt in a polluted Chinese city, Laojun Mountain Natural Reserve gave out bags of mountain air to Chinese residents. After seeing these photos, you'll want some too
Chinese line up to breathe bags of fresh mountain air

Chinese line up to breathe bags of fresh mountain air

Tragicomic travel marketing stunt is a hit in one of China's most polluted cities