Taiyuan to have 280-meter graffiti-decorated wall
The second joint meeting of the Inner Mongolia-Shanxi-Hebei cooperation triangle opened in Datong, Shanxi province on August 18.
Due to fast urbanization of the country, traditional villages are facing an unprecedented challenge to survive.
Organic agriculture and ecological civilization were among the subjects discussed at the second Chehe International Forum of Organic Agriculture that kicked off in Linqiu county, Shanxi province on August 15.
The ornamental part of a pagoda in north China's Shanxi province, which was broken up in the Sino-Japanese war, is to be restored for an exhibition in Taiwan.
From Beijing to Shanxi province, the train cuts its way between terraced rice fields, open grasslands and imposing rock formations. Hills and mountains that reach heights of over 3,000 meters above sea level, with rivers running across them, cover around 80 percent of the province.
Nearly 8,000 people swarmed into Xucun village, in Shanxi’s Heshun county, during the third Heshun International Art Festival starting on August 2.
Many tourists experienced a unique "Coal Mine Tour" at a teaching mine used for security training in Yuncheng Vocational and Technical College in Yuncheng, Shanxi province.
The temple is the only one in China that combines the religions of Buddhism, Taoism and Confucianism. Visitors can walk through the monastery and see the humble cells where monks lived and the intricately decorated halls where they prayed to their gods.
The prosperity of Qiao's family lasted for 200 years, with his descendants trading in China and abroad and opening a bank.