An aerial view of Shanxi through foreigners' eyes.
Fourteen journalists from ten countries, including Russia, Spain, the USA, France, India, Jamaica, the UK, Mexico, Kazakhstan and Australia visited China's northwest Shanxi province during a media tour kicking off from June 16.
A four-day visit to Shanxi province by expats working in China presented an open and dynamic region with both historical and modern charms.
An original short film on Taiyuan, Shanxi.
Yanmenguan dates back some 3,000 years.
Shanxi province (Jin, in abbreviated form) lies along the middle reaches of the Yellow River.
The Brick Carving of Qingxu county, Shanxi province, was selected as a National Intangible Cultural Heritage in 2008,
In Shanxi Province, shadow play and puppet shows enjoy a history of thousands of years.
As the private banks mushroomed 40 years after Rishengchang's appearence in Shanxi, among them were five ally banks.
The small bank made an impressive impact when a French troop's invision caused a serious panic in capital market