Vision and determination form the foundation for a road that leads a picturesque but isolated mountain village to a more prosperous era, Yang Yang reports.
Sitting at the foot of Gezong Snow Mountain, 1,300-year-old Bala village was isolated deep in Shangri-La Grand Canyon Diqing Tibetan autonomous prefecture Southwest China's Yunnan province until 2008, ..
Established in 2005, Pudacuo National Park Yunnan's Diqing Tibetan autonomous prefecture is the first of its kind China. Covering an area 602.1 square kilometers on Qinghai-Tibet Plateau, national park ..
Bad weather forced authorities to close Meili Snow Mountain National Park in Deqin county, Southwest China's Yunnan province, on Tuesday.
51-year-old Tibetan Sina Dingzhu's lives in Jiangpo village, Foshan township, Deqin county, Diqing autonomous prefecture, Yunnan province. This small village sits across the river from Meili Snow ..
On November 12, three children with congenital heart disease from Dechen Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture in Yunnan Province arrived Beijing accompanied by their parents and volunteers went to the China-Japan ..
Pudacuo, or Potatso, National Park is located in Yunnan province's Shangri-La county. The region of this park contains more than 20 percent China's plant species, about one-third its mammal and bird ..
An ethnic Tibetan born and raised in Switzerland has come to Shangri-La to research and develop craft highland barley beer brewing.
Yunnan province's Shangri-La city has long lured travelers from home and abroad, who seek to discover the paradisiacal place described in British author James Hilton's 1933 novel, Lost Horizon. ..
Recently, 20 children from Damshung County in Lhasa, capital city of southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region who suffered congenital heart disease returned safely after successful treatments. ..
It is reported that to date, the forest coverage rate of Deqen Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture in southwest China’s Yunan Province has reached 75 percent, and storage volume 241 million cubic meters, an increase 1 ..
A protection network for the Yunnan snub-nosed monkey was established in this southwestern province on Monday, marking July 15 as first Snub-nosed Monkey Day, drawing more public attention to work. ..
Chinese researchers are using 3D satellite images to monitor and conserve biodiversity in the Three Parallel Rivers of Yunnan Protected Areas, a UNESCO world heritage site.
On December 23, the three-day 2018 Third Shangri-La Winter International Bird Watching Festival held in Dechen Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Yunnan Province, came to a close.
Situated in the mountainous north-west of Yunnan province China, Three Parallel Rivers Protected Areas is a natural serial property consisting 15 protected areas, grouped into eight clusters. It consists ..
63-year-old Wangdu lives in Shazho Village, Wujing Township Shangri-La, Deqen Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, southwest China's Yunnan Province. As you walk into his home, can see a row of own Shinze (a kind ..
In the Napa Lake Nature Reserve in Shangri-La County, Diqing Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, southwest China’s Yunnan province, groups of black-necked cranes are seen, making picturesque winter more ..
"As the oldest daughter in my family of five girls, has only asked me to do one thing, make Tibetan clothes. This is also what I most love do," said Drolma, inheritor clothing sewing skill, a provincial-level ..
Yangla Township, Deqin County, Yunnan is located in the mountains at junction of province, Sichuan province and Tibet Autonomous Region. It has an average elevation over 3,500 meters, poor natural conditions ..
“It smells great, really great!” Nixi chicken is being stewed in a black earthen pot with mushrooms picked from the mountain that morning, and Tibetan-style kitchen filled its fragrant aroma. ..
Nyishar Thardod is a Tibetan village located in Shangri-La, Yunnan Province. With black pottery, villagers here not only saved certain crafts from being lost, they also opened door to getting out of poverty and ..
On September 3, the 6th Tea-Horse Road Tourism and Culture festival was held in Mangkam County, southwest China's Tibet.
Shangri-La, which in Tibetan means “sun and moon the heart”, was made famous by James Hilton’s 1933 novel Lost Horizon. Later, it came to be believed that Shangri-La located Dechen Autonomous Prefecture Yunnan ..
Jampa, an inheritor of Shangri-La black pottery, registered and established the Nyishar Black Pottery Development Co., Ltd. in 2005, which uses a “corporation + farmers” approach to help lead people out poverty ..
After four hours of bumpy road driving from Sanba Township under Mt. Haba to Shangri-La City, Sha Wenjie takes a sleeper coach for 10 arrive at Kunming South Station, and finally continue on school by car. The first ..