The 5th Guilin Rice Noodles Festival is being held in Xing'an County from the 9th to the 12th this month. Famous Chinese singers gave the audiences a wonderful show.
The famous ancient water project Linqu Canal which was built by the soldiers in Qing Dynasty(200BC) is located in Xing'an. The soldiers also brought the northern China's food customs into Guilin and created Guilin Rice Noodles.
If you have enough time for a trip to Xing'an, have a look at the Linqu Canal and have a bowl of Guilin Rice Noodles.
Traditional dancing show in the 5th Guilin Rice Noodles Festival
This morning, Guilin Meterology Bureau has issue a red color warning for rainstorm. Flooding and landslide may happen. Please be alert for your own personal safety, while traveling around the Guiling area.
Summer holiday is around the corner. From June 4th, 2011 China Eastern Airlines will add one more flight for Guilin-Shanghai route and Guilin-Hangzhou route.
From the day forward, every day there will be 9 flights between Guilin and Shanghai route and 3 flights between Guilin and Hangzhou route. It will be more convenient for the tourists from eastern part of China to visit Guilin.
Spring irrigation has started in recent days in the Dragon Backbone’s Rice Terrace. Now is one of the best periods to see the rice terraces.
The Dragon's Backbone Rice Terraces in Longsheng has over 700 years's history and it is symbolize the wisdom of Zhuang and Yao ethnic groups. There a different view with the changing seasons. Now it is the start of spring irrigation. If you are going to the rice terraces now, you will see each floor of the field is full of water and see traditional sowing by the local farmer's.
The "Chinese City Rankings" celebrate the best of China and its cities. Second year in its running by China Radio International. They are soliciting the world's opinion on the competing Chinese cities by inviting you to vote for your favorite city. Guilin is one of the twenty competing cities. If you love Guilin, show your love by voting.
The Impression Sanjie Liu is awarded China's Well-Known Trademark by the State Administration for Industry & Commerce of China.
The Impression Sanjie Liu is world's largest scale performance performed on Li River with Guilin's Karst mountain as background. One director of the show is Zhang Yimou who directed Beijing Olympic Games Opening Ceremony.
A new flight route of Guilin - Beihai - Guiyang will be launched from June 1st, 2011. Beihai is one of the most important tourist cities in Guangxi Region and Guiyang is the capital city of Guizhou Province.
The flight number is G52647/8 operated by China Express Air with its 50-seater-aircraft CRJ-200. The flight departs from Guilin at 17:55 on Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Sunday and at 20:05 on Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday.