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Hebei promotes itself in Shanghai

05-18-2010 09:20 BJT Special Report: Shanghai World Expo 2010 |

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And at the provincial level, the northern Chinese province of Hebei is making a big splash at the Expo. Hebei Week in Shanghai has kicked off with a variety of activities for cultural, arts, and tourism promotion.

The event launches with the promotion of one of the province's key cities, Handan. It encourages global visitors to explore the ancient capital, brimming with scenic spots and cultural relics.

The city has launched five special tourism routes, covering different themes such as scenic sightseeing, or tours of rural villages and porcelain kilns. Handan boasts a history of a thousand years and was the capital of Zhao State during the tumultuous Warring States Period.


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