Hiking in Sichuan's Yading Nature Reserve
"How does this sound for travel conditions: daily rain and fog, a week of hiking six hours/day with a 20 kg pack, muddy trails loaded with cow patties, high altitudes, and the very real risk of AMS?"
China's SE Asian railway ambitions inch forward
"China and Thailand have agreed on the cost of the first phase of a planned high-speed railway project".
Pepsi drops a charity bomb on China
The world's second largest maker of sugar water recently donated 700,000 yuan to the China Foundation for Poverty-Alleviation, including money for Yunnan's Zhaotong Prefecture.
Dispatch from Yunnan: Tourists dumping trash at holy sites
Yubeng in far northwest Yunnan is experiencing a tourism boom because of a new road. Unfortunately, the new visitors are leaving heaps of plastic bottles and other waste in their wake.
China Daily coverage of the Stone Forest Photo Contest
Chinese language news coverage of the inaugural Stone Forest International Photography Competition announcement and press conference.
When washing your hair in Fuxian Lake, don't use shampoo
Photos of a group of women washing in China's cleanest lake are under online attack for using shampoo and soap, which is forbidden by lake authorities.