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The eight-day 2012 China Equestrian Festival (CEF) opened on Oct 13 in Wenjiang district, Chengdu, Sichuan's provincial capital.
The United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) set up an observatory on sustainable tourism in Chengdu to monitor the environmental and socio-economic impact of tourism.
If you want to taste the most authentic food in Chengdu, you might want to try the "fly restaurants', small restaurants that serve delicious and cheap food in a local dialect.
Preparations are under way for the possible addition of China's 1,800-kilometer-long Grand Canal to the World Heritage List in 2014, according to heritage experts at a conservation forum held recently in the county of Sixian, Anhui province.
The 7th Guizhou Tourism Development Conference opens on April 23 in Bijie, Guizhou province.
The government of Danfeng, a poverty-stricken county in China’s Northwest Shaanxi province, denied the county is developing a cultural and tourism industrial park project for 11.2 billion yuan ($1.78 billion).
College students in Xi'an, Shaanxi province, will have more movies to choose from as Qujiang Film and Television Group launched a college film festival on March 16.
The opening ceremony of the "2012 Friendship Competition of Ambassadors or Madams on Knowing Chinese Culture" was held on Feb 29. "The World Wonder-Dujiangyan Irrigation System" was launched at the same time.
A competition with a cash prize totaling 230,000 yuan (about NT$1,000,000) was launched by the Taiwan Strait Tourism Association (TSTA) Beijing Office in Beijing on March 2.
Yibin started the Fifth Early Tea Festival on Feb 16, its tea producers have signed contracts worth 520 million yuan (US$79 Million) with dealers from different parts of the country.
An exhibition of Picasso's works will be held from Feb 18 to May 1, 2012 in Chengdu, the provincial capital of Sichuan. The "Picasso Exhibition, China" had its first stop in October 2011 and was on display for three months in Shanghai.
The mention of the Jinsha Site Museum in Chengdu at this time of year would remind people in the capital city of Sichuan province of the famed lantern festival held there during the Spring Festival each year.