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  • Reporter’s notebook: A tour of Urumqi and Ili in Xinjiang

    2011-08-13 17:57

    China Daily online reporter Uking Sun made a one-week visit to Urumqi and Ili Kazak autonomous prefecture in Northwest China’s Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region in August. The following photos illustrate a bit of this vast land and its people. Photos by Uking Sun.

  • Eight Trigrams Park

    2011-08-08 13:31

    The Eight Trigrams Town in Teks County, Yili Kazakh autonomous prefecture, Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region is the only town in the world constructed according to the pattern of Eight Trigrams.

  • Video: Hetian jade

    2011-01-13 08:32

    Hetian in Xinjiang is famous for its high-quality nephrite jade, which is made up of tremolite. In terms of quality, the more tremolite there is the better quality the jade.

  • Amazing Yili River Valley in Xinjiang

    2011-06-23 17:00

    Yili River Valley is located in the Yili Kazak Autonomous Prefecture, northwestern part of Xinjiang.

  • Xinjiang celebrates water-saving festival

    2011-06-10 14:58

    Local residents perform traditional dances to celebrate the annual Qingquan Festival, which literally translates to mean the festival of clearing the spring, in Xiamaya village, Yiwu county, Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region, June 9, 2011.

  • Breathtaking beauty of nature

    2011-07-14 17:26

    Gui Peng was a career lawyer for thirty years before a photography addiction took over. Gui said he simply likes travelling, discovering and sharing beauty with others.

  • 2nd Xinjiang International Folk Dance Festival

    2011-07-25 18:28

    The second China Xinjiang International Folk Dance Festival opened in Urumqi of Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region on July 20, 2011.

  • Urumqi holds anti-terrorist drill

    2011-07-07 07:41

    Soldiers at a military training school in Urumqi, capital of the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region, practice shooting during an anti-terrorist drill June 6, 2011.

  • Heat wave scorches Xinjiang

    2011-07-14 06:32

    A giant thermometer shows the ground temperature in Turpan, the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region, reached 76C on Tuesday.

  • Meteorite found in Xinjiang

    2011-07-19 10:42

    Astronomers inspect a big stony-iron meteorite that was found in Altay prefecture, Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region, on July 17, 2011.

  • Ballet classic Swan Lake staged in NW China

    2011-07-22 16:23

    Russian artists perform in ballet Swan Lake in Urumqi, capital of Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region, July 21, 2011.

  • Lassoing competition held in Xinjiang

    2011-07-18 15:01

    A rider takes part in a lassoing exhibition competition during the Nadam festival at a race ground on Bayanbulak prairie in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region, July 17, 2011.

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