A tourist looks out on an ancient castle of 13th century A.D. in Gruyere, May 18, 2011. Gruyere is famous for its cheese named after the town's name Gruyere. [Xinhua/Yu Yang]
Hit the Night Markets for Food in Taiwan
Taiwan is in the subtropical and tropical zone that is rich in fruit production. Fresh fruit juice is at its best here.
Installation art is the highlight of the Chinese Pavilion at the 54th International Art Exhibition of Venice Biennale, running from June 4 to Nov 27.
Chinese folklore has it that humans were originally created out of clay by the Goddess Nüwa. Still using her simple materials, Chinese folk artists revive this legend daily by molding delicate clay figurines.
The south China city of Guangzhou has launched a national tour, aimed at sharing the area's top performances, with art lovers around the country.
Gu Changwei is one of the country's first directors to tackle HIV/AIDS. Director Gu Changwei describes himself as "a blunt man without big ambitions".
The annual peony festival is now on in the gardens of Guxian county, Shanxi province
Tea Peking Opera
Jade Chinese New Year