Thu, August 19, 2010

2009 Winter Sightseeing

Frozen tree branches after snowfall at Lushan

Photos taken on Jan. 13, 2010 show frozen tree branches after snowfall at Lushan Mountain, a famous tourist destination in central China's Jiangxi Province. Full story

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Icicle scene of Hukou Waterfall

Video shows the icicle scene at the Hukou Waterfall, China's Shaanxi Province. Crowds of visitors and photographers came to the Hukou Waterfall to admire the icicle scene.

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2010-02-07 09:49:08 GMT Xinhua English Photos taken on Feb. 7, 2010 show some plum blossom in full bloom at the East Lake in Wuhan, central China's Hubei Province. Covering an area of over 80 mu (about 13 acres), the garden of plum blossom at the East Lake has attracted a number of tourists and photographers recently.

Climbing up frozen waterfall

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Beautiful rime on branches decorates E China

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Int'l Snow Sculpture Contest held in Harbin

2010-01-14 05:53:21 GMT Xinhua English Photos taken on Jan. 13, 2010 show the prize-winning snow sculptures during the 15th Harbin International Snow Sculpture Contest in Harbin, northeast China's Heilongjiang Province.

Frozen tree branches after snowfall at Lushan

2010-01-14 03:42:44 GMT Xinhua English Photos taken on Jan. 13, 2010 show frozen tree branches after snowfall at Lushan Mountain, a famous tourist destination in central China's Jiangxi Province.

Mexicans have fun with snow

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Snow-blanketed park in Brussels

2010-01-11 02:33:04 GMT Xinhua English People sled in a snow-blanketed park in Brussels, capital of Belgim, Jan. 10, 2010. People entertained themselves after the continuous snowfall although it brought about some chaos to normal life.

Int'l ice sculpture contest concludes in Moscow

2010-01-08 01:12:39 GMT Xinhua English MOSCOW, Jan. 7 (Xinhua) -- Sculptors from Russia, Mexico and Japan grabbed medals from the Moscow leg of Russia's first international ice sculpture contest that concluded Thursday.

Animal-shaped ice sculptures exhibited in NY

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Snow turns Central Park into land of fun

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Frozen waterfall in Sichuan Province

2010-01-13 06:56:18 GMT SINA.com Frozen waterfall in Sichuan Province.

Enchanting rime scenery after snow

2010-01-04 07:35:44 GMT SINA.com Enchanting rime scenery after snow.

Magnificent icicle scene of Hukou Waterfall

2009-12-25 03:24:19 GMT SINA.com Magnificent icicle scene of Hukou Waterfall.

Creativity shines in snowmen by Chinese this winter

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Wuhan embraces first snowfall

2009-11-17 03:50:09 GMT SINA.com The first snowfall for the winter season fell on Wuhan City, central China's Hubei Province, November 16, 2009.