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Winter tourism booms in NW China's Dunhuang

(People's Daily Online)

15:43, October 28, 2011

Riding on camels, tourists visit the Mingsha Mountain and Crescent Moon Lake scenery zone in Dunhuang, northwestern China's Gansu Province, Oct. 26, 2011. (Xinhua/Zhang Meng)

The local government has issued a series of favorable policies to boost the tourism in Dunhuang in northwestern China's Gansu Province. Many tourists visited the Dunhuang Mogao Grottoes since October. There are on average 1,600 people visiting the Dunhuang Mogao Grottoes every day.

Edited and translated by Han Shasha, People's Daily Online

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