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Supermarkets and hotels built in China's Xisha Islands

(Xinhua)

09:52, May 09, 2012

Chinese fishermen dock at the beach of Zhaoshu Island , one of China's Xisha Islands on the South China Sea, May 7, 2012.(Xinhua/Hou Jiansen)

Located 330 kilometers southeast of South China's Hainan province, the Xisha Islands are one of four big island groups in the South China Sea, together with the Dongsha, Nansha and Zhongsha islands. Situated south of the Tropic of Cancer with abundant rainfall, a group of Chinese reporters took a tour of the Xisha Islands and recorded some amazing images of these islands.

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NG. at 2012-05-09220.255.2.*
Xisha Islands are such a beautiful place. A sad thing is that China takes so a long time to realise and develop it. It should allow the businessmen to invest and develop it into a tourist attractions such snorkering, divings, water sports, holidays resorts, etc. It should encourage the tourists to rest here for 3-days or more.
  

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