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Local Snacks of Xining City

Xining is the capital of Qinghai Province, playing an important role as the center of the provincial politics, economy, culture, education, science, transport and communications. Built in 222AD, this old west city bears typical characteristics of coexistence of multi-ethnic and multi-religious cultures. Xining is not only a Chinese Excellent Tourism City due to the beautiful [...]

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Qinghai Province

Known as the birthplace of three of Asia’s rivers, Qinghai province is situated on the northeastern part of the Tibet-Qinghai Plateau. The Yellow River originates in the middle of the province, while the Yangtze and Mekong have their headwaters in the southern part. Lying on highlands averaging 3, 000 m above sea level, Qinghai Province [...]

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Torch Festival

Long long time ago, there lived a Samson in heaven called Srearbi, while among Yi people on the ground there was another Hercules called Artilaba – the two both have inexhaustible strength that can even pull up mountains. One day, Srearbi intended to provoke a wrestling match with Artilaba. However, Artilaba happened not at home [...]

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