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Yet again – West pushes HK BS as a way to try to take over China. What you need to know is all here ...    https://www.beijingbuzzz.com/china-travel-guide-videos/videos/hong-kong/    We`d like to move on, but the supremacist colonialists (and their useful idiots in HK) won`t give up .
What you need to know is all here ... https://www.beijingbuzzz.com/china-travel-guide-videos/videos/hong-kong/ We`d like to move on, but the supremacist colonialists (and their useful idiots in HK) won`t give up .
A Canadian couple in ChongQing 重庆. Sky bars, hot springs and more ..
Sky bars, hot springs and more ..
Shiitake mushrooms 香菇 – with LiZiQi. The shiitake mushroom is native to east Asia (especially China and Japan), and is cultivated and consumed in many Asian countries. It is considered a medicinal mushroom in traditional Asian medicine, and tastes great.    In the West you can find these in dried form at many Asian stores, and even large supermarkets, possibly in the `ethnic` section.
The shiitake mushroom is native to east Asia (especially China and Japan), and is cultivated and consumed in many Asian countries. It is considered a medicinal mushroom in traditional Asian medicine, and tastes great. In the West you can find these in dried form at many Asian stores, and even large supermarkets, possibly in the `ethnic` section.
When spring comes, let’s enjoy a pot of SiChuan dried ribs. 春暖花开,来上一锅享誉巴蜀的盐排骨可好?    ZiQi wrote the following when she released this video on Chinese social media on father`s day 2016 :    I don`t have a signature dish. I just heard from grandma that you liked it.  I don`t remember your face, but there`s always a silhouette in my head, and I know that it`s you.
春暖花开,来上一锅享誉巴蜀的盐排骨可好? ZiQi wrote the following when she released this video on Chinese social media on father`s day 2016 : I don`t have a signature dish. I just heard from grandma that you liked it. I don`t remember your face, but there`s always a silhouette in my head, and I know that it`s you.
GuBei Water Town (BeiJing) 古北水乡(北京). Plus the adjacent SiMaTai Great Wall at night.    Located in MiYun County, about two and a half hours drive north of central Beijing.
Plus the adjacent SiMaTai Great Wall at night. Located in MiYun County, about two and a half hours drive north of central Beijing.
Inspiring ideas for a beautiful home life. 激发美好生活理念的灵感
激发美好生活理念的灵感
Hand dyed denim-like blue cotton. 蓝草的一生?蓝印花布的一生?还是李子柒花裙子的一生    Calico is a plain-woven textile made from unbleached cotton.    Li ZiQi demonstrates her techniques with this traditional art and craft ...
蓝草的一生?蓝印花布的一生?还是李子柒花裙子的一生 Calico is a plain-woven textile made from unbleached cotton. Li ZiQi demonstrates her techniques with this traditional art and craft ...
14 years ago this american sold his house and moved to DaLi, China. 美國大叔賣掉房屋,移居中國14年:在百年老宅找到人生理想
美國大叔賣掉房屋,移居中國14年:在百年老宅找到人生理想
XiaMen City Singers 醒耳人声乐团 – music. Mr. Q - pure perfection - don`t miss it ! ...
Mr. Q - pure perfection - don`t miss it ! ...
Making Chinese peanut candy 花生糖.
Music MV – Rainbow Stone from the movie Legend of the White Snake. Stone and Li Yuer`s `Yuhua Stone` (Ci / Qu: Hu Li, 2010) is a song full of sadness and strength, which will be performed by Li Yugang and Stone one year later. The video clip is from the 2011 movie `The Legend of the White Snake`. Director: Cheng Xiaodong, starring: Jet Li, Huang Shengyi, Lin Feng Cai Zhuoyan. This original music video was edited by AlphaMV.
Stone and Li Yuer`s `Yuhua Stone` (Ci / Qu: Hu Li, 2010) is a song full of sadness and strength, which will be performed by Li Yugang and Stone one year later. The video clip is from the 2011 movie `The Legend of the White Snake`. Director: Cheng Xiaodong, starring: Jet Li, Huang Shengyi, Lin Feng Cai Zhuoyan. This original music video was edited by AlphaMV.
Lunchtime on a country hillside – pork and beans stir fry 猪肉和豆类炒.     Plus - braised pork ribs 红烧排骨 ...
Plus - braised pork ribs 红烧排骨 ...
Music – BeiJing My Love 北京我的爱. Singers - Yang Zi and Zhang YiShan 杨紫, 张一山 at the 2020 BeiJing Spring Festival Gala ...
Singers - Yang Zi and Zhang YiShan 杨紫, 张一山 at the 2020 BeiJing Spring Festival Gala ...
Music – Tibetan Plateau 青藏高原 – aLan Dawa Dolma. Awesome singer : aLan Dawa Dolma 阿兰·达瓦卓玛. Tibetan and Chinese version ...        Plus ...
Awesome singer : aLan Dawa Dolma 阿兰·达瓦卓玛. Tibetan and Chinese version ... Plus ...
Homemade tea eggs and milk tea. 自己在家都能做的茶葉蛋和焦糖奶茶,以後想吃也不用出去買啦
自己在家都能做的茶葉蛋和焦糖奶茶,以後想吃也不用出去買啦
Movie time – Let’s Get Married ! 咱们结婚吧 !. An awesome romantic comedy movie for Valentine`s Day.    Four couples with love, life and romance.    Filmed in China (BeiJing and ShenZhen) and Italy (Rome, Matera). Directed by Liu Jiang ...
An awesome romantic comedy movie for Valentine`s Day. Four couples with love, life and romance. Filmed in China (BeiJing and ShenZhen) and Italy (Rome, Matera). Directed by Liu Jiang ...
Movie time – For Love or Money 露水红颜. No English subtitles, but easy to follow.    Directed by Gao XiXi and starring Liu YiFei and Rain.    A beautiful romantic film (15+) ...
No English subtitles, but easy to follow. Directed by Gao XiXi and starring Liu YiFei and Rain. A beautiful romantic film (15+) ...
How we met – a Swedish girl and a QingHai soulmate…. You have undoubtedly seen a few of their videos - and there will be many more. Here`s the back story of how they met ...
You have undoubtedly seen a few of their videos - and there will be many more. Here`s the back story of how they met ...

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BeiJing 北京 and TianJin 天津 videos

BeiJing city, the capital of China, lies with BeiJing municiality, like a small province. BeiJing has many UNESCO World Heritage Sites including the Forbidden City, Summer Palace, Temple of Heaven and sections of the Great Wall of China. However, a rich architectural and cultural heritage is combined with many modern features. With two huge international airports, BeiJing is well connected with the world and a popular tourist destination.

Inline skating contest, BeiJing 北京 – video. `Battle Masters Beijing`.  The second film is from a pairs contest in Germany, 2011.
`Battle Masters Beijing`. The second film is from a pairs contest in Germany, 2011.
BeiJing 北京 hutongs 胡同.
Happy in Beijing 北京  : )( :. Family and friends from the Philippines on a trip to Beijing ...
Family and friends from the Philippines on a trip to Beijing ...
The beautiful Summer Palace 頤和園 in BeiJing.
Night cruise on the TaiHe river, TianJin 天津. Take a gentle sail through beautifully lit TianJin ...
Take a gentle sail through beautifully lit TianJin ...
LongQing Xia 龙庆峡 (Great Dragon Gorge) near Beijing. The beautiful LongQing Xia Scenic Area is located 90 kilometers (55 miles) north-west of Beijing.    A great day trip from the city. Besides boating, there are also hiking trails, bungee jumping and zip lines.
The beautiful LongQing Xia Scenic Area is located 90 kilometers (55 miles) north-west of Beijing. A great day trip from the city. Besides boating, there are also hiking trails, bungee jumping and zip lines.
Forbidden City 紫禁城 photo shoot. Beautiful pre-wedding pictures at the Palace Museum in BeiJing ...
Beautiful pre-wedding pictures at the Palace Museum in BeiJing ...
SanLiTun 三里屯, BeiJing. SānLǐTún is a popular destination for shopping, fashion, dining and entertainment.
SānLǐTún is a popular destination for shopping, fashion, dining and entertainment.
The Summer Palace 頤和園 in BeiJing. The Summer Palace is the largest and best-preserved imperial garden in China.  Its Chinese name, YiHeYuan, translates as `Garden of Nurtured Harmony` or `Garden for Maintaining Health and Harmony`. With interconnected lakes and many pavilions, bridges, pagodas, halls and highly decorated corridors, it is a showcase of Chinese garden arts.
The Summer Palace is the largest and best-preserved imperial garden in China. Its Chinese name, YiHeYuan, translates as `Garden of Nurtured Harmony` or `Garden for Maintaining Health and Harmony`. With interconnected lakes and many pavilions, bridges, pagodas, halls and highly decorated corridors, it is a showcase of Chinese garden arts.


ShangHai 上海 videos

ShangHai is known for dynamism, style, and its international, modern aspects, yet has historical features too, such as the famous Bund along the HuangPu River, with its colonial era architecture. On the other side of the river lies the futuristic looking PuDong district which has quickly made ShangHai a leading financial center. Yet the city also has many traditional places too, such as the beautiful YuYuan Garden, Jade Buddha Temple and ZhuJiaJiao water town.

Video : China : The main pavilions at the ShangHai 上海 World Expo – video The China pavilion and the Urbanisation pavilion.  `Better City, Better Life` : 1st May to 31st October 2010.
The China pavilion and the Urbanisation pavilion. `Better City, Better Life` : 1st May to 31st October 2010.
Video : China : ShangHai 上海 to BeiJing 北京 by high speed rail The second video shows the overnight sleeper train.
The second video shows the overnight sleeper train.
Video : China : ShangHai 上海 by day Places include People`s Square, Nanjing Road, the Bund, Pudong and more ...
Places include People`s Square, Nanjing Road, the Bund, Pudong and more ...
Video : China : 252 meters above ShangHai 上海 At the Oriental Pearl Tower ...
At the Oriental Pearl Tower ...
Video : China : ShangHai 上海 – an aerial and historical guide A fascinating look at the extraordinary history and transformation of ShangHai.    With China Central TV (CCTV). Narrated by Owen Grant.        Bonus film - sailing along the HuangPu River at night, between the Bund in PuXi (west of the river) and PuDong (east of the river).    The most well known area of PuDong is the LuJiaZui finance and trade zone that includes the ShangHai Stock Exchange and many of ShangHai`s highest buildings, such as the Oriental Pearl Tower, the Jin Mao Tower, the ShangHai World Financial Center, and the ShangHai Tower.
A fascinating look at the extraordinary history and transformation of ShangHai. With China Central TV (CCTV). Narrated by Owen Grant. Bonus film - sailing along the HuangPu River at night, between the Bund in PuXi (west of the river) and PuDong (east of the river). The most well known area of PuDong is the LuJiaZui finance and trade zone that includes the ShangHai Stock Exchange and many of ShangHai`s highest buildings, such as the Oriental Pearl Tower, the Jin Mao Tower, the ShangHai World Financial Center, and the ShangHai Tower.
Video : China : Insiders’ Guides, 2016 With Insider TV.    BeiJing ...        ShangHai ...        HangZhou ...        GuangZhou ...        ShenZhen ...        Hong Kong ...        Macau ...
With Insider TV. BeiJing ... ShangHai ... HangZhou ... GuangZhou ... ShenZhen ... Hong Kong ... Macau ...


GuangDong 广东 : GuangZhou, ShenZhen videos

Discover GuangZhou 广州 …
Provincial capital of GuangDong.
ShenZhen 深圳 stroll
Modern China, center of business and commerce, began here, in GuangDong province, south east China, just forty years ago, following the vision and effort of Deng XiaoPing (1904 - 1997). Deng XiaoPing opened China to the world, as it had been during the long period of a prior golden age with the Silk Road to the Middle East and Europe (by land) and other parts of south east Asia and as far as Africa via the Silk Road of the Sea.
ShenZhen 深圳 night scene


YunNan 云南 : LiJiang, DaLi, Tiger Leaping Gorge videos

The Stone Forest at ShiLin 石林, YunNan province
Overview : Walk-through : Music and dance : Fly-over and night-time : The Stone Forest is not far from the city of Kunming.
Beautiful Shangri-La 香格里拉 – road trip
XiāngGéLǐLā, north west YunNan province, near the Tibetan Plateau. Film crew from TaiWan. With wonderful ethereal / spiritual music. Don`t miss it ...
This is beautiful YunNan 云南 …
YunNan province lies in south west China. A two hour special filmed by Alain Claude Pasche ...
A trip to Shangri-la 香格里拉 in YunNan province
Shangri-la (XiāngGéLǐLā) was a semi-fictional paradise depicted in the book `Lost Horizon` by James Hilton. This town in YunNan province, with a great likeness to the fictional paradise that Hilton depicted, was renamed from ZhongDian to Shangri-la in 2001.
Awesome YunNan 云南 province
First, a beautiful time-lapse film by KevinWK. Don`t miss it ... Plus, A trip to LiJiang (and Shangrila), YunNan ...
This is LiJiang 丽江 old town …
The ancient town of LiJiang, in YunNan province, is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, with over 800 years of history. It was an important hub of the South Silk Road, along which many items were traded, including tea. It is home to the NaXi ethnic minority. LiJiang has lots of boutique hotels and cosy hostels in traditional architecture.

SiChuan ?? & ChongQing ?? : ChengDu, EmeiShan, JiuZhaiGou, LeShan videos

Beautiful scenes at JiuZhaiGou 九寨沟 valley, SiChuan province
Cyan lakes, wonderful waterfalls and verdant forests ...
ChongQing  重庆 musical fountains night shows
Beautiful ChongQing 重庆
A composition of aerial and time-lapse scenes ...
Going home …
A short story for the Chinese New Year. The Spring Festival is about a new year, a new beginning. A time of renewal, and hope and a fresh start, a time of good-will. For example, fireworks, apart from being a joy to all, are to scare away bad spirits. One can see this symbolize the breaking of old habits of thought - a spring clean of the mind.
The LeShan Giant Buddha 乐山大佛
In SiChuan province. The Giant Buddha, which is around 70 meters in height, was carved from the cliff face during the Tang dynasty (618 - 907). It took 90 years to complete. At 3,100 meters (10,170 feet), the nearby Mount EMei is the highest of the four sacred Buddhist mountains in China and a UNESCO World Heritage site.
The wonderful waterfalls of JiuZhaiGou 九寨沟
A scenic area / nature reserve in SiChuan province. Also, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.


GuangXi 广西 & GuiZhou 贵州 : GuiLin, YangShuo, HuangGuoShu videos



ZheJiang 浙江 : HangZhou, NingBo, WuZhen videos

Mount YanDang 雁蕩山, WenZhou, ZheJiang province
YanDangShan, in a micro movie. YanDang Mountain is known for its natural beauty, arising from its many vertical rock faces and pinnacles, lush forests and bamboo groves, streams with clear water, waterfalls and caves. The area also hosts numerous temples and shrines, many built inside caves. A good place for hiking. YanDangShan lis near the east coast of China.
A trip to HangZhou 杭州 and the West Lake 西湖
NingBo from the air
ZheJiang province.


JiangSu 江苏 : SuZhou, NanJing, ZhouZhuang videos

SuZhou Encounter 邂逅姑苏
A beautiful film from JiangSu province, east China ... Includes scenes from TaiHu Lake Scenic Area, just to the west of SuZhou.   SuZhou - A city for the poetic life 苏州:诗意生活 A wonderful animation in traditional Chinese painting style ... The classical gardens, temples and canals of SuZhou
ZhouZhuang water town 周庄
Beautiful ZhouZhuang lies in JiangSu province, about 30 km southeast of Suzhou.
Around SuQian 宿迁, JiangSu province
SuQian is a city with a cultural history of 2,500 years. The earliest use of the name was in 762 A.D. during the Tang Dynasty. The city is located on the North JiangSu Plain, with a highest elevation of 71 m over sea level and the lowest 2.8 m only. The elevation is gradually reduces along northwest to southeast. SuQian is abundant in water resources and the water surface area is close one third of its total land mass.


ShaanXi 陕西 : Xi'An, Terracotta Warriors, HuaShan videos

Xi’An 西安 !
The capital of ShaanXi province in central China ...
A day in Xi’An 西安, ShaanXi province
Including the Terracotta Warriors ...
The beauty of the historical DaMing Palace 大明宫
The DaMing Palace (DaMing Gong, Palace of Great Brilliance) was the imperial palace complex of the Tang Dynasty, located in its capital Chang`An. It served as the royal residence of the Tang emperors for more than 220 years. Today, the DaMing Palace site is designated a National Heritage Site of China, located a little north east of present-day Xi`An city center, ShaanXi province, central China.


ShanXi 山西 : PingYao, YunGang Grottoes, WuTaiShan mountain videos

A trip to China 中国 …
ZhangJiaJie 张家界 (HuNan) and HuaShan 华山 (ShaanXi) ... XingPing 兴平 and the Li River 漓江 (GuangXi) ... Xi`An 西安 (ShaanXi) and BeiJing 北京 ... LuoYang 洛阳 (HeNan) and PingYao 平遥 (ShanXi) ...
The Hanging Temple of HengShan 悬空寺, and the YunGang Grottoes 云冈石窟
Near DaTong, ShanXi province. The Hanging Temple (XuanKong Temple 悬空寺, XuánKōng Sì) is constructed on a vertical cliff face, 75 meters (245 feet) above the ground, at the foot of the HengShan mountain. The temple lies about 64 kilometers south east of the city of DaTong. Together with the YunGang Grottoes, the Hanging Temple is one of the main tourist attractions and historical sites in the DaTong area.
This is beautiful ShanXi 山西 province …
ShānXī province lies to the west / south-west of HeBei and BeiJing. The capital is TaiYuan. This film focuses on the plethora of impressive ancient sites and natural wonders; these include : * JinCi Temple 25 kilometers (16 miles) south west of TaiYuan, noted for its Song dynasty paintings and architecture.


HaiNan 海南 : SanYa, HaiKou videos

From Hainan 海南 to Harbin 哈尔滨 …
December 2013. From the tropical far south of China to the frozen far north, a temperature difference of around 50C in winter! The Harbin International Snow and Ice Festival starts in early January. In 2014, the festival celebrated its 50th birthday and was bigger than ever. See the snow sculptures by day and the ice lantern structures by night.
‘Our first month in HaiNan 海南 (paradise)’ …
Studying in HaiKou 海口, the capital of the island province.
Fun trip to HaiNan 海南 and YunNan 云南 provinces
University exchange to SanYa University 三亚 大学 (SānYà DàXué), HaiNan, plus a trip to south YunNan ...


HeBei 河北 & ShanDong 山东 : QingDao, ShanHaiGuan, TaiShan videos

Introducing the city of JiNan 济南
JǐNán is the provincial capital city of ShanDong province in east China. It is known as the `City of Springs`. Including BaoTu Park and HongJiaLou ... Aerial views ...
Discover ShiJiaZhuang 石家庄, capital of HeBei province
HeBei province more or less surrounds BeiJing municipality. ShiJiaZhuang lies about 260 kilometres (160 miles) south-west of BeiJing city.
ShanHaiGuan 山海关, HeBei province
ShānHǎiGuān, `Mountain Sea Gate`, close to QinHuangDao. Where the Great Wall of China meets the ocean ...


GanSu 甘肃 and NingXia 宁夏 : JiaYuGuan, DunHuang, YinChuan videos

Two months in China’s south west 中国
Highlights of an eight week trip though Tibet, YunNan, SiChuan, GanSu and QingHai provinces (2007).
XiaMen, FuJian province, Urumqi, XinJiang province, and DunHuang, GanSu province
A few of the great China videos by Stick2r ...
China 中国 from the air – a breathtaking journey …
These amazing films capture the beauty of nature and city ... Don`t miss it ! The best videographers. The best music. Turn up the volume; relax; let`s go ... Hong Kong The Great Wall (JinShanLing / SiMaTai, close to Beijing) QingHai province JiuZhaiGou and HuangLong, SiChuan province Crescent Moon Spring / Lake, 6 km from DunHuang, GanSu province, north west China Guilin and YangShuo, GuangXi province The Tibetan Plateau, far south west China HuiZhou, GuangDong province, south east China TianShan Mountain area, XinJiang province, far west China MoGao Grotto, YuMenGuan, YangGuan, JiaYuGuan, YaDan, DanXia; all in GanSu province Tian Tan Giant Buddha, Hong Kong GuangZhou, provincial capital of GuangDong and close to Hong Kong Various places in China


HuNan 湖南 and HuBei 湖北 : WuLingYuan, ZhangJiaJie, FengHuang videos



AnHui 安徽 : HuangShan, HongCun videos

Scenes from HuangShan 黄山 in AnHui province …
HongCun 宏村 and MuKeng Bamboo Forest 木坑竹海
Step back in time with Tim and Glo as they visit HóngCūn, in the historical HuiZhou region of southern AnHui province, near the south west slope of Mount HuangShan, plus the close-by MuKeng Bamboo Forest. The architecture and features of the approximately 150 residences that date from the Ming and Qing dynasties are among the best of their kind in China.
Mount JiuHua 九华山 in the snow
JǐuHuá Shān, `Nine Glorious Mountains`, is one of the four sacred mountains of Chinese Buddhism. Located in AnHui province, it is famous for its rich landscape and ancient temples. A beautiful film ...


JiangXi 江西 and FuJian 福建 : XiaMen, WuYiShan, JingDeZhen videos



HeNan 河南 : ShaoLin Temple, LongMen Grottoes, ZhengZhou videos

PingDingShan 平顶山, HeNan province
Including Mount ShiRen.
Street food tour in KaiFeng 开封, HeNan province
KaiFeng is one of China`s eight ancient capitals and has a population and culture partly based on the Muslim Hui ethnic minority.
Beautiful scenes from the ‘Zen Music Shaolin Grand Ceremony’ 少林寺
Shaolin Temple is located near the base of SongShan Mountain near DengFeng in Henan province and is the cradle of ShaoLin Kung Fu Buddhist culture. The live show is located in DaiXian Valley, 7 kilometers from the ShaoLin Temple and ten kilometers south of DengFeng in ZhengZhou city. Performances: 20:00 - 21:15 between mid-March and mid-November.


West China : Tibet 西藏, QingHai 青海, XinJiang 新疆 videos



North China : LiaoNing 辽宁, HeiLongJiang 黑龙江, JiLin 吉林, Inner Mongolia 内蒙古 videos

Exploring China 中国 – a solo backpacking adventure …
An (English-speaking) Italian explores the mountains and cities of China ... Part 1 : GuangZhou (GuangDong) | ShangHai | HangZhou (ZheJiang) Part 2 : HuangShan (AnHui) | JiuHuaShan (AnHui) | Xi`An (ShaanXi) Part 3 : Xi`An (ShaanXi) | HuaShan (ShaanXi) | HohHot (Inner Mongolia) Bonus film ... BeiJing, ShangHai, Xi`An, GuiLin .
Beautiful DaLian 美丽大连 超清
LiaoNing province. A beautiful film ... DaLian at night ... Informational guide ...
DaLian 大连 city in time-lapse
LiaoNing province.


China 中国 videos

Future China – a talk by Martin Jacques
China 中国 trip, 2013 (9)
Filmed in November 2013. Places featured: Hong Kong *, Li River (GuangXi) *, LiJiang (YunNan), Tiger Leaping Gorge *, ChengDu (pandas), Tibet *, ShangHai, BeiJing (wild Great Wall *); * indicates most footage.
21 amazing days in China …

Music and dance videos

The Tang Dynasty Show in Xi’An 西安
The Tang Dynasty Music and Dance Show has become a classic that has been running since 1982 and has also toured many countries. Xi`An, formerly known as Chang`An, was the imperial capital during 13 dynasties. Of these, the Tang Dynasty (618 - 907) was perhaps the most glorious of all. The Tang was open to outside influences, taking in the best of various art forms of not only past dynasties but also the ethnic groups in China as well as central and western Asia, including a wide range of unusual musical instruments and a variety of techniques in painting, sculpting, patterns, costume design, poetry, singing and dancing.
Enter the chill-out zone – long play (1)
Beautiful, relaxing musical soundscapes for inner calm, inspired by the orient ...
Beijing 北京 Swing !
Awesome feel-good dance video ... Locations: The Great Wall, the Summer Palace, the `Bird`s Nest` Beijing National Stadium, QianHai - HouHai, the Temple of Heaven, ZhongShan Park and The Place mall. Music:the fantastic Pink Martini - `Wo Yao Ni De Ai  我要你的爱`  (I Want You, To Be My Baby) http://swingbeijing.
The Chinese New Year Gala, 2015
A selection of songs from the China Central TV Gala, Beijing TV (BTV), Hunan TV, and more ...
QingHai Lake 青海湖 – a beautiful music video
QingHai province The group is called HAYA, together with singer DaiQing Tana, and the song is in both mandarin and mongolian. The song is based on a QingHai folk tune. Beautiful in every way ...
A Voice of China (3)
Our third and final post on the 4th series of the Voice of China - surprise edition ; ) Includes : Lin Yan (林燕) - `别来纠缠我` (Don`t Pester Me) Zhang Xin (张新) - `Fallin`` 21:14 Zhu Ke (朱克) - `离不开你` (Can`t Leave You) 24:08 SaYa Chang (张惠春) - `怎么说我不爱你` (How Can You Say I Don`t Love You) 27:31 Li ZhiXian (李致贤) & Chyi Chin (齐秦) - `火柴天堂` (Matchstick Heaven) and more .
 

Food videos

Lunchtime on a country hillside – pork and beans stir fry 猪肉和豆类炒
Plus - braised pork ribs 红烧排骨 ...
Perfect Five-Nut MoonCakes
Most associated with the Mid-Autumn Festival.
Peppered beef stir fry
A cuisine masterclass for cooking this classic Chinese food dish ...

Movie videos

This is TaiYuan 太原 …
TàiYuán is the provincial capital of ShanXi. Plus - a charming micro movie ...
Movie time – The Secret 不能说的秘密
Directed by, co-written by, and starring Jay Chou. With Gwei Lun-Mei, Anthony Wong and Alice Tzeng. Filmed in Taiwan; released 2007. We cannot tell what happens. But don`t miss it ... As in life. Better late than never. The secret is right there, if one has open eyes, and an open heart.
Movie time – Let’s Get Married ! 咱们结婚吧 !
An awesome romantic comedy movie for Valentine`s Day. Four couples with love, life and romance. Filmed in China (BeiJing and ShenZhen) and Italy (Rome, Matera). Directed by Liu Jiang ...

Documentary videos

What is China really like – fact and fiction
An interesting interview that looks into Western propaganda ... Bonus film - a talk by professor Kishore Mahbubani ...
Mount HuangShan 黄山 : a documentary
HuangShan (Yellow Mountain) is a group of mountains in AnHui province, east China. Famous for its rugged peaks, unusual rocks and tenacious pine trees, this beautiful landscape is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
ShangHai 上海 – an aerial and historical guide
A fascinating look at the extraordinary history and transformation of ShangHai. With China Central TV (CCTV). Narrated by Owen Grant. Bonus film - sailing along the HuangPu River at night, between the Bund in PuXi (west of the river) and PuDong (east of the river). The most well known area of PuDong is the LuJiaZui finance and trade zone that includes the ShangHai Stock Exchange and many of ShangHai`s highest buildings, such as the Oriental Pearl Tower, the Jin Mao Tower, the ShangHai World Financial Center, and the ShangHai Tower.

Chinese language videos

The Chinese Language
A brief introduction to the Chinese Language Writing Chinese script developed from pictograms. Early pictograms were in use about 3,500 years ago. Originally these were something like the pictograms we are familiar with from the ancient Egyptians. Over the years these gradually changed from depictional to be increasingly abstract although in some cases the similarity of original pictogram and modern character can still be seen.
An introduction to the Chinese language for visitors
With HowToChinese and Fluenz ...
100 useful conversational phrases for Chinese language learners
Bonus film - two hours of pronunciation practice ...

Art, architecture and crafts videos

Chinese Cloisonné 景泰蓝 (JǐngTàiLán)
DIY wood mold for mooncakes and a special ‘five nut’ recipe
自制模具做月饼 `On Mid-Autumn Festival, I made a wooden mold to make five-nuts mooncake from my childhood memory. When I was young, I love to eat melon seeds, peanuts, crystal sugar in five-nuts mooncake, and occasionally I could eat a bit of sour pericarpium citri reticulatae. When l eat such a five-nuts mooncake again, all the memories come back.
The Forbidden City 紫禁城 in Ultra HD / 4K
See the architectural marvel that is the Palace Museum in the heart of the blue sky city of BeiJing ...

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