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  • Zhungar Basin

    Zhungar Basin

    Penny posted on Tuesday, June 20st 2017 at 19:36

    Zhungar Basin, lying between Tianshan Mountains and Altai Mountains, is characteristic of being higher in the eastern part and lower in the western part in topography with the altitudes varying from 500 meters - 1000 meters above sea level. To its west is the ......

  • The Pamirs——The Only Highest Mountains On The Earth

    The Pamirs——The Only Highest Mountains On The Earth

    Penny posted on Saturday, June 17st 2017 at 13:17

    The Pamirs, the eastern part of which is located in the extreme southwest Xinjiang, is where Tianshan Mountain ranges and Kunlun Mountain ranges converge and the general altitude is between 3200-4500 meters. The Pamirs consists of magnificent rolling mountains......

  • Altai Mountains——The Gold Mountains

    Altai Mountains——The Gold Mountains

    Penny posted on Friday, June 16st 2017 at 10:32

    “Altai”, a Mongolian name, means “gold”. So it is the name of Altai Mountains, meaning “the gold mountains”. Altai Mountains about 2000 kilometers in length, northwest to southeast in direction, lies in Inner Asia, covering the land of China, Russia and Mongol......

  • Xinjiang——The Largest Land Area In China

    Xinjiang——The Largest Land Area In China

    Penny posted on Thursday, June 15st 2017 at 13:00

    There are only may be one world that could be used for telling you about Xinjiang, which is “largeness”. Xinjiang is large because, for and most, it has a large territory, more than 1.60 million square kilometers in area, about one sixth of the total territor......

  • Kazak——The Ethnic Customs

    Kazak——The Ethnic Customs

    posted on Wednesday, June 14st 2017 at 11:07

    The Kazak in Xinjiang has a population of over 1.2 million with the majority living in the Ili Kazak Autonomous Prefecture, Mori Kazak Autonomous County and Barkol Kazak Autonomous County. The Kazak Language is member of the Turkic Language Group of the Altaic......

  • The Home of The Melons and Fruits——Xinjiang

    The Home of The Melons and Fruits——Xinjiang

    posted on Tuesday, June 13st 2017 at 18:32

    Xinjiang is reputed as the home of the melons and fruit. It is a local saying for praising the fruits and melons that Xinjiang produces that Turpan’s grapes, Shanshan’s melons, Korla’s fragrant pears, Kucha’s apricots, Yecheng’s pomegranates, Atushi’s figs, Ho......

  • The Extraordinary Scenery In Xinjiang

    The Extraordinary Scenery In Xinjiang

    posted on Monday, June 12st 2017 at 11:13

    The crustal movement, the changing climate, the water scour and even the erosion caused by sunshine have all contributed to today’s magnificent landscapes of Xinjiang. The Wucaiwan, or “Five-Colored Bay”, is dazzling. The silicified wood is miraculous. The dri......

  • Ethic Sports in Xinjiang

    Ethic Sports in Xinjiang

    posted on Saturday, June 10st 2017 at 11:39

    Xinjiang has been inhabited by many ethnic peoples since ancient times. Geographic features and ethnic cultures have greatly contributed to the development of local ethnic sports. Wrestling is popular among the ethnic minority nationalities, especially among U......

  • Uygur —— The Ethnic Customs

    Uygur —— The Ethnic Customs

    posted on Friday, June 09st 2017 at 10:02

    The Uygur nationality has a population of over 8 million, the majority of them live in compacted communities of the areas to the south of Tianshan Mountains, such as Kashgar, Hotan and Aksu, and the rest inhabited in Ili prefecture and other places in the nort......

  • Kanas— A Mysterious Place In Xinjiang

    Kanas— A Mysterious Place In Xinjiang

    posted on Thursday, June 08st 2017 at 11:47

    The Kanas Lake is located in the heart of The Kanas Nature Reserve, 120 kilometers away from Burqin County - Xinjiang’s Altai Region. Its name , Kanas, is a Mongolian word that means “a beautiful and mysterious place”. About 1,375 meters above sea level, 25 ki......