Harbin ranks among top three summer tourism destinations
Harbin has been voted amongst the top three summer tourism destinations after Beijing and Dalian, according to a survey report on the willingness of urban and rural residents to travel during the third quarter of 2018, as launched by the China Tourism Research Institute.
Harbin is a popular destination due to its pleasant summer temperature and plentiful tourist attractions, followed by Qinhuangdao, Changchun, Shanghai, Hangzhou, Sanya, Shenyang and Jilin.
Located southwest of the Northeast China’s Heilongjiang province, Harbin is at the same latitude as Montreal, with its summer temperatures usually ranging from 19 Celsius to 23 Celsius, providing a pleasant climate for tourists want to avoid summer heat in the major areas of China.
Meanwhile, Harbin possesses a strong and exotic flavor, combining both the history and the eastern and western cultures of its northern ethnic groups, which have helped Harbin earn the nicknames “Ice City,” “Eastern Moscow” and “Eastern Paris.”
Additionally, Harbin has rich scenic spots involving wetland parks, forest parks, western-style architecture, remains of the old times, amusement parks, spring resorts, beautiful river landscapes and various art halls.
St. Sophia Church [Photo/VCG]
Volga Manor is captured in summer. [Photo/VCG]
Night view of Harbin. [Photo/VCG]
Harbin Red Cross organized a medical and health volunteer team to provide free medical services for residents in Nangang district.
The High People’s Court of Heilongjiang province officially launched Thunderbolt Action on the afternoon of May 31.
About 10 government departments in Daoli district, Harbin, Heilongjiang province, carried out joint enforcement June 1 to remove more than 20 illegal constructions with a total area of over 2000 square meters to advance an expropriation project.
Harbin has seen a dramatic reduction in traffic congestion, according to statistics released by Amap, a Chinese navigation service provider.