Ginkgo Leaves Turn Yellow as “Li Qiu” Approaches
The photo, taken on August 8, shows ginkgo leaves turn yellow on both sides of Furong Road (N), Kaifu District, Changsha.That day marked “Li Qiu”, the 13th of China’s 24 solar terms which means the beginning of autumn. From that day on, summer heat would gradually withdraw, while cool autumn approaches.
Qixi Festival Celebrations in Changsha Ancient Town
A Silk Road Cultural Week with the theme of “Qixi Festival” is being held at the Macrolink Tongguan Kiln Ancient Town, the former site of the Changsha Tongguan Kiln, between August 3 and 7.
In Pics: Blooming Summer Flowers Along the Liuyang River
The photos, taken on August 4, shows crape myrtles are in full bloom in Sifangping Yueliang Park Section along the Liuyang River Scenic Belt. These gorgeous summer flowers are glowing in the sunshine along the several kilometer-long scenic belt, attracting many residents to go there for sightseeing, leisure, and fitness.
Changsha Zoo Takes Various Measures to Cool Animals
A panda eats bamboo in an air-conditioned room at a zoo in Changsha, central China's Hunan Province, Aug. 2, 2019. The zoo takes various measures to cool the animals due to high temperature in Changsha.
People Read at Xinhua Bookstore in Changsha
Two boys read a book at a branch of the Xinhua Bookstore in Changsha, central China's Hunan Province, July 31, 2019.
Six Summer Travel Routes 2019
Recently, the Hunan Provincial Department of Culture and Tourism announced six summer travel routes at the opening ceremony of the 2019 Hunan Summer Rural Culture and Tourism Festival.