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You need to breathe deeply on a trip to the far west of Sichuan, but you’ll be rewarded with stunning scenery and oxygen on tap

Journey to the east of megacity Shenzhen, and you’ll find natural highs to hike, as well as beaches and tasty seafood

With snow-capped peaks, blue skies and waters, Qinghai Lake and Chaka Salt Lake are a photographer’s dream - if you can avoid the scarf aunties

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A search for the Silk Road in the deserts around Dunhuang brings history and a sense of adventure

More than its namesake beef noodle dish, Lanzhou offers a glimpse of Yellow River culture on the edge of the desert

The Henan city with an iron will that has survived natural disasters offers tasty treats as well as imperial and Jewish history