Guizhou’s Fanjing Mountain named ‘most exciting destination’ for

Fanjing Mountain in Southwest China’s Guizhou province has been included as one of the 28 d

estinations and experiences for the year of 2019 by National Geographic Traveler magazine.

The only Chinese destination to be listed, together with Egypt’s Cairo, Canada’s Toronto and Vietnam’s H

oang Lien Son, the mountain is described as “a sacred Buddhist site and a place rewarding hiker with bizarre rock formations and above-the-

clouds views” by the magazine. Home to 382 vertebrate species including wild panda and clouded leopard, the nature rese

rve is also the habitat of the largest number of gray snub-nosed monkeys in the world, around 700.

The rich biodiversity also earned it a place on the list of UNES

CO World Heritage Site last year.China will continue the efforts to promote all-round ope

ning-up and foster new strengths in international economic cooperation and competition, Premier Li Keqiang said on Tu

esday when delivering the Government Work Report at the second session of the 13th National People’s Congress.

Li said China will open more sectors and improve the process of open

ing-up. The country will continue to promote opening-up based on flows of goods and facto

rs of production, and give greater emphasis to opening-up based on rules and related institutions, he said.

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