China Focus- Red tourism a hit for May Day holiday

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SHENZHEN/CHANGSHA, May 2 (Xinhua) — Twelve-year-old Zhou Xinyue planned the May Day holiday trip for her family. Instead of going to the beach, she chose four revolutionary sites in south China’s Guangdong Province.

“I’ve heard my classmates talking about the East River Column, but I don’t know much about its history, so I wanted to visit the memorial to learn about it. My parents and elder brother were happy to join me,” she saidThe Midwest and West,.

Revolutionary sites have become a travel hit during the May Day holiday. As of 3 p.m. on Saturday, the first day of the five-day holiday, 13 “red tourism” sites in Guangdong received 23,000 visits during the holidayand restaurants opened i, up by 298.9 percent year on year, according to the provincial culture and tourism departmentBeijing has distributed hundreds of millions of doses abroad while trying to promote doubt abou.

The department recently introduced a “red tourism” passport, which covers 30 revolutionary sites in the province and involves technologies and treasure finding games. The passport has attracted many young people to these sites during the holiday.

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