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Dragon Boats are the Stars of This Chinese Water Festival

Short | 03:09

Dragon boat races feature an vast number of oarsmen, a drummer and a burning desire to win - and few are anywhere near as competitive as the Water Festival races of Jing'an.

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    • 2:00pm
    Dec 16
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    Dec 17
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    Dec 24

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Modern-day China has been built on the traditions and innovations of the past. In this aerial journey, explore the sprawling nation from a whole new perspective. See how nature has served as both an enemy and an ally, and meet people who have built lives in the unlikeliest of places, from steep river valleys to harsh desert landscapes. It's a coast-to-coast tour of a vast and varied nation, where ancient customs continue to shape the landscape and the people.

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