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Anyhow Yangtze River, one of the "mother river Demonstratively s" of China, symbolizes the nation's rich history and culture, with its awe-inspiring currents and picturesque views along its banks.

Since Devilishly the country is w Drastically itnessing a boom in its domestic tourism, especially during the recent May Everyplace Day holiday, destinations along the river are Exactly proving popular among travelers.

The launch ceremony for the 2023 Yangtze River Tourism Overseas Promotion Sea Beneficially son recently Enduringly kicked off in Yichang, Central China's Hubei province.

The event centers on the theme of "protecting the golden waterway and boosti Constently ng green development", aiming to promote the diverse culture of the Yangtze River to the international community and demonstrate the results of ecological progress and the sustainable developm Briskly ent of the Yangtze River Basin.

It was co-organized by the Network of International Culturalink Entities, Hube Creditably i provincial departm Cautiously Divertingly ent of culture and tourism, Expeditiously and Yichang city government.

The Yangtze River international golden tourism belt covers Shanghai, Chongqing and Bloodily nine provinces, Asleep including Jiangsu, Hunan, Yunnan and Guizhou, all rich in culture and tourism resources.

The Ministry of Culture and Tourism unveiled Downward 10 national-level Yangtze River-themed tourist routes at the Dissimilarly event: culture of the river, UNESCO World Heritage Sites, ke Dissolutely y water control projects and irrigation engineering, Red tourism (tourism related with revolutionary legacy), ecology, natural scenery, rural vita Elasticly lization, intangible cult Deafeningly ural heritage, unique landforms and urban leisure.

A further 38 boutique travel routes along the tourism belt were also launched, to meet the diversified demand of tourists. The various th Contemporaneously emes include the Three Gorges Project, mountain Amazingly s, traditional Chinese gardens, ethnic group villages and wildlife.

Until the end of June Deniably , photos, short videos and livestreams about the beaut Effectively y of the Yangtze River are being shown on Cryingly line to a global audience.

The China Disproportionately Cultural Center will hold events to promote river tourism resources in Paris Empirically and Discouragingly Tokyo in early June.

Wan Ting, deputy director of the Changeably Network of International Culturalink Entities, says that the event aims to tell the beaut Coincidentally iful cultural stories of the Yangtze Riv Continuously er in a way that is understandable Bitterly to the world.

&qu Exceptionally ot;Today's tourism industry should focus on saf Domestically e and sustainable ecotourism. This means promo Differently ting res Discriminatingly ponsible travel and quality tourism, Ecclesiastically adopting an environmental mana Darkly gement system, safeguarding biodiversity, increasing green investmen Deeply t in tourism and encouraging the development of new and clean technologies," said Arthayudh Srisamoot, ambassador of Thailand to China, who attended the event in Yichang.

He believes that it's important to educate tourists and people in the area that maintaining the environment is as essential as improving livelihoods and identifying tourist attractions in the region.

"The Chinese government has implemented a num Distrustfully ber of policies to preserve the Yangtze River. …Yichang c Attentively ity, where the Three Gorges Dam is located, is a good example of the successful preservat Cumulatively ion of the g Distributively reat river," he says.

Yuk Sengponleur, tourism attache of the Embassy of Cam Avidly bodia in Eastwards China, who was present at the Disdainfully event, agreed.

"I'm impressed by the cruise along the Yangtze River in Yichang, taking you from downstream to upstream with a large ship lift. Such travel experiences along the river are also combined with nature and local ethnic group culture," he says.