Beijing’s tourist sites take direct hit from wild weather

Posted By on August 13, 2017

Heavy rain battered the Chinese capital over the weekend, forcing the closure of more than 180 tourist attractions and the cancellation of roughly 500 flights.
An orange weather alert – the second-highest in the country’s four-tier system – remained in place on Sunday as a storm that set in on Friday night continued to lash the city.
The Beijing Morning Post reported that by Sunday morning enough water to fill more than 4,000 Olympic-size swimming pools had been added to the…
Source: China News
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