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The 2009 Qintong Dragon Boat Festival in Taizhou  

The 2009 Qintong Dragon Boat Festival in Taizhou

Over a hundred thousand visitors annually make their way to the Qintong Water Park near Taizhou, Jiangsu to enjoy one of China's great spectacles, the Dragon Boat Festival.
# 115 Teaching at Taizhou Teachers College, China (The Dragon Boat Festival of Qintong, Jiangsu)

May 1st 2009
The Spring 2009 Qintong Dragon Boat Festival Extravaganza attracts visitors from near and far, and they witness one of the great colorful out-door spectaculars in the Province of Jiangsu, only an hour from my home in Taizhou. This Dragon Boat Festival has become one of those special cultural highlights, most unique to China, a presentation I wish never to miss. I truly appreciate the effo ... read more
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12th May 2010

So wonderful!
I have been there last week ,but it is a pity that I cannot see the grand festival of dragon boat!

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