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Xi'an-Chengdu high-speed train service offers new choice for tourists

CHINA-XI'AN-CHENGDU HIGH-SPEED RAILWAY-DAILY LIFE (CN)

Photo taken on Dec. 6, 2016 shows giant panda Mei Huan at the Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding in Chengdu, southwest China's Sichuan Province. High-speed trains linking Xi'an, capital of Shaanxi Province, and Chengdu, capital of Sichuan Province, will begin operation on Dec. 6, authorities said Sunday. With a new train diagram to be put into operation at the end of this year, travel time between the two cities will be slashed by about 7 hours to just 3 hours and 27 minutes. The train service will provide a new choice for tourists to the two provinces. (Xinhua/Xue Yubin)

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