Shenzhen has recorded 382 wild bird species, accounting for about one-third of the bird species recorded in China. This week (March 20-26) marks the 42nd Bird Care Week for Guangdong and Shenzhen, themed "protecting wild birds and co-building green Guangdong."
Blossoming bougainvilleas in Shenzhen International Garden and Flower Expo Park in Futian District have been attracting throngs of visitors recently. The 66-hectare park is a famous site for viewing bougainvilleas, which are in full bloom from the end of March to early April. Other most visited sites include Lianhua Hill Park in Futian District and Bougainvillea Valley in Bao'an District. The bougainvillea, the city flower of Shenzhen, is widely adored by Shenzhen residents due to its gorgeous color, natural beauty and prolific distribution.
Hong Kong saw 102,458 entries by Chinese mainlanders this past Saturday, the first time with more than 100,000 entries by Chinese mainlanders in a single day since the travel between Hong Kong and the mainland fully resumed Feb. 6, according to the Hong Kong SAR Government's Immigration Department.
The Shenzhen Bao'an Marathon 2022 kicked off at Haibin Square in Bao'an District at 7:30 a.m. yesterday. A total of 18,000 runners took part in the event.
Set up by Ping An Bank Credit Card Center, the stop offered residents an opportunity to experience fun games while learning knowledge against financial fraud. The event was organized to mark World Consumer Rights Day which will fall tomorrow.
A bazaar was held at Futian Mangrove Ecological Park yesterday, the 45th National Tree Planting Day. Organized by Shenzhen Mangrove Conservation Foundation, the event aimed to increase public understanding of the importance of mangroves and awareness of mangrove ecosystems protection. Shenzhen, which will be home to world's first international mangrove center, has 296 hectares of mangrove forests, according to official data.
The 24th Shenzhen Traditional Martial Arts Tournament, which took place at Longhua Culture and Sports Center in Longhua District on Saturday, gathered 900 martial arts experts, inheritors and enthusiasts specialized in different traditional martial arts categories, including traditional boxing and Mulan boxing, to compete on the site.
The 2023 Shenzhen Rose Show, the city's first large-scale flower show this year, is drawing swarms of visitors to feel the vibe of the spring.
Today is International Women's Day, and it's high time to feel and celebrate the she power.