Tang­shan man tours world on bike

China Daily (Canada) - - CHINA -

food and bev­er­ages have be­come rare in the West Lake scenic area of Hangzhou, thanks to a crack­down on ex­trav­a­gance. Ac­cord­ing to zjol.com. cn, the city has closed 56 sites that spe­cial­ize in ex­pen­sive food and bev­er­ages in the past five months. Of those, 30 were in the West Lake scenic area. A 57-year-old bi­cy­clist has toured 138 coun­tries alone, dur­ing which he has lost six bikes and been robbed four times. Li Yuezhong, a res­i­dent of Tang­shan, ar­rived in Los Angeles re­cently, ac­cord­ing to a re­port from World Jour­nal, a US news­pa­per. Li said he will fin­ish his tour in two to three years, and then write a travel book about his ad­ven­ture, the re­port said.

Bomb squad ex­perts dis­pose of an ex­plo­sive de­vice on Thurs­day in Wen­zhou, Zhe­jiang prov­ince. An­other de­vice that was found ex­ploded, but there were no in­juries. A sus­pect, who is be­lieved to have taken drugs, was ar­rested at the scene and in­ves­ti­ga­tions were con­tin­u­ing.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from China

© PressReader. All rights reserved.