Beijing International Cultural and Tourism Festival

The Icelandic Embassy participates in the 8th Beijing International Cultural and Tourism Festival – Beijing Tourism Exhibition and Photography Display, September 23-25. The Festival takes place in the Song Dong An Plaza, Beijing's most popular commercial shopping street. Beijing International Cultural and Tourism Festival is thought of as a bridge between China and the rest of the world, aiming to enchance goodwill between Chinese and foreigners. The Festival is a platform for foreign tourism industry to promote their countries as a travel destination for the Chinese tourists.

The Opening ceremony

In Iceland's stand, 16 photographs of Icelandic nature will be displayed. The pictures were taken by Li Renchen a Chinese photographer, and appear in his book, Beautiful Iceland, that was published in China few years ago.

Representatives of the Icelandic Embassy will be at the Festival to answer any questions. The Festival is open to the public from 9 am to 9 pm. Admission is free.

Eiður Guðnason, ambassador at the Icelandic stand

Overview of the Festival

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