(Reporter: Ning Li) According to the news released by the Wuhan Culture and Tourism Bureau on 7th Oct, millions of people from all over the world have determined to take a visit to Wuhan in the period of the National holidays. Three popular appealing events include splendid large-scale light show, famous snack street named Hubu Alley and the coming 7th CISM Military World Games are respectively motivated for the increasing tourist quantity.
The rare and tremendous light show playing along both sides of the Yangtze River and Hanjiang River is held to celebrate the anniversary of the Founding of the People’s Republic of China. During the show, thousands of the buildings as well as the multiple major bridges joined the light show. Even if the duration is just 15mins for one time and three times per day, spots where people can watch the show in the flesh are filled with the crowds. This show doesn’t just show the connections of the development between Wuhan and China but also display the country’s reform and opening-up, and progress made in new era.
Hubu Alley is worldly reputable for the food especially the breakfast in Wuhan, where the residents attach great importance to the breakfast so that one local custom named “Guozao” have been formed. With many great reputations like Han flavor snacks first lane impressing the people, the number of visitors exceeded 162, 000 on October 1st. Most tourists walk along the alley while tasting various kinds of delicate snacks with smile on their face. “Hubu lane is much cleaner than before, the road is also widened a lot, snacks are still so delicious”, one of the wander, also a Whuer, said.
The 7th CISM Military World Games is the first international comprehensive sports meeting held in Wuhan scheduled for Oct18th-27th with nearly 10,000 active servicemen from 110 countries competing in the Wuhan Military Games. Every dweller in Wuhan, even every person in China, is expecting to watch such a high level sports event. With a few days left, an increasing number of competitors are coming from all over the world representative for their country, and the staff as well as volunteers have already been concentrated on making preparations to ensure each procedure to go smoothly. Besides, the Wuhan’s public transport system is well prepared for the upcoming Wuhan Military Games.