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  • noun A large city in Hubei Province, China


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  • A model poses to promote Geely cars at an auto show in Yichang, Hubei province in this April 7, 2006 photo.

    China Car Sales Jump Nearly 50 Percent this Year | Impact Lab

  • Reuters FLOWING: A journalist filmed near the Three Gorges Dam along the Yangtze River in Yichang, Hubei province, China, Tuesday.

    Photos of the Day: Oct. 26

  • Two girls enjoy a water-surface walk inside a ball in Yichang, central China’s Hubei Province October 5, 2006.

    Water-Surface Walking Ball Big in China | Impact Lab

  • Though the voyage takes place upriver to the west of the dam, the boat also goes through a series of locks -- gated enclosures where the level of the water can be changed to raise or lower boats from one level to another -- to get to and from Yichang, which is east of the Three Gorges dam.

    The Yangtze, China

  • “if you are going downstream from Chongqing to Yichang (as we did), you board on a Wed night, depart early Thursday morning, and arrive at the Three Gorges Dam on Saturday morning for a tour, and disembark the ship a few hours later in Yichang.”

    Yangtze Cruise info « Peace Corps: China

  • Ming Ming, managed to get his head stuck in the bars of his home in Yichang, China.

    Six-Year Old Chinese Boy Saved From Plunging to His Death by His Ears | Impact Lab

  • Traveling upstream or downstream between Chongqing and Yichang for three-night trips, the ship stops at Daoist temples and remote villages, and offers views of the controversial Three Gorges Dam, which displaced more than a million residents and flooded 1,300 archaeological monuments.

    Ships for the Hip

  • Sanctuary Retreats The Yangzi Explorer travels upstream or downstream between Chongqing and Yichang for three-night trips.

    Second Golden Age of Cruising

  • Workers tried to stop the waste brought by the flood near the sluicing area of the Three Gorges Dam in Yichang Tuesday.

    China Floods Worst in Decade

  • FLOOD CONTROL: The Three Gorges Dam discharged water to lower the level in a reservoir Tuesday in Yichang, Hubei province.

    Pictures of the Day: July 20


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