Xishuangbanna is in a mountainous region in the Yunnan province. Yunnan is home to 1/3 of all China's ethnic minorities and ½ of all China's plant and animal species. The city is home to the Water Festival, rocket festivals, and boat races on festive occasions.
An artists’ delegation from Xiamen visited Austin
“Treasures of the Yunnan Province,” a cultural exchange showcasing folk singers, dancers, musicians and acrobats, hosted in Austin
Please contact Min Yang Chen for more information about the Austin-Xishuangbanna sister city relationship.