12 August 2015, Wednesday, 15:33

Bashkortostan schoolchildren went to China again


UFA, 12 August 2015. /Bashinform News Agency, Elmira Sabirova/. Bashkortostan schoolchildren went to China again. This is the second group of schoolchildren from the republic sent on ten-day vacations to China during the current summer.

The Ministry of Education RB, which is the organizer of the trip, informs that the schoolchildren sent abroad achieved success in social and creative activities, learning and sports. The group includes winners of competitions, festivals, parades and Olympiads.

The program includes a visit to Houhai Lake, a complex of Hutong ancient city and the Palace of Prince Gong Mansion, the Great Wall, the Yíhé Yuán Summer Palace, the Kung Fu show legend (Red House), the Palace Museum in Beijing (Forbidden City), Tiananmen Square, Temple of Heaven, and more. This trip will last until August 17.

The first group of schoolchildren visited China from July 27 to August 5. Then the delegation visited two cities — Beijing and Weihai, where they saw various cultural and historic sites, including the famous Olympic venues.

The trip was made at the invitation of the Chairman of the PRC in the framework of measures approved by the Russian-Chinese Commission for Humanitarian Cooperation.