The sun rises and the earth is cloaked in a golden light.
Residents do exercises and inject vitality into the new day.
Traffic works in an efficient and orderly manner, making it more convenient for people to get around.
Clear and sweet voices of reading can be heard in the schools.
Generations of people go out of their ways for planting trees to combat desertification.
Fine wine gives off a lovely scent and embodies the generosity of the natives.
Local wheaten food comes in a great many varieties and has a good reputation.
Mature vinegar has a smooth and rich taste, which lingers in people's mouths.
Tourists visit the ancient merchants' residences and learn about their adventures.
Descendants of the original settlers near the big locust in Hongtong County come from around the world to trace their roots and worship their ancestors.
The magnificent Hukou Waterfall on the Yellow River rumbles like thunder and rolls ceaselessly.
Travelers walk in the Taihang Mountains and trace the footprints of revolutionaries.
The dramatic landscape of the mountains and rivers comes into sight from the top of Yanmen Pass.
Fen River looks lovely when the evening lights are lit up.
Visitors climb the Guanque Tower and recite famous poems about the scenic spot.
Performers present the dance drama Opera Warriors on stage.
The spectacular molten metal light show brightens the night sky.
Workers are engaged in improving products at the production line.
The ancient capital of the Northern Wei dynasty displays striking elegance.
The policemen on duty safeguard the peace of the region in the early hours.
The nighttime radio warms people's hearts with genial voices.
Coal workers exploit mines one kilometer deep inside the ground.
City cleaners start working although it is still dark outside.
The dawn breaks and the region is filled with life.
24 hours witness 70 years of great achievements made in Shanxi Province.
24 hours of spectacular scenery bestowed by nature
24 hours of splendid local customs and practices
24 hours of folk stories passed on from ancient times
24 hours of well-established regional culture
Shanxi is protected by the natural barriers of mountains and rivers within 24 hours.
(Video edited by Zhu Yurou)