Zhanjiang's heritage was in the national spotlight tonight when CCTV4 aired a new episode of its show Faraway Home (yuanfang de jia) at 5:15 pm.
Zhanjiang has moved up three places to 88th on a list of China's top 100 cities, according to the latest statistics released by the Warton Economics Institute on Oct 20.
According to Guangdong's air quality report for the third quarter of 2016, the city of Zhanjiang came in with a rating that put it in first place.
The traditional Chinese lunar calendar divides the year into 24 solar terms. Start of Winter, the 19th solar term of the year, begins this year on Nov 7 and ends on Nov 21.
Leizhou, located in the central part of the Leizhou Peninsula at the southernmost end of the Chinese mainland, is the only county-level city in Guangdong province that is honored as a state-listed famous historical and culture city.
The Zhanjiang Ocean Week 2016 will engage people in various activities from Oct 1 to 5.