Pictures you miss from China this February, 2017

Image shows a folk artist playing the 15 suona at a temple fair in Shenyang, Liaoning province on 28 January, 2017. The music instrument is popularly known as a double-reed horn.

Image shows fireworks explode in the air in Hohhot, Inner Mongolia autonomous region, Jan 28, 2017.

Security worker Liu Jing, 20, steps out onto an open outdoor sight-seeing platform attached to Jinmao Tower in Shanghai.

The platform, 340.6 meters above ground, opened to tourists on Jan 28, the first day of the Spring Festival.

Qi Xue’en, 60, acts as Emperor Qianlong (1711-1799) during the opening ceremony of the temple fair held at the Temple of Earth, or Ditan Park, Beijing, Jan 28, 2017.

He has participated in the performance for 27 years, in each of which he would kneel 10 times with 30 kowtows.

A dragon dance is performed amongst a starlit scene created by molten iron in Wuhan, Central China’s Hubei province, Jan 30 2017.

A woman sells hair clips with a chick-shaped decoration in Nanjing, Jiangsu province, Jan 31, 2017.

Hair clips decorated with chicks were popular this Lunar New Year, the Year of the Rooster.

An aerial view of cars in the parking lot of Shanghai Disney resort, Feb 2, 2017.

It’s reported to have been very popular among tourists during the Spring Festival holiday, its first since it opened last June.

A woman touches a stone rooster carving in the hopes of good fortune on the fifth day of the Chinese Lunar New Year at Baiyun Temple in Beijing, China, Feb 1, 2017.

Foreign actors perform at a temple fair during the week-long Spring Festival holiday in Linyi, East China’s Shandong province, Jan 30, 2017.

Cao Yuanyuan, a high-speed railway attendant, performs for passengers on their way to Lanzhou, Gansu province, on Jan 24 for Spring Festival. In a break from tradition, more people are booking holiday getaways instead of the usual trip home.

A designer in Hong Kong has launched a stylish bubble chair – for cats. The Dim Dim Bubble Bowl is made from transparent acrylic and can be suspended from the ceiling by metal wires.

Hong Kong-based Yan Law says the feline furniture allows you to view your cat from all angles and has three modes: chair, swing and bed. Photo taken on Jan 24, 2017.

Nine buildings in Zhengzhou, Central China’s Henan province, are destroyed within seconds with explosives.

Students rehearse for a China-France teenage cultural exchange event at Beijing No 2 Middle School on Jan 24.

About 500 students and faculty will visit schools in France from Feb 4 to 13.

A boy marvels at a giant fish at an auction during a fishing festival in Hai’an county, Jiangsu province, on Jan 21.

The county has a long tradition of holding festivals in winter to attract tourists.

A Chinese vendor sells couplets for the upcoming Spring Festival or Chinese New Year (Year of the Rooster), at a shop in Guangzhou, South China’s Guangdong province, Jan 23, 2017.

A trainer dressed as the god of prosperity performs inside a tank at an aquarium in Hefei city, East China’s Anhui province, Jan 23, 2017.

View of the floating ice on the Yellow River near the Hukou Waterfall in Jixian county, North China’s Shanxi province, Jan 21, 2017.

A boy eats instant noodles at a railway station in Chengdu, Southwest China’s Sichuan province, Jan 24, 2017.