Editor's Note: Being the capital of NE China's Jilin province, Changchun has earned itself a title as "Spring City in North China" with its large green area. At the same time, the city is attractive because of its fascinating snow and ice scenery. Vast skiing resorts, vivid ice sculptures and various kinds of winter sport events tell people about this vigorous city.

In addition, the city also witnessed the development of several industries in China. It is the cradle of industries including railway and trains, photoelectric technology and applied chemistry. It is also the earliest bases of film producing and automobile manufacturing in the country.