The largest lantern festival was opened in the Chinese city of Shenyang.
Visitors can enjoy a fantastical world from ancient deities, temples, and mythological creatures to modern depictions such as spaceships and galaxies.
The longest lantern is 28 meters.
It is typical for the Chinese to attend such festivals on the eve of the Lunar New Year. On January 22, the Chinese will celebrate the year of the Black Water Rabbit
For the first time after three years of strict measures against covid, they are traveling without restrictions and are preparing for actual celebrations, writes BNT.