Sichuan steam locomotive offers a ride back in time

World Today

Millions of Chinese are hitting the road and the rails and taking flights for Spring Festival. High-speed rail networks help travelers get the most of their holiday. But some are sticking to tradition, choosing to move a little slower. CGTN’s Yang Jinghao took a ride.

Shanjiang Zhu on China’s Spring Festival travel rush

China’s Spring Festival travel rush is underway. To understand the sheer scale of the mass migration, CGTN’s Susan Roberts spoke with Shanjiang Zhu, an assistant professor of transportation engineering at George Mason University.