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2019-12-22 08:12:44

In this Week in Photos, people celebrate the 20th anniversary of Macao’s handover to China; Beijing is blanketed in snow for the second time this winter season ; and the island province of Hainan attracts tourists from across the country.

A light show at the Ruins of St. Paul’s is held to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Macao’s handover to China, Dec. 16, 2019. Xinhua

A light show at the Ruins of St. Paul’s is held to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Macao’s handover to China, Dec. 16, 2019. Xinhua

A traditional wedding ceremony is held in Zhidan County, Shaanxi province, Dec. 18, 2019. Tao Ming/Xinhua

A traditional wedding ceremony is held in Zhidan County, Shaanxi province, Dec. 18, 2019. Tao Ming/Xinhua

People gather to watch fishers haul in their catch on the partially frozen Nuogan Lake in the Hulun Buir Grasslands of Inner Mongolia, Dec. 18, 2019. Liu Lei/Xinhua

People gather to watch fishers haul in their catch on the partially frozen Nuogan Lake in the Hulun Buir Grasslands of Inner Mongolia, Dec. 18, 2019. Liu Lei/Xinhua

Snow obscures the windshield of a courier’s motorized tricycle in Beijing, Dec. 16, 2019. Qu Zonghuan/Xinhua

Snow obscures the windshield of a courier’s motorized tricycle in Beijing, Dec. 16, 2019. Qu Zonghuan/Xinhua

A girl practices walking along a tightrope at a traditional arts school in Yengisar County, Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, Dec. 17, 2019. Liu Xin/CNS

A girl practices walking along a tightrope at a traditional arts school in Yengisar County, Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, Dec. 17, 2019. Liu Xin/CNS

Farmhands carry oranges in large baskets on their backs in Zigui County, Hubei province, Dec. 19, 2019. Zheng Jiayu/Xinhua

Farmhands carry oranges in large baskets on their backs in Zigui County, Hubei province, Dec. 19, 2019. Zheng Jiayu/Xinhua

Tourists enjoy aquatic activities in Sanya, Hainan province, Dec. 21, 2019. Guo Cheng/Xinhua

Tourists enjoy aquatic activities in Sanya, Hainan province, Dec. 21, 2019. Guo Cheng/Xinhua