Tourists ride in a carriage while visiting the International Bazaar in Urumqi on July 5. [Photo by Wang Fei/Xinhua]
The Urumqi International Grand Bazaar is a 100,000-square-meter marketplace integrating trade, entertainment and catering. The bazaar also features an exhibition center showcasing local specialties.
Xinjiang is a key area of opening up westward and a "core area" of the Silk Road Economic Belt.