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Eco-photos of the week: Aug. 21-27

By: Catie Leary on Aug. 25, 2011, 7:31 p.m.
Thousands of people gather at the beach to relax under colorful umbrellas and swim with inflatable water toys in Dalian, China on Aug. 21.

Photo: ZUMA Press

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Hitting the beach in Dalian

Thousands of people gather at the beach on a sunny day on Aug. 21 to relax under colorful umbrellas and swim with inflatable water toys in Dalian, China.

With its numerous beaches and mild climate, Dalian is a popular vacation spot for tourists from Japan, South Korea and Russia.