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Liupanshui, once a resource-intensive city in Southwest China"s Guizhou province that relied heavily on coal and steel for economic growth decades ago, is becoming a top destination for hundreds of thousands of visitors nationwide, thanks to the city's transformation toward a beautiful, ecological tourism attraction. For some people living in the southern parts of China, Liupanshui has become a place to fulfill their snow dreams, triggered by the Beijing Winter Olympic Games last month. During the New Year's Day holiday, Meihuashan and Yushe ski resorts-the two newly built ski resorts in Liupanshui-received 18,640 visits, 21.5 percent higher than in the