Many Southern California travel agencies now offer week-long China travel packages that cost only $49 and $99 per person. These tours are subsidized by the Chinese government in an attempt to encourage oversea Chinese to visit China, according Yuan Zhiwei, a travel agency professional. Chinese who hold a US passport or green card are eligible for the low price. For those who cannot speak Chinese, an additional $100 fee is involved for Chinese-English interpreter.
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