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CHINA-LIFESTYLE-TOURISM-WINTER

An elderly Chinese woman (C) swims in the frozen Houhai Lake in Beijing on January 12, 2013. Winter swimming is especially popular amongst the elderly and retired as it is believed to improve circulation and benefit health, and also said to increase the level of mental awareness, release stress, remove aches and pains, increase vitality and keep skin looking younger. AFP PHOTO/Mark RALSTON (Photo credit should read MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)
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An elderly Chinese woman (C) swims in the frozen Houhai Lake in Beijing on January 12, 2013. Winter swimming is especially popular amongst the elderly and retired as it is believed to improve circulation and benefit health, and also said to increase the level of mental awareness, release stress, remove aches and pains, increase vitality and keep skin looking younger. AFP PHOTO/Mark RALSTON (Photo credit should read MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)
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January 12, 2013
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MARK RALSTON / Staff
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An elderly Chinese woman swims in the frozen Houhai Lake in Beijing... News Photo 159339364Adult,Beijing,China,Chinese,City,Cold Temperature,Frozen,Horizontal,Houhai,Illustration,Illustration Technique,Lake,Lifestyles,Senior Adult,Swimming,Winter,WomenPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPAn elderly Chinese woman (C) swims in the frozen Houhai Lake in Beijing on January 12, 2013. Winter swimming is especially popular amongst the elderly and retired as it is believed to improve circulation and benefit health, and also said to increase the level of mental awareness, release stress, remove aches and pains, increase vitality and keep skin looking younger. AFP PHOTO/Mark RALSTON (Photo credit should read MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)