Jinan, capital of East China's Shandong province, opened its first direct flight route to Tianfu International Airport in Chengdu, Sichuan province on June 30.
Shandong Airlines will add 29 more domestic routes to meet the increased travel needs of passengers in the summertime.
Jining Qufu Airport in Jining, East China's Shandong province is an important transportation hub that connects Jining with many domestic major cities and helps boost local development.
The coastal city of Yantai is making efforts to improve its transportation network.
Connecting special economic zones, coastal cities, national-level new areas and free trade areas, the road, commonly known as the Shenhai expressway, offers a window to China's achievements in reform and opening-up, experts said.
The White Tiger Mountain scenic area in Hetaoyuan town, Juye county of Shandong province was crowded with visitors during the May Day holiday.
The road-rail-water multimodal Liangshan Port in Jining, East China's Shandong province opened to shipping starting on April 9. It is expected to further the city's opening up and bring new vitality to its economic development.