A mountain range in the region of Zhangjiajie and mountain in AvatarHaving all but banned James Cameron's world dominating epic from their cinemas (see why here) hasn't stopped China from attempting to get some extra tourist income from Avatar.

In the most shameless instance of self promotion since New Zealand wouldn't stop going on about Lord of the Rings, a mountain range in the region of Zhangjiajie in China's southern Hunan province has been renamed 'Hallelujah Mountains' after the awe inspiring vistas on Avatar's fictional planet of Pandora (or as the Na'vi refer to them, the 'Thundering Rocks').

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