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Heavenly Lanterns auction at Forbidden City
A pair of Heavenly Lanterns and Longevity Lanterns each painstakingly recreated from the Qing dynasty are the biggest creative products ever designed by the Palace Museum will be put up for auction in early April, the museum's curator Shan Jixiang…>> Read More

 

Dazu Baoding Rock Carving Scenic Spot
Dazu Baoding Rock Carving Scenic SpotThe rock carvings in Beishan, Baodingshan, Nanshan, Shimenshan as well as Shizhuanshan are of the highest artistic quality and expert skills. Dazu County known as "the county of rock carving' is located at the southeast of Sichuan province 271kms from…>> Read More

 

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China General Information

China has always fascinated travellers over the ages; from early explorers to Marco Polo's Silk Route in search of the quintessential mystical destination – China known as "the Middle Kingdom" land of the silk, magnificent palaces, highly evolved hospitality and trade. 

 

In the vast expanse of China’s land mass; snowny mountains, rivers, in between valleys and plains lie cultures with unique traditions, rituals and customs.  Historical heritage that are favourites among visitors include; the Great Wall, Forbidden City, Xian Terracotta army, Leshan Buddha, Dazu Baoding Rock carvings are some of the UNESCO World Heritage sites under protection in China.

 

The charming ancient cities of Leijiang in Yunnan, Confucius hometown in Qufu Shangdong are jutaxposed with the ancient and modern Shanghai and Beijing. Travellers over the ages have left their indelible mark in the country's landscapes from the Longmen Grottoes and Shaolin temple of Henan to the Mogao caves of Dunhuang.  Natural heritage like landforms of the Taklamakan desert in Xinjiang, Breadloaf Mountains of Guilin, steppes of Inner Mongolia are inspiring and special.

 

China has listed 55 ethnic minorities who have retained their rich traditions; Hui, Li, Manchu, Miao, Mongol, Naxi, Tibetan, Ugyhur, Yao, Yi, Zhuang to name a few.  Guangxi, Guizhou, Tibet, Xinjiang, Yunnan are provinces that have the most numbers of ethnic people. 

 

Each and every city across the country has its own ancient heritage areas making it an incredibly rich touring experience.  Visitors come across pockets of cultural gems in the midst of gleaming high rise and modern structures. Cultural programs that immerse visitors in the traditions of the country are available; culinary classes, tai chi instruction, calligraphy lessons, student exchange to name a few.

 

The top 10 picks of travel in China have been offered for travellers who wish to visit this amazing destination. 

 

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