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Tang dynasty shipwreck on display
Tang dynasty shipwreck on displayTang dynasty shipwreck display cultural relics from 9th-century shipwreck at the Shanghai Museum, China.  With a total of 248 pieces of cultural relics mostly from the Belitung shipwreck, these can be viewed for the first time on such a large…>> Read More

 

UNESCO World Heritage sites of China
The site is located in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province and date back 5,300 years. The core area of the ruins cover 14.3 square kilometers in northwest Hangzhou, is considered an important representation of early urban civilization, with rice-cultivating agriculture as the…>> Read More

 

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  • India international flights resumed 27 Mar 2022

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  • Nepal tourism re-opened 11 March 2022

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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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