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Where is Two Rivers and Four Lakes Scenic Spot ?

Two Rivers and Four Lakes Scenic Spot refers to enjoy the scenery areas of Lijiang River ( Yangtze River tour part of downtown area), Taohua River (Peach-blosom River), Guihu Lake, Ronghu Lake, Shanhu Lake and Mulong Lake with a round-the-city waterway. It actually is divided into three main theme scenery area, Mulong ancient water channel scenery area, Guihu Lake scenery area and Ronghu Lake-Shanhu Lake scenery area.

Guihu Lake Scenic Area

With over 1,700 meters from north to south and about 110 meters wide on average, Guihu Lake Scenic Area was originally the city moat of the western Guilin CityGuilin tour packages in Song Dynasty (960-1279), known as the Expo of famous gardens, bridges, trees and flowers. Here grows a large number of precious arbors and flowers along the lake, such as redwood garden, magnolia garden, palm garden, gingko garden, white pines garden and banyan tree garden. As the bridges, there are Yingbin Bridge, Guanyin Bridge, Xiqing Bridge, Baoxian Bridge and Lize Bridge. Want to have picturesque scenic spots to take pictures? It must be here.

Ronghu-Shanhu Lake Scenic Area

Originally called Nanyang River, it was the manmade city moat of the southern Guilin at the time of Tang and Song dynasties, and enlarged in Ming Dynasty and at that time it became an inner lake. In the following days, many local governments and public offices built their offices along the lake and created a charming beauty of the lake.

Mulong Lake Scenic Area

Featuring the integration of historical culture into the nature, Mulong Lake Scenic Area Guilin Sightseeing is rich in manmade sights, such as Dongzhen Gate and the site of the City Wall in Song Dynasty. A very large building complex is scattered around, includes Mulong Pagoda (imitating Longhua Pagoda in Song Dynasty in Shanghai), Song Street, Half-side Street, Mulong at Night, and Ancient Song City.

Besides, there is an ecological landscape zone between the southern Mulong Lake and Diecai Hill where visitors can admire forest, grass, falls and streams.

Li River and Taohua (Peach Blossom) River

These two beautiful rivers connected and thus created more beauty to each other.

More at like Guilin travel guide

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Learn more something about Shamian Island

Surrounded by water, Shamian is just like a giant ship mooring alongside the wharf, which is previous known as Zhongliusha or Shicuizhou last minute China travel deals. In fact, it is an elliptic sandbar in the Liwan District of Guangzhou City, Guangdong Province. Shamian, means "sandy surface" in Chinese. Get further and you will find that the island is planned in a rigorous thought. Three east-west avenues, Shamian North Avenue, Shamian Avenue and Shamian South Avenue, and five north-south streets, Shamian Street 1 to Shamian Street 5 divide the whole area into 12 parts, with various buildings, namely White Swan Hotel, Shamian Hotel, and Poland Consulate in Guangzhou, scattered around. It is worth visiting.

There are many historic relics in Shamian Island China travel service. From the Song and the Qing Dynasty, Shamian Island plays an important role of Guangzhou's foreign trade. During the period of the second Opium Wars (1856-1860), Shamian became a strategic point for city defense. As a result of the war, the territory was divided into two concessions, given to France and United Kingdom (of which 4/5 went to the British and 1/5 to the French) in 1859. It was then embanked and offered with streets, drainage, and imposing buildings and became base to a prosperous foreign enclave. During the period of the late 1800s to the early 1900s, construction of the most of the public facilities were completed, including political buildings like consulates, cultural buildings like churches and schools, as well as commercial buildings like banks and firms.

After 1949, the edifices of Shamian became government offices or apartment houses. As for the cultural buildings, churches were turned into factories. After that, they were restored, in many cases to their former splendor. You needn’t worry about the change of purpose about buildings. Taking this into account, each building has a label telling its former purpose. You may begin to imagine what stories these building held according to the plaque writing about its previous function. For example, "No.7 North Shamian Avenue" was built during the Republican period and was formerly the Administration Bureau of Broadcasting of the Nationalist Government. The mansions in Shamian is influenced and preserved by Western Europe style building complex in China. There are forty-two out of 150 buildings counted as the most exotic ones, Gothic, Baroque, and Neoclassical, in Guangzhou. You can’t miss them.

It is as early as 2000s, Shamian Island has become well known for many Western couples who reside there, looking for adopt Chinese babies and young children, most of whom are orphaned and female. Especially the White Swan Hotel, nest to the Consulate of United States in Guangzhou What & Where to buy in China in Guangzhou and convenient to file paperwork and handle bureaucratic matters, has become a hotel of choice. You can enjoy the convenience it brings.

If you are fond of strolling, Shamian is an ideal choice. It is just 900m long from east to west and 300m from south to north. You will not feel tired even after walking around the island twice. Additionally to the beautiful scenery, traffic control on the island make Shamian has a different atmosphere and pace of living. In other words, problems such as traffic jams and exhaust gas pollution don't exist here. Now partly reserved for pedestrians, its broad boulevards are like long gardens topiaries. There is a line of bars and cafes on the southwest side, where you can have the best views over the Pearl River serves modern expats. In a word, you will not regret visiting here.

More at such as Huangshan travel

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Do you know Bangchuidao Scenic Area?

Bangchuidao Picturesque Place in the eastern of the Binhai Street affordable China travel packages. It is made up Bangchuidao Islet, the natural lido and Bangchuidao Hotel. It is a well known seaside resort connecting wonderful landscapes of mountains, sea, islet and seaside.

Bangchuidao Picturesque Place holds a easy environment, thus is a outstanding summer time resort. The well-known Bangchuidao Hotel is situated here calculating a space of 87 hectares (about 215 acres). As the only nationwide hotel in Dalian China shopping, it mainly is used for the housing for management and having large-scale important conventions. Many popular nationwide management from all over the world have resided here. Now the place holds buddies from the home and overseas with its different styles' lawn cottages, perfect services and contemporary leisurely features.

Surrounded by mountains, the north aspect of the scenic area looks quite wonderful. Growing maple plants and cypresses distribute all over the mountains. The the southern part of aspect is an open area known for a plat sand seaside. The encompassing lido is seen as one of the best in Dalian Town. The Bangchuidao Islet is 600 metres (some 1968 feet) away from the seaside whose name come from its form. This islet looks like a Bangchui (wooden club) used by The china as a cleaning device, hence it was known as. It is relatively small, calculating a space of only 0.3 rectangle miles (about 74 acres).

More at such as Tibet Tours and Huangshan tour packages

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