Ranked as China’s “most romantic and leisurely city”, Xiamen possesses one of the world’s greatest natural landscapes. It is also the host city for the 9th BRICS Summit in September this year. Here are ten things to do that could help ensure you a memorable trip there.
After construction of the Walled Square of Chu many more ‘new era’ Long Walls were built from the late fourth century B.C..
The Chinese Museum of Women and Children in Beijing opened to the public in 2010. It is the country’s first national museum focused on women, children and social changes that impact them.
Multi-ethnic Xinjiang boasts a rich and unique food culture.
Situated in Xibei Road, Urumqi, Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region Museum is a large integrated museum and centre for the collection and study of cultural relics discovered in the region.
Located in Kubuqi Desert, Dalad Banner of Ordos City, Inner Mongolia, Whistling Dune Bay is a mega comprehensive desert resort where you can sightsee or just relax.
Urban parks, with ecological, leisure and entertainment functions, play an essential role in the city’s ecosystem and everyday life.
Three very early text records provide clues on when the first changcheng, or long wall, may have begun.
Legend has it that during the Xia Dynasty (c. 2070-1600 B.C.), a sage named Gun, father of Yu the Great, built a concentric walled city in which the inner structure defended his son the prince, while the outer one protected the common people.
Drive 6,600 km from the east to the west along the northernmost road across Inner Mongolia, to discover mysterious grasslands, forests, lakes, wetlands, deserts and historic towns.