Titel: An Essential Guide to China's Popular Destinations - An Essential Guide to China's Popular Destinations
Author / Editor: Dong Huai
ISBN: 978-1-60220-602-1, 9781602206021
Publisher: Better Link Press, Shanghai Press and Publishing Development Company - 上海新闻出版发展公司
Date of Publication: 2009.10
Number of pages: 127
Dimensions: 21 x 13.5 cm
Given ten days to travel in China, which cities should you not miss? Not sure how to answer this question? This book has arranged a carefully selected six-leg trip for you. After this tour, you will get a comprehensive picture of the China s most scenic places and the culture behind them. Each chapter provides an introduction of the city and details of its local interesting places. Don t hesitate, pack up and follow us on this journey. Let's go to ... Stop one: Beijing. The capital of China, and also one of the seven major ancient cities in China. Stop two: Xi'an. An ancient capital of thirteen dynasties, the eastern terminal of the Silk Road and the location of the terra-cotta army. Stop three: Shanghai and Suzhou. Respectively, one of the largest city in China and the center of China s silk industry Stop four: Hangzhou. One of the seven ancient capitals that is rich in scenic and historical cultural sites. Stop five: Guilin. A vast countryside possessing a unique natural landscape of soaring limestone peaks. Stop six: Hong Kong. A vibrant financial and trading center and, indeed, a great international city.