Titel: Tianjin Basics - 精彩天津 (英文)
Author / Editor: Jeanie Carroll
ISBN: 978-7-5085-1834-3, 9787508518343
Publisher: China Intercontinental press -五洲传播出版社
Date of Publication: 2010.07
Number of pages: 174
Dimensions: 19.5 x 13 cm
Tianjin's coastline on the Bohai Bay, spectacular mountains, 30 minute proximity to its sister city, Beijing and the magnificent and multiple rivers and tributaries that meander throughout the city offer travelers multiple opportunities for diverse travel options while exploring this beautiful and rich historic region of China's east coast. This "city of firsts" holds its history in well-preserved historic landmarks and monuments while offering cutting edge technologically advanced travel options like the local transportation services such as the bullet train to Beijing that travels at over 350 km/h.
Travelers are offered slices of life throughout the city that offer insights into now Chinese culture and customs are maintained by the locals in this rapidly developing city, with an emphasis on eco-friendly projects to ensure that this part of China enjoys the best possible environmental prospects for the future. Where else in China can you go to the beach, go snow skiing in the nearby mountain resorts, climb a section of the ancient Great Wall, visit some of the country's most ancient temples, shop at some of the most famous retail locations in China while staying at one of the multiple 5-star world hotels and resorts -all in the same city?
This guide book is meant to open the doors to the wonders of the city by offering the traveler an overview of the best and most interesting of places within the city. You will find information on the sights, adventures and attractions and you'll find the tips, recommendations, family-friendly choices, language tips and help sections - everything you need to plan the perfect holiday in Tianjin.
Chapter 1 History & Modern Perspective
Chapter 2 Sightseeing
Chapter 3 Accommodation
Chapter 4 Shopping
Chapter 5 Culture & Traditions
Chapter 6 Dining and Nightlife
Chapter 7 Community Services & Daily Life
Chapter 8 Leisure & Lifestyle
Chapter 9 Transportation & Travel
Chapter 10 Shanghai World Expo 2010