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China Destinations Travel Guide

 

 

 

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Language: Chinese Mandarin

Currency: Chinese Yuan (CNY)

Calling Code: +86

 

 

 

The People's Republic of China (in simplified Chinese: 中华人民共和国), or simply China (in simplified Chinese: 中国), is a sovereign State located in East Asia. It is the most populous country in the world, with more than 1300 million inhabitants, and the world's leading economic power by GDP, in terms of purchasing power parity.The People's Republic of China is a one-party state governed by the Communist Party and has the Its government headquarters in the capital, Beijing, is divided into twenty-two provinces, five autonomous regions, four municipalities under central jurisdiction - Beijing, Tianjin, Shanghai and Chongqing - and two special administrative regions - Hong Kong and Macao. which considers the province of Taiwan, which is controlled by the Republic of China with a political status of the island in question.

With an area of ​​9,596,960 km², China - which has borders with fourteen sovereign States is the third largest country in the world by land area behind Russia and Canada and the fourth if the water masses are counted, behind Russia, Canada and the United States. The Chinese landscape is vast and diverse, from the steppes and deserts of the Gobi and Taklamakan in the arid north to the subtropical forests in the humid south. The mountainous mountain ranges of the Himalayas, the Karakórum, Pamir and Tian Shan separate it from the south and the center of Asia. The Yangtze and Yellow rivers, third and sixth longest in the world, run from the Tibetan plateau to empty into the densely populated eastern coasts. China has 14,500 km of coastline along the Pacific Ocean, where it is bathed by the Yellow, Bohai, East China and South China seas.

 

Travel Destination in China

Beijing

Beijing is the largest city in China and also the seat of its government.

Summer Palace
Summer Palace contains spacious park, residential buildings, temples and many pavilions that lie on the shores of the artificial lake.
   

 

North China (China)

Great Wall

Ancient Great Wall is probably the most famous site China was constructed the country from the Northern nomadic tribes.

Hanging Temple

Hanging Temple is a religious complex perched on a side of a mountain in Shanxi province of China.

Qin I’s mausoleum

Qin I mausoleum is famous for a huge Terracotta Army buried with the Emperor Quin I.

Ming Dynasty Tombs

Thirteen Tombs of the Ming Dynasty are located 30 mi (45 km) Northwest of Bejing in China.

Putuo Zongcheng Temple

Putuo Zongcheng Temple is a Buddhist religious complex situated in a Hebei Province in China. Its construction began during Qing Dynasty.

Yungang Grottoes

Yungang Grottoes is a massive religious complex carved from a side of a mountain.

   

 

 

Central China (China)

Huangshan Mountains

Huangshan Mountain are located in Anhui province these mountains started their unique formation 100 million years ago.

Wulingyuan

Wulingyuan Mountains are located in Hunan Province has some of the most amazing geological formations.

   

 

Southwest China (China)

Guilin Hills

Guilin Hills are picturesque geological formations on a shores of beautiful rivers.

Jiuzhaigou Valley

Picturesque Jiuzhaigou Valley lies in Sichuan Province of China.

   

 

Gansu and Quinghai (China)

Jiayuguan Castle

Medieval Jiayuguan Castle is a beatiful fort with its unique Chinese architecture.

     

 

Tibet (China)

Gyantse Castle

Gyantse Castle is a medieval citadel situated in Gyantse, Xigazê Prefecture in China. It was constructed in 1390.

Lhasa

Lhasa is a former religious center of the Tibetan Buddhism. Currently it serves as an administrative capital of the Tibet Region.

   

 

 

 

 

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