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Great Wall of China Travel Guide

Great Wall of China

A massive network of fortresses, strategic passes, holy temples, lofty turrets, precipitous stairs, and tactical watch towers, the Great Wall is indubitably China’s greatest source of pride. This colossal structure, when viewed from above the earth, snakes up and down across mountains, plateaus, deserts, and grasslands like the legendary dragon. It encompasses a highly diverse […]

Yangtze River Travel Guide

Civilizations flourish along and around rivers. This was true of the Nile in Africa, the Amazon of South America, and couldn’t be truer of the Yangtze traversing China. The world’s third longest river winds a distance of 3,964 miles through eleven provinces and cities, virtually dividing China into North and South.  Cruising along will bring […]

China Travel Tips

Quick Navigation Getting to and Around ChinaThe Best Time to Visit ChinaPopular Cities and Tourist AttractionsBeijingThe Great Wall of ChinaThe Forbidden CityThe Temple of HeavenThe HutongsShanghaiThe BundYu Yuan GardensNanjing RoadTemple of the Jade BuddhaXianMuseum of the Terra Cotta Warriors and HorsesShaanxi History MuseumThe Small and Big Wild Goose PagodaFamous Tours The People’s Republic of China, […]