• 10 Top World Heritage Sites Worth To Go

    10 Top World Heritage Sites Worth To Go

    Everyone knows about Stonehenge and the Pyramids, but there are some stunning World Heritage Sites that get overlooked in favour of their more famous cousins. For centuries, or even millenniums, some of the most astounding sites of ancient times were forgotten or hidden from the world, buried under jungles, deserts, or farmers’ fields around the

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  • What You Should Experience in Beijing?

    What You Should Experience in Beijing?

    Watch an Traditional Chinese Opera Show While visiting Beijing on a Fulbright over the summer, we were given the opportunity to attend a traditional Peking Opera. Though the show was entirely in Mandarin, it was highly entertaining and lively. The vibrant colors of the venue, coupled with a mystic, historic ambiance makes the Huguang Guild

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  • Top 7 Famous Shanghai Restaurant You Should Visit !

    Top 7 Famous Shanghai Restaurant You Should Visit !

    NanXiang Steamed Bun Restaurant (南翔馒头店) NanXiang Steamed Bun Restaurant is a famous Chinese restaurant at Yuyuan Garden (豫园) that serves soup dumplings. The restaurant has three levels: Level one is for take-aways only, the queues are the longest, you can only order soup dumplings, and the dumplings are the cheapest. Level two is for dining

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  • A Deeper Introduction to Sichuan Cuisine

    A Deeper Introduction to Sichuan Cuisine

    Fu Qi Fei Pian Commonly rendered on English language menus as ox tongue and tripe—has a romantic backstory. The dish is a mountain of cold, frilly-edged ribbons of beef tripe and tongue, often bolstered with translucent sheets of tendon and washed in spiced broth, chili oil, and Sichuan peppercorns, then topped with roasted peanuts, cilantro,

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  • Lingshan Grand Buddha, the Largest Buddha Statues in the World

    Lingshan Grand Buddha, the Largest Buddha Statues in the World

    The Lingshan Grand Buddha sits on the site of an ancient Buddhist Temple- Xiangxiang Temple of the Tang and Song Dynasties. The outdoor bronze statue of Sakyamuni Buddha is 88 meter high. It was set up at the same time when the temple was rebuilt. The grand Buddha acquire its name because of the location

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  • Top 5 attractions in Guangdong, China

    Top 5 attractions in Guangdong, China

    Located in south China, Guangdong is the southern gate of the Chinese mainland, bordering Hong Kong, Macao and is geographically close to ASEAN countries. The province boasts abundant travel resources and is extremely popular with travelers. The region has seven national famous historical cities, including Guangzhou, Foshan, Chaozhou, Meizhou, Zhaoqing, Leizhou and Zhongshan. Each of

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  • 5 Amazing Attractions in Guangdong – China

    5 Amazing Attractions in Guangdong – China

    Chen Clan Academy 陈家祠堂 Located on Zhongshan 7th Road in Guangzhou City, Chen Clan Academy is a well-preserved folk house from the Qing Dynasty. Construction began in the 14th year of Guangxu Reign (1888) and finished in the 20th year of Guangxi Reign (1894). Covering an area of 6400 square meters, it consists of 19

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  • The Great Wall of China

    The Great Wall of China

    「不 到長城非好漢」: Who never climbed The Great Wall cannot be deemed a Man – 毛澤東 Mao Zedong The Great Wall of China is the world’s longest wall and biggest ancient architecture. It has a stunning array of scenery from the beaches of Qinhuangdao, to rugged mountains around Beijing, to a desert corridor between tall mountain

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  • Travel Guide for Beijing Zoo

    Travel Guide for Beijing Zoo

    The Beijing Zoo was built in 1906 in Qing Dynasty with an area of only 10 hectares and a few humble pavilions to house the animals. It was named as “Wansheng Garden”( Ten-Thousand Animal Garden) and officially renamed as Beijing Zoo in 1955. Now it covers an area of 86 hectares, breeding over 5000 animals

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  • 6 Most Beautiful Beaches in China

    6 Most Beautiful Beaches in China

    China’s continental coastline extends for about 18,000 kilometers (11,000 miles), and there are lots of beautiful beaches for holidays. The most popular beaches around China we recommend include those at Sanya, Xiamen, Putuo Island, Beidaihe and Beihai. Yalong Bay “The Oriental Hawaii” Yalong Bay is the best beach in China. The sea is blue and

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  • Top 5 Theme Parks in China

    Top 5 Theme Parks in China

    China is a world-renowned destination for exciting theme parks. Indeed, out of the twenty largest and most popular amusement parks in Asia, 11 are located in China. China’s themed parks are recognized globally and compete favorably with those in U.S and Europe for world’s most visited parks. The parks offer a mixture of Western and

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  • 7 Must Try Street Foods in Beijing

    7 Must Try Street Foods in Beijing

    Maybe you thought all there was to order from street-side vendors in Beijing were the oddities, like the scorpions and starfish at Wangfujing snack street. Thankfully, you would be wrong; there’s a world of delicious street snacks to be found in Beijing (and other cities in China,) that you shouldn’t wait to explore! Summer interns,

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