Cultural Attractions In China


Temple Of Heaven

Temple Of Heaven

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Temple of Heaven(天坛)served Ming and Qing dynasty emperors as vast sacred space to perform ceremonial rites on behalf of the Chinese nation. Prior to the winter solstice, the emperor would lead a solemn procession, which commoners were forbidden to witness, from the Forbidden City to the Temple of Heaven.

Great Wall of China

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The great wall of China is the honour of China. It is full of highlight areas. The following three areas are in Beijing municipality. They are regularly visited by tourists. 1. "North Pass" of Juyongguan pass, known as the Badaling(八达岭). You will find many guards in this section. It is use to protect Chinese land in the past.Made of stone and bricks from the hills, this portion of the Great Wall is 7.8 meters (25.6 ft) high and 5 meters (16.4 ft) wide. 2. One of the most egregious sections of the Ming Great Wall is where it climbs extremely steep slopes. It runs 11 kilometers (7 mi) long, ranges from 5 to 8 meters (16–26 ft) in height, and 6 meters (19.7 ft) across the bottom, narrowing up to 5 meters (16.4 ft) across the top. Wangjinglou is one of Jinshanling's 67 watchtowers, 980 meters (3,215 ft) above sea level. 3. South East of Jinshanling, is the Mutianyu Great Wall which winds along lofty, cragged mountains from the southeast to the northwest for approximately 2.25 kilometers (about 1.3 miles). It is connected with Juyongguan Pass to the west and Gubeikou to the east.

West Lake Of Hangzhou

west lake

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There are 36 West Lakes throughout China, but west lake in Hangzhou is the inspiration for them all. The best-known scenic spots are know as "Ten Scenes of West Lake" as following: Dawn on the Su Causeway in Spring (苏堤春晓) Curved Yard and Lotus Pool in Summer (曲苑风荷) Moon over the Peaceful Lake in Autumn (平湖秋月) Remnant Snow on the Bridge in Winter (断桥残雪) Leifeng Pagoda in the Sunset (雷峰夕照) Two Peaks Piercing the Clouds (双峰插云) Orioles Singing in the Willows (柳浪闻莺) Fish Viewing at the Flower Pond (花港观鱼) Three Ponds Mirroring the Moon (三潭映月) Evening Bell Ringing at the Nanping Hill (南屏晚钟 )