The story of China will never be as interesting as visiting it. The food, lights, sports, culture, shrines and temples are more reasons you must travel China. China has a very rich cultural heritage that a glimpse of the city both day and night is so magnificent. You do not have any need to worry about hotels, resorts and vacation rentals because China has lots of it-more than enough to suit any price that you will find affordable. It will definitely be a lifetime experience. These interesting facts will help you make just the right decision that will be worth it.
Beijing is currently the capital of China; however, it is one of the oldest cities in the world dating back to over 3000 years ago. Lovers of historical heritage will find this place very interesting; for its abundant historical heritage, Beijing has been included in the UNESCO Heritage Sites. The imperial ambience that this beautiful city has, gives it the prestige for a country to reckon with. Chinese culture is so significant and noticed the instant you arrive; you will certainly notice this from the cuisines which are garnished with uncommon recipes like sichuan, shandong, jiangsu, zhejiang, anhui, guangdong, hunan cuisines.
THE GREAT WALL OF CHINA
The Great Wall of China is the most significant structure that has been identified with the country. The construction of the wall dates back to 770 B.C, under the rulership of Emperor Qin Shi Huang. The Great Wall of China welcomes over 10 million tourists every year with 10,720,000 tourists visiting the Badaling and Mutianyu areas of the wall in 2013 alone. This record makes it one of the most visited tourist attractions in the world.
THE PALACE MUSEUM
You might also be wondering why the Palace Museum is housed in the Forbidden City and the reason for its name. The Forbidden City was the imperial palace during the dynasty of Ming and Qing; only imperial families were aloud in and out of this place. Commoners were forbidden from entering the city and need to be invited before entering it, hence the reason for its name.
This city is highly rated as one of the top most tourist attraction in China and regarded as the origin of Chinese civilization. If you travel China without visiting Xi’an, you would have missed the fun of a lifetime because some of China’s most significant historical symbol is located here. They include; the Terracotta Warriors which can be found at The Emperor Qinshihuang’s Mausoleum Site Museum. Buried here, were thousands of terracotta soldiers which have become rich historical objects making it the largest imperial tomb in China. You will also find beautiful souvenirs to gift your family; the Terracotta Army Figurines are sold in Xi’an and tourists find them very attractive.
Tiananmen Square is among the list of top ten largest squares in the world. You will find the Tiananmen Square very interesting to visit as there are lots of attractions that draw tourists in their millions here. The square holds a great history dating back to over 5000 years and is approved by the Ministry of Culture; hence you will find artifacts such as the Chinese Buddhist sculpture, and the National Museum of China, and the Mausoleum of Mao Zedong.
In conclusion, it is nearly impossible to exhaustively write the wonders that the great “China” has, however, all that has been mentioned above are just little of the myriad of things you will experience on your next trip to China. We can help you find the perfect deals by finding hotels, resorts and vacation rentals that would make your experience a memorable one.