Travel to China



Travel to china to see the amazing colors of Eastern culture with glimpse and snaps of western culture. China is a very big country having world's largest population. The most famous travel destination of China is the Great Wall of China which is also one of the wonders of the world. The Great Wall of China spreads about 8000 kms and is one of the most iconic landmarks of the country. Other famous destinations of China are Hainan, Jiuzhaigou Nature Reserve, Mount Everest, Mount Tai, Yungang Grottoes and many others.Some of the places that you should see when you travel to China are:

Forbidden City
Anciently Forbidden City was imperial palace from Ming Dynasty. It is in the middle of Beijing. It was declared as World Heritage Site in 1987. You can see the Palace Museum which has collection of artwork and artifacts from Ming and Qing dynasties. There are many different things that you can see there like outer court and inner court and the beautiful layout of the palace and the surrounding. It is now the world's largest and best preserved imperial palace that boasts rare relics of 1,050,000 pieces.


Terracotta Army of Emperor Qin Shi Huang
Terra Cotta Warriors and Horses", is a collection of terracotta sculptures that represents armies of the Chinese emperor Qin Shi Huang. This the very huge (really HUGE) made up of many sculptures. These includes warriors, chariots, horses, officials, acrobats, strongmen and many others, each warrior weighing more than 270 kg and standing over 6 ft high.. The sizes and height of each vary according to role they played in the army. The estimate states that there are about 8,000 soldiers, 130 chariots with 520 horses and 150 cavalry horses and many of them are still buried inside. It is said that the army guard dead emperor's tomb and provided protection in the afterlife.

Temple of Heaven
Temple of heaven is yet another place to see when you travel to China. This beautiful architect stands from the Ming dynasty and was build to honor heaven and earth both. It is situated in southeastern part of central Beijing. The temple consist of three main groups of constructions called Hall of Prayer for Good Harvests, Imperial Vault of Heaven and Circular Mound Altar  and each of these served a specific purpose and are worth visiting.

There are other best travel destinations and markets to see. For example places like Yangtze River, Silk Road in China; Jiuzhaigou Sichuan etc are places that are not to be missed. The country is so big that you'll need to spend at least a month to see all the beautiful places.
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