China is a beautiful country that has an interesting and very long history. There is much to explore in this vast country therefore if you are planning to visit this country make sure you visit the beautiful beaches, recreational areas, family parks, gaming spots, restaurants, hotels, food courts, and shopping malls. Vacation times in China are valuable and at times very brief. Here is a list of the top cities that you cannot afford to miss during your tour in China.
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Beijing is the capital, China. No trip to China is complete without a visit to the Capital. There are many monuments, mausoleums, and palaces to see during the tour. The Forbidden City, Summer Palace, Tiananmen Square and Ming Tombs are some of the most famous tourist attraction sites to visit in Beijing.
Xi’An was the capital city of China a long time ago. It is famous for Emperor Qin’s Tomb. However, there are other popular tourist attractions such as Xi’An’s Bell Tower, Big Goose Pagoda, Shaanxi Museum of History, Terracotta Army, Shaanxi Museum of History, Huaqing Hotspring, Shaanxi Museum of History, and Banpo Museum. Xi’An is also quite famous for its historical importance.
Guilin is one of the most attractive cities in China. It is located on the banks of Li River and is famous for its unique rockeries, scenery, caves, stones, crystal water, and verdant mountains. The top attractions in this magnificent city are the Li River, Solitary Beauty Hill, Elephant Trunk Hill, The Reed Flute Cave, Longji Terraced Field, Seven Star Park among others. With its first breathtaking caves and sceneries, this city has opened an opportunity to backpackers and mountaineers who wish to discover the hidden wonders of China.
Shanghai is located in the central eastern part of China and is the largest city in the country. It is one of China’s cosmopolitan cities, which display a blend of modernity and history. The Ming styled architecture and first class skyscrapers of Shanghai buildings attracts visitors to this stunning city. Shanghai is also known as the “Oriental Paris” and is the best place to actually shop for all sorts of branded clothes, shoes, jewelry and gifts from low quality to the most lucrative products in almost any type of store. The best areas to travel in Shanghai include the Shanghai Yuyuan Garden, Shanghai Bund, Jade Buddha Temple, Huangpu River, Shanghai Museum, and Oriental Pearl TV Tower to mention a few.
Hong Kong is one of the most important financial and economic capitals in the world. Hong Kong enjoys the benefits of a vibrant and dynamic metropolis. Chinese is a good measure of independence while Hong Kong is a fusion of the diverse cultures.
Hong Kong City is the world-renowned shopping paradise. It is known for its numerous options and tourist-friendly atmosphere. The street fashion factory in Causeway Bay and huge shopping malls of Central are among the things you should not miss in Hong Kong. Hong Kong has many amazing natural sites and beaches for outdoor lovers. For instance, the Lantau Island provides a relaxing atmosphere for vacations.
In conclusion, China is known to house twenty-four heritage sites listed on the UNESCO World Heritage list. These cultural reserves contribute to China’s history.