The pagoda was a mixed structure of brick and wood, but all the wooden parts have been destroyed, leaving only the main body, built of brick. The present pagoda is a hexagonal structure of seven storeys, about thirty meters high. Standing on Baoshi Hill, Baochu Pagoda is a landmark and one of the important tourist attractions of beautiful West Lake.
Zhengzhou was the national capital of China during the Shang dynasty. Parts of the Shang-era capital city wall that were built 3,600 years ago still remain in Downtown Zhengzhou (Zhengzhou Shang City). Zhengzhou maintains abundant cultural heritages that reflect its glorious history as well as the culture of Henan Province.
Hangzhou -- 'Paradise on Earth' Hangzhou, capital of Zhejiang Province 180 kilometers southwest of Shanghai, is the center of politics, economy, culture, and communications of the province. First built as a county during the Qin Dynasty some 2,100 years ago, Hangzhou became prosperous after the building of the Grand Canal in the Sui Dynasty (581-618).
Past Feilai Feng is Lingyin Si, one of the largest temple complexes in China. Soul's Retreat Temple, built in 326 AD by the Indian monk Hui Li, is recognized as one of China's ten famous Zen temples and the Monastery of Soul's Retreat is the largest and most important monastery in Hangzhou.
The Hidden Dragon Waterfalls are the biggest waterfall group with three-ply overlap, the “Long Dragon Flying” Waterfall that stands some 60 meters in height, “The Rainbow Above the Dragon Gate” which is in the millions of drops of water and created a huge rainbow that marked the opening and “Turtle Hear Waterfall” which is a unity of form and spirit, as it were, each waterfall is joined in another, and each step is a new scenery.
Hangzhou is classified as a sub-provincial city and forms the core of the Hangzhou metropolitan area, the fourth-largest in China. During the 2010 Chinese census, the metropolitan area held 21.102 million people over an area of 34,585 km 2 (13,353 sq mi). Hangzhou prefecture had a registered population of 9,018,000 in 2015.
Leifeng Pagoda (Chinese: 雷峰塔; pinyin: Léifēng Tǎ) is a five stories tall tower with eight sides, located on Sunset Hill south of the West Lake in Hangzhou, China. Originally constructed in the year AD 975, it collapsed in 1924 but was rebuilt in 2002.
Lingyin Temple (simplified Chinese: 灵隐寺; traditional Chinese: 靈隱寺; pinyin: Língyǐn Sì) is a Buddhist temple of the Chan sect located north-west of Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, China. The temple's name is commonly literally translated as Temple of the Soul's Retreat.
Behind the pagoda there is a bodhi tree and under the tree is a solid rock seat, called vajrasana. Legend has it that Sakyamuni attained his Buddhahood while sitting on this seat. The structure of the pagoda, therefore, is called the vajrasana style, which is completely different from that of the stupas described earlier.
Today, Yanggong Causeway Scenic Area is a big highlight of West Lake generally constituted of Qu Yuan Feng He (Breeze-ruffled Lotus at Quyuan Garden)，Jinshagang Scenic Site, Flower Nursery, Maojiabu, Turtle Pool, Yihu Bay and Hua Gang Guan Yu (Viewing Fish at Flower Pond,).
Qiandao Lake (simplified Chinese: 千岛湖; traditional Chinese: 千島湖; pinyin: Qiāndǎo Hú; literally: "Thousand Island Lake"), a human-made, freshwater lake located in Chun'an County, Zhejiang Province, China, was formed after the completion of the Xin'an River hydroelectric station in 1959.
Qiantang River Bridge is located nearby Six Harmonies Pagoda, Hangzhou, Zhejiang. It stretches across Qiantang River with the north bank at the east foot of Er’long Mountain and the south bank at Shangsha Port, Lianzhuang Village, Puyan Sub-district, Binjiang District.
The bronze sculpture of Su Dongpo. Su Dongpo(January 8, 1037--August 24, 1101) was a writer, poet, artist, calligrapher, pharmacologist, and statesman of the Song Dynasty, and one of the major poets of the Song era. Photos of this package are taken in his memorial hall in Huanggang, Hubei province ...
Address: 56 Dengzhou Road, Qingdao, Shandong, 266071 Qingdao, China, CN Tsingtao is one of the country's most popular alcoholic beverages and also one of Qingdao Province's biggest exports. The Tsingtao Brewery was founded in 1903 and visitors are given the chance to explore this factory, where this tasty beer is brewed.
Coordinates The West Lake Museum (Chinese: 西湖博物馆) is a museum in Hangzhou, China concerning aspects of the West Lake There are four main exhibition areas in the hall introducing the amongst others the landscape, humanity and historical influence of the West Lake.
“Generally most of night pleasure boats suspend service by the end of September. After the seven-day National Day holiday, only Quan Rao Dragon Boat is still in service at the wharf of No.5 Garden. However, all West Lake night pleasure boat will suspend service by the end of October.” A staff of West Lake Vessel Company said.
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The Xiling Seal Art Society is a Chinese arts organisation based in Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, PRC. It was founded in 1904 but, with antecedents dating back to the Ming and Qing dynasties, is one of China's most important traditional stone seal engraving associations.
It includes Yue Fei Temple, Loyalty Temple and the Yue Fei Mausoleum, and was added to the list of key national cultural sites by the State Council, In 1961. Mausoleum General Yue's tomb is in the center of the mausoleum, with the tomb of his son, Yue Yun, who had assisted him on the battlefields. to the left.