The gateway of Dazhongsi (Great Bell Temple), The Bell Tower. This unique tower is the center of the Great Bell Temple. It is round at the top and square at the bottom, symbolizing that the sky is round and the earth is square.
Falundian (Hall of the Dharma Wheel) in the Yonghegong (Palace of Harmony and Peace) Lamasery. The archway of Yonghegong (Palace of Harmony and Peace) Lamasery, Yonghemen or the Devaraja Hall, The sandalwood Buddha. The statue of Buddha is worshiped in Zhaofolou (Tower of the Shining Buddha), and the throne is carved out of nanmu (a fine hardwood).
Pavilion for Painting and Poetry. Built in the center of a pond, it can only be reached by boat. The exterior of the Theatre. The interior of the Theatre. Fuhai (Sea of Bliss). This was the restored lake.
Stone Arch. It is extremely spectacular with exquisite carvings. Dingling. The tomb of the thirteenth Ming emperor, Zhu Yijun, and his two empresses. The passageway of the underground palace.
The Ming Tombs
The Sacred Way. Along both sides of the Sacred Way is an impressive array of 18 stone animals followed by twelve stone human figures with various postures, all being elegant stone carving arts.
While climbing up Mount Tai, magnificent ancient architecture and historical and cultural sites can be found over hill and dale, and along the mountain passages. UNESCO has listed Mount Tai as ” A World Cultural and Natural Heritage.”
Guilin is famed for its magnificent natural beauty, people who visit there will be attracted by the amazing scenery of moutains and waters. The colorful ethnic background also lends a touch of mystery.
The Terracotta Warriors, located in Xian and cover an area of over 14,000 square meters. These artistic treasures of the Qin Dynasty are without doubt, one of the world’s great wonders.
Lhasa is the cultural historical city in China with lots of scenic spots. Located in Lhasa City, the Potala Palace is an enormous “Art Museum” filled with dazzling array of paintings. It was first constructed in the 7th century, the Potala Palace is the most comprehensive art treasure house of cultural relics in Tibetan area of China.
Shopping is always one of the joy of traveling, especially for women. As a bigalopolis, Shanghai is one of shopping paradise in China. Rising and thriving on the basis of commerce, Shanghai has long been a very famous shopping city in China.