The city is located on the East
China coast just to the south of the mouth of
the Yantze River and has Jiangsu province to the
north and Zhejiang to the south, and includes
the third largest island in Greater China - Chongming
Today, Shanghai is one of China's
biggest and busiest port, most important industrial
and commercial center. The entire administrative
area of the city, including surrounding suburbs,
townships and farmland, covers a total area of
2,383 square miles (6,185 aquare km).
Its population is 12 million, with
a population density of 41,000 per square km.
Its industrial products rank the best in quatlity
in China. It has one of China's 2 stock exchange
markets. Its residents are known for their business
talents, quick wit and sophistication. Its fashions
and standards of products and services are more
international than other Chinese cities. Its shopping
is the best in China. It is so-called "the
dragon head" of East China, this leading
force has driven Shanghai's economy forward.
Yunnan is a perfect showpiece of China's
many natural wonders, rugged, wild, and unspoiled. The province
is famed for its multitude of ethnic groups, of China's fifty-five
officially recognized ethnic minorities, twenty-five can be
found in Yunnan. Here visitors could find snow-capped mountains,
mysterious deep valleys, peaceful highland lakes, magnificent
Karst hills, tropical rainforests, and torrential rivers.
As the capital of China, Beijing is the
political, cultural, and intellectual center of the country.
Beijing has so much to offer travelers. The celebrated tourist
center is filled with historical highlights, the most well known
ones are: Great Wall, Forbidden City, Summer Palace, Temple
of Heaven, Ming Tombs...
Tibet Autonomous Region, a mystical land
called "the Roof of the World", more than 50 peaks in this area
are higher than 7,000 meters, and 11 peaks exceed 8,000 meters.
Mt. Everest - the world's highest peak is located in Tibet.
Tibet offers fabulous things to see, including unique Buddhist
monastery, breathtaking high-altitude lakes, stunning views
of the snow mountains and brilliant Tibetan culture.