is located between latitude 248 and 251 north and longitude
1095 and 1100east in the northeast of Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous
Region, covering an area of 4,195 square kilometers.
It is in the basin surrounded by Yuecheng Range, Ocean
Hill, Jiaqiao Range and Tianping Hill. It appears at the
southern end of Gui-Xiang Corridor. Li River is meandering
through Guilin from north to south, with a yearly sand
content of 0.067kg/m3 and strong self-cleaning ability.
Karst caves and stone forests feature the wonderful natural
ecological environment of Guilin, whose altitude is 140-160
meters. Millions of years ago, this area was an expanse
of sea. Two crustal movements of the earth that took place
about 200 and 180 million years ago thrust the limestone
sediments out of the sea from its bottom more than 200
meters below the surface to form a large expanse of land.
The karst formation becomes the hills and rocks of unusual
shapes through many years of erosion by the wind and rain.
Therefore there are many complete and wonderful karst
sites, which have highly scientific value and tourist
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.