Photos of Shanghai

Located in the East China, Shanghai is in the junction between Yangtze River and Qiantang River. With approx. 170,000 foreign residents living in the city, Shanghai is the most populated cities with foreigners in China ( 2015). With a history of more than 700 years, Shanghai was once the financial center of the Far East. Today, Shanghai has raised again to become financial hub of China and a top tourist destination ( 2016) as well as an international metropolis.

The Former Shanghai French Concession

The Former Shanghai French Concession is one of the two former concessions in Shanghai (the other one is Shanghai International Settlement). It is located inside the current Luwan District and Xuhui District of Shanghai. Established in 1849 and ended in 1943, the Shanghai French Concession had been one of the centres of Catholicism in China as well as home to many of the Chinese revolutionaries. Today the Former Shanghai French Concession is a charming part of town to visit and during the day its quiet tree lined avenues and parks make for a wonderfully refreshing stroll (Foster 2008). Despite re-development over time, the area maintains unique features and is one of the top tourist destinations in Shanghai City.

Top 8 Beijing Roast Duck Brands

Talking about Beijing cuisine, everyone would first mention the Beijing Duck ! It is the chief representative of the Beijing cuisine. Beijing roast duck has its long history, unique baking process, mellow color and taste. The diverse range of brands has not only contributed to Beijing’s most famous specialties, but also represents inherent essence of the traditional food culture of China. Here we will introduce to you the Top 8 Beijing Roast Duck Brands, you will enjoy the most distinctive taste of authentic Beijing style roast duck by visiting the outlets under these branded restaurants.

Sacred mountain and lake: Kailash Manasarovar Yatra (KMY) in Ali, Tibet

Kailash Mansarovar in Ali, Tibet1

The mystery of nature : Mount Kailash and Manasarovar at altitude 6700 meters are the most representative scenes of Kailash Mansarovar in Ali. In the hearts of the Tibetan, Kailash represents masculine sun, God Father, and Manasarovar represents mellow moon, God Mother. In this Holy Land full of brilliance, even if only a stay for a moment, it will all of God’s blessing for ordinary people.