The fifth set of Chinese currency in different value
The scenic site at back of 100 yuan: “The Great Hall of the People(人民大会堂)”
The Great Hall of the People (simplified Chinese: 人民大会堂; traditional Chinese: 人民大會堂; pinyin: Rénmín Dàhuìtáng) is located at the western edge of Tiananmen Square, Beijing, People’s Republic of China (PRC). It is used for legislative and ceremonial activities by the PRC and the Communist Party of China. It functions as the meeting place of the National People’s Congress, the Chinese parliament. The Great Hall of the People is also an important platform for Chinese leaders and people to hold political, diplomatic, and cultural events.
The scenic site at back of 500 yuan: The Potala Palace (西藏布达拉宫)
The Potala Palace is located in Lhasa, Tibet Autonomous Region, China. It is named after Mount Potalaka, the mythical abode of Chenresig or Avalokitesvara.
The scenic site at back of 20 yuan: The Guilin Landscape (桂林山水)
‘East or west, Guilin landscape is no.1 the world ! (桂林山水甲天下)’ Located in the northeast of Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region in south China, Guilin is considered to be the pearl of China’s thriving tourist industry on account of the natural beauty and historic treasures.
The scenic site at back of 10 yuan: Qutang Gorge (瞿塘峡)
The Qutang Gorge is the shortest and most spectacular of China’s Three Gorges. Immediately downstream of the ancient village Baidicheng the Yangtze River passes between the Chijia Mountain on the north and the Baiyan Mountain on the south.
The scenic site at back of 5 yuan: Taishan Mountain (泰山)
Tai Shan (Peace Mountain) is one of the five Daoist sacred mountains in China. Because of its history it is the most climbed mountain in China.
The scenic site at back of 1 yuan: Pools Mirroring the Moon (三潭映月)
The scenic site of the Pools Mirroring the Moon (三潭映月) is located in West Lake, Hangzhou City, Zhejiang Province. There are three major pools, thus in the evening when the moon is hanging in the sky, one can see that the moon is mirrored in all the three pools creating a beautiful scenery.