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Macau Sightseeing destinations are Fishersman's Wharf, Macau Tower, Macau Museum and the Historic Centre of Macao.
You must visit Macau casinos while travelling on the golden route of China. This little town next to Hong Kong, is to overtake Las Vegas Strip in 2007 as the world’s gaming capital.
A native Chinese walks you through the China travel golden route. It is an ideal routing for your first visit to China. Sightseeing tips and language aid.
Things you see on the golden route are tightly bond with China history. Let's walk through the 5000 years brief history of China, from a traveler’s perspective.
Macau is an hour from Hong Kong by ferry. You would find large and beautiful casinos and great Portuguese food here. An ideal destination for a day trip from Hong Kong.
Hong Kong at night has the most beautiful in the world. There are many interesting things to do to spend a night in Hong Kong.
Photo tour of various Hong Kong Chinese New Year Food. Delicious home-made and restaurant foods that are popular in Hong Kong during Chinese New Year.
A summary of the Hong Kong Chinese New Year Cantonese traditions.
Some interesting facts about Hong Kong Chinese New Year weather. Relationship between dry winter and wet year.
Routing and photo tour of the best Macau walking tour - see the best of Macau.
Mutton soup and dumpling dinner are the most representative foods in Xian. Try not to miss either of them.
Dim sum or yum cha is a life style of Hong Kong. It is also a unique catering culture here. Take a preview of the dim sum photo gallery before enjoying them.
China foods are delicious. Please make an effort to taste all the China foods that I recommend in this chapter. Otherwise you'll miss the best of the best.
Hong Kong seafood is world famous. I am going to preview a Hong Kong seafood dinner with you.
Xian tour is the pearl of China Travel. If you are interested in ancient Chinese civilization, culture and history, your Xian tour is a recipe to satisfaction.
When Batman flew by helicopter over Hong Kong harbour five years ago, he made minor movie history. Film aficionados will know that the scene from The Dark Knight was the first in a major feature film to be shot with an IMAX camera. The director, Christopher Nolan, chose it for one reason – the pictures it captures are simply enormous.
It was a wise decision. A single glance doesn't really do Hong Kong's iconic panorama justice, but by taking to the skies, the Caped Crusader was being a bit of a wimp. In 1881, a Scottish railwayman called Alexander Findlay Smith became convinced of the possibility of building a funicular railway up the impossibly steep Victoria Peak, the island's highest mountain. Now, his engineering is Hong Kong's most popular attraction.
If you visit Hong Kong in the recent few days, you would have noticed the Bun Festival which attracts a lot of attention. Thousands and thousands of people flood into Cheung Chau to take part in it.
What is Bun Festival?
In fact, the name itself does not fully describe what’s up at Cheung Chau. The proper name of the activities going on is called 太平清醮. 太平 means peace. 醮 will need a little more words to explain. It is a high profile and large scale cultural ritual which consists of a series of events and the Bun Collection Competition is the highlight to wrap up the whole function. May be for easy understanding to foreigners, people simply call it Bun Festival. In fact, to be more accurate, it should be called the Peace Ritual.
Four of China's precious terracotta warriors and one terracotta horse are on display at an exhibition named "Treasures of China," which opened Monday in Bucharest, at the National Museum of Romania's History.
Terra Cotta Warriors is a full-scale replication of the Qin Dynasty Army of 2000 years ago. They attract millions of visitors to Xian each year.
China's high-speed rail network is now the world's busiest with daily ridership exceeding 1.3 million
China launched the country's first high-speed service in 2007
The rapid construction has raised doubts about the service's safety and commercial viability
The government plans to complete a 25,000-kilometer high-speed network by 2020
Here is a summary of Hong Kong History. We'll talk about how a fishing village becomes Asia's World City.
Free stuff finely selected by China Travel Golden Route. Free download of professional images and videos and many others.
Window of the World is an ideal day trip from Hong Kong. Your day trip guide to experience of travelling around the world in one day!
Hong Kong shopping experience has convinced thousands of visitors and have recent gained the title of 'Asia's Best City for Shopping'.
Five reliable China travel tips to maximise your fun and safety while traveling to China.
A dedicated page to record Chinese olympic champions 2008 in Beijing. Please come back everyday for updates.
Hong Kong travel is going to offer a completely different experience from any other cities on the China travel golden route. Here you you’ll witness how ‘one country, two systems’ works.
I have recently taken some Ocean Park photo including some very lovely and rare breed seajelly. Hope you like them.
Ocean Park is the world's 7th most popular amusement park. Take your kids here to learn about marine animals while having fun in Hong Kong.
Hong Kong Airport - World's Best Airport - 2001-2005.
Anna tells her story of how she built this travel website. It is also one of her small home business ideas.
Macau food and Portuguese food are super stars of food in Macau. Eating out should be one of your major Macau travel objectives.
Hong Kong skyline is extremely stunning! A Symphony of Lights held every 8pm makes it even more spectacular.
Your Great Wall of China experience is guaranteed to be unforgettable. It is the number one place you should visit during your Beijing travel, or even China travel.
The author of China Travel Golden Route is actually a headhunter. Here is her page on career, giving some advices to job seekers.
Li River cruise is perhaps the most scenic cruises on earth. You must be thrilled by this stunningly beautiful journey along the China travel golden route.
Xian Incident is an extremely critical event in contemporary Chinese history. As a result, Chiang Kai Shek agreed to form a united front with CCP to go against Japanese invasion.
Having a Beijing tour is actually walking through the history of China from ancient to recent times. Spend a week in Beijing if possible to discover the best of China travel.
This Chinese food picture gallery focuses on details of Xian dumpling feast and mutton hot pot. Both are must-eat items when you travel China.
While you visit the fabulous limestone caves in Guilin, do you want to know how about cave formation? This page tells you how limestone caves are formed.
The Peak of Hong Kong is the number one tourist destination here. It is the best place to view the world-famous Victoria Harbour and have a panoramic view of Hong Kong.
Chinese refer a Great Wall of China tour to be a life-time experience. Let's browse the four most famous sections of the Great Wall in Beijing and make the best plan.
Learn Cantonese for Hong Kong travel is just a matter of fun. English is widely used in Hong Kong.
In this chapter, we are going to get familiar with the Chinese Language before visiting China. We'll learn to read Chinese names. We'll also try to learn Mandarin and Cantonese.
2008 Olympics is going to be held in China. Would you want to know how Chinese did in the previous Olympics? Check Anna's favourite Chinese Olympic champions and their profiles.
Please check this page on China and Hong Kong weather before packing your suitcase for visiting the China travel golden route.
Bio of Empress dowager Cixi who ruled over China (behind the curtain) between 1861 and 1909. She's also the woman who embezzled the fund reserved for building a navy fleet.
What would be the best things to do in a Shanghai day trip? See this page for tips.
Want to visit China? Start by looking for flight to Hong Kong or Beijng. There are numerous Hong Kong flights and Beijing flights, connecting both cities to the world.
The Big Wild Goose Pagoda is a typical Buddhist architecture from Tang Dynasty. It is 1300 years old, a place rich inTang Dynasty culture.