In Shanghai, known as the “Paris of the East,” the cultures from East and West are intertwined to create the city’s cosmopolitan style. What was once the ten-mile Shanghai International Settlement, established by the British in conjunction with Americans and French living along the Huangpu River in present-day Puxi, the metropolis currently develops and changes every day. There are historical and cultural architectural wonders lining the Bund and Xintiandi, as well as fashionable attractions in Pudong, such as the Oriental Pearl TV Tower and Shanghai Disneyland Resort. Shanghai is a multifaceted place no one will regret visiting
Hawaii is America’s tropical paradise. With lush green landscapes, black volcanic beaches, and world class surf breaks, it’s an all-around ideal destination. We’ve put together this short guide looking at COVID-19 travel requirements and the top-5 best things to do in Hawaii for 2021.
Yosemite National Park is the most visited national park in the western United States Different from the National Park with unique landscape in the southwest, Yosemite attracts tourists from all over the world by its mountains and rivers, lush forests, jagged cliffs carved by glaciers and rippling waters. When winter comes, Yosemite turns into a bright, clean white canvas.
Located in Chengdu County, Aden Scenic Area is the most famous scenic spot on the southern Sichuan-Tibet line. The scenery here is breathtaking; there are not only magnificent sacred snow mountains, but also vast meadows, colorful forests and blue seas. The most beautiful things in the snowy plateau are gathered here. Everything is very fascinating.
In addition to the bustling Manhattan, there are many wonderful places in New York State, such as the amusement paradise Long Island, the holiday resort Catskill Mountains, the Capital Region, which has many historical and cultural sites, the Wilderness Area Adirondack, the scenic Finger Lakes, the magnificent Niagara Falls. Drive a few hours from downtown New York to experience various natural and cultural landscapes. For more information, please follow the WeChat official account of the New York State Tourism Board "New York State Impression" and Weibo "I Love New York State".
Reasons for Recommendation: Prominent Tibetan culture and close to the Jokhang Temple.
Tangka Hotel, near Jokhang Temple Square, is only a step away from Jokhang Temple, and around a ten minute walk to the Potala Palace. The unique location makes getting around convenient. There are hand-painted Tangkas in the lobby and
Tangka decorations in every floor and passageway, reflecting the richness of Tibetan culture. It is a four-story hotel with over
100 Tibetan-style guest rooms, 78 of which are fitted with oxygen making equipment, and the superior view rooms overlook the Potala Palace.
There are many offshore islands in Hong Kong which are far away from the noisy downtown area. On these islands, people can relax, breathe fresh air, experience authentic fishing village customs, and participate in various water sports. It is the first choice for locals to spend their weekends.
Interlaken is located at the foot of Jungfrau, one of Switzerland’s most famous mountains. It’s a lakeside town with a British style to it. The town is a very convenient transit point as trains going to Jungfrau or Schilthorn head out from here. If you have time during your stay, you can also visit the towns of Lake Thun or Lake Brienz to take in views of the lakeside castles.
Hua Hin is a coastal town that is a 3-hour drive from Bangkok. It is the traditional holiday resort of the Thai royal family. Compared with lively Pattaya, Hua Hin's downtown area has an elegant and calm atmosphere and boasts the most ancient and beautiful railway station in Thailand, as well as the former Thailand imperial palace.
This album introduces the northern part of Nice that is known as "France's pure land" - Mercantour National Park. It also introduces 3 scenic routes from Nice: "The most scenic drive" - The Grand Corniche; The “most scenic bus route” - Grand inferieure and the “Train des Pignes” that runs through mountains and along the sea.
Java Island, where Java's capital Jakarta resides, is home to important cities and places of interest in Indonesia, such as Borobudur and Prambanan Temple. There are more than 100 volcanoes on the island. The famous Mount Merapi and Mount Bromo are fantastic places to go explore volcanoes. You can fly directly from most airports to Jakarta, or you can take a transfer flight from Yogyakarta or Surabaya. The classic itinerary is 7-8 days.
Greymouth is the largest city and cultural center in the West Coast region in the South Island of New Zealand. It is an important base for exploring the West Coast.It is about a 2.5-hour drive from the Franz Josef Glacier and the Fox Glacier, and there is also the famous TranzAlpine Train to and from Christchurch.
The Galle Face Hotel on the coast of Colombo is said to be the oldest hotel in Asia and was built in 1864. The three-story English-style building, with floral carved arches, a high-ceiling lobby, and log floors all reveal a strong British colonial style. This glorious Victorian hotel was also one of the first five-star hotels.
Reason for recommendation: Near two famous department stores
The Golden Tulip M Hotel Myeong-dong is located in the Myeong-dong area of Seoul, close to the Myeong-dong Shopping Street and New World Department Store. In addition to shopping, there are countless delicatessens, with Myeong-dong dumplings, RED SUN, etc. satisfying all food cravings.
Hukou Waterfall: a thousand miles of Yellow River poured from a teapot
# Few in the world have seen the golden waterfall # Hukou Waterfall, located in Yan'an City, Shaanxi Province. It is a national scenic spot with 4A rating. The upstream width area of the Yellow River is 300 meters, but within a distance of less than 500 meters of the waterfall, it is compressed to a width of 20-30 meters. The river pours 1000 cubic meters per second from a steep cliff that is more than 20 meters high, hence forming "a thousand miles of Yellow River poured from a teapot." Every summer, owing to changes in the flow of water above the mouth of the teapot, everyone can see the wonderful sight of multiple waterfalls.
Hulunbuir grassland Stay once in a yurt Look at the enchanting scenery, stay in a yurt# The No. 1. Hulunbuir grassland is located in Hulunbeier, Inner Mongolia. Do you want to see the scenes of "Vast skies and boundless grasslands, as the wind blows the grass, with cattle and sheep feeding on it"? The green of Hulunbuir grassland waves through thousands of miles. You can ride horses through the extremely enchanting scenery of the grasslands, it pleases the spirit. Stay in a yurt, eat the meat of a home-slaughtered animal, a roasted mutton leg, or a Mongolian hotpot and you will not want to go home.
Meili Snow Mountain: The First of Holy Mountains Whose Summit Have Yet to Be Reached
The Meili Snow Mountain sits at the region where the Jinsha River, Lancang River and Nujiang River flow in parallel, whose main peak, Kawa Bogegard, rises to 6740 meters, the highest peak in Yunnan Province. As the head of the eight holy Tibetan mountains, Meili is a sacred pilgrimage site for Tibetan Buddhists. People who come here are proud to see it in full. Meili Snow Mountain is still a virgin peak that has not been summited, and a place where countless mountaineering teams have been buried. The most painful event happened in 1991 when the 17 members of the Sino-Japanese joint mountaineering team were all killed. In 1996, the Chinese government banned the climbing of Meili Mountain, returning the holy mountain to its eternal peace.
Mount Sanqing, which is next to Wuyuan in the North, has not only the "grandeur, danger, steepness, beauty and seclusion" of the five famous mountains in China, but also the "oddity" of Mount Huangshan. It is reputed as the most "immortal mountain on earth". Mount Sanqing is not only beautiful, but also a Taoist ancestral court with a long history. Each famous peak here is closely related to Taoist legends.
Learn about the 6 snow mountains of Switzerland and feel the charm of the Alps
The splendid Alps, with different sceneries in the four seasons, occupy almost 60% of Switzerland. In Europe, only Switzerland has so many peaks, including 48 more than 4,000 meters above sea level. Among them, the most famous ones are the Matterhorn and the Jungfrau.
A reef is a bar of rock, sand, coral, or something else of similar material which is lying beneath the surface of the water. Artificial reefs like shipwrecks, sometimes have a role in enhancing the physical complexity of featureless sand bottoms, in attracting a diverse assemblage of organisms, especially algae and fish. The barrier reef is a coral reef roughly parallel to ashore and separated from it by a lagoon or other body of water. It is usually pierced by several channels that give access to the lagoon and the island or continent beyond it.
Iconic Montserrat in Catalonia, Spain, is an exquisite site to visit. At 1236 meters high, this fairytale-like spiritual retreat is the highest point of the Catalan lowlands. Surrounded by natural parks and shaped by nature’s elements, the Montserrat rock formations are a ‘must-see’ sight, if not for religious reasons then simply for the breathtaking panoramic views across Catalonia.
Turkey has long been a global crossroads. Straddling Europe and Asia, its lands have seen the rise and fall of vast empires including the Greek, Persian, Roman, Byzantine, and Ottoman. This long history combines with pristine natural beauty. Black Sea resorts dot Turkey’s northern coast. Grand cathedrals and mosques line the Bosporus Straits in Istanbul. Picturesque islands are scattered in the Aegean Sea. And ancient ruins coexist with modern luxury along the Mediterranean coast. It is a land for travelers seeking something exotic yet familiar. In this and so many other ways, Turkey is the ideal blend.
Travel lovers have undoubtedly heard of or even visited Bali at some point. Beautiful scenery, divine beaches, dramatic volcanoes, temples, and genuine people…there’s much to appreciate. In recent years however, over-commercialization, large crowds, and pollution have begun to detract from Bali’s reputation as a tropical paradise.
For many, nature exists as a curiosity, as somewhere to visit or occasionally recreate. There are those rare places, however, where one finds harmony in nature. Places time seems to have forgotten. Places where ancient creatures roam, and where the landscape seems conjured from the imagination. Komodo National Park is such a place.
In the western Philippines, there is an island archipelago with unique geology and majestic scenery. Known locally as “Heaven on Earth,” travelers who venture there cannot help but to agree. El Nido sits on the northern tip of Palawan Island, roughly 420 kilometers south-west of Manila. Owing to its location as part of the Sunda tectonic plate, the geology on El Nido is unlike anywhere else in the Philippines.
Picture yourself standing in a quiet field. Snow crunches underfoot as you shift your weight, gazing towards the heavens. Your breath forms a frosty mist in the air. In the distance, a dogsled pulls its passenger over the frozen fields. Slowly, almost imperceptibly, the skies above begin to glow. Great rivers of color swirl high overhead and soon the entire sky appears on fire; an eerie greenish light casting shadows far below.