Shuanglin Temple as a part of the renowned World Heritage Site – the Ancient City of Pingyao, has a history dating backing more than 1,400 years, and is famous for its colored clay sculptures.
Located in Lingshi county in central Shanxi province, Wang Grand Courtyard built by the Wang family in the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911) is the largest folk residence cluster in China, showcasing the quintessence of Chinese architectural art.
Spanning 150 kilometers, Hengshan Mountain in Hunyuan county is the northern mountain of the Five Sacred Mountains of China and famous for steep ridges, splendid peaks, exotic-shaped temples and gushing fountains.
Built in the Tang Dynasty (618-907), Pujiu Temple in southwest Shanxi province is a Buddhist temple related to an ancient romance play entitled Romance of the West Chamber by Wang Shifu, a playwright of the Yuan Dynasty (1271-1368).
Spring Festival is on the way and a week-long holiday is coming up. If you are interested in enjoying traditional Chinese culture, come to the Ancient City of Pingyao.
Located on the west bank of Fenhe River, Shanxi Museum occupies an area of 168 mu (11.2 hectares), and is one of the most modern and comprehensive museums in China.
Jinci Temple in Taiyuan, central Shanxi province is a historic cultural site offering fine examples of ancient Chinese architecture, sculpture, frescoes and inscriptions.
Located in southern Shanxi, Guandi Temple is the world's largest temple in memory of Guan Yu –a famous general during the Three Kingdoms period (AD 220-280).
Built in the Liao Dynasty (916-1125), the wooden Sakyamuni Pagoda in Yingxian county, northern Shanxi province is the oldest and tallest wooden architectural structure in China.
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