Guangzhou carries Cantonese culture from the past into the future and from Guangdong to the world, Erik Nilsson discovers.
The Baishuizhai Scenic Spot consists of several mountains, the main one being Baishuizhai Mountain at a height of 828 meters. The Baishuizhai Waterfall, with a drop of 428.5 meters, flows down from the Baishuizhai Mountain like a giant white ribbon.
Nansha Wetland Park, located at the mouth of the Pearl River in Guangzhou, provincial capital of Guangdong province, has been chosen as one of the 10 best destinations to watch birds in Guangdong.
Shawan Ancient Town is located in the center of Panyu district in southern Guangzhou. Originally built during the Song Dynasty (960 - 1279), it has a history of over 800 years.
The Mausoleum of the Nanyue King in Guangzhou is the largest and most unique stone-chamber tomb from the Han Dynasty (206 BC-220 BC), with colored decorations in the area.
The Guangzhou Museum is Located in the beautiful Mount Yuexiu and is housed in Zhenhai Tower.
The breathtaking Lotus Mountain is situated by the estuary of the Pearl River.
The Guangzhou Dr. Sun Yat-sen's Memorial Hall is a monumental building constructed by the people of Guangzhou and overseas Chinese to commemorate the great revolutionary pioneer Sun Yat-sen.
Situated in Guangzhou Zoo, Guangzhou Ocean World covers an area of over 13,000 square meters and is home to hundreds of kinds of fish and ocean creatures.