Author Archives: Zhiyong Luo

Half day tour in Hangzhou: Baochu Pagoda – > Baopu Taoist Temple

Precious Stone Hill is located in the north bank of Inner West Lake. The 78 meters high hill belongs to rhyolite and tuff, containing iron oxide, showing red ochre color, sparkling in the sun like shining gem, hence its name. … Continue reading

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The Silk Road

The Silk Road originated in ancient China is an ancient commercial trade journey which connected Asia to Africa and Europe. It is both an overland and a maritime Silk Road. The overland Silk Road was shaped between the 2nd century … Continue reading

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Hubei Shennongjia and Guangxi Huashan Rock Paintings to Apply for World Heritage in 2016

The 39th UNESCO World Heritage Committee meeting has been over in Bonn, Germany and the next meeting will be held in Istanbul, Turkey. According to the Chinese delegation, next year we will have two world heritage sites to be considered … Continue reading

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