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Name Category Location
 
Blue Wave Pavilion
The oldest existing garden in Suzhou, the Blue Wave Pavilion dates...
Gardens / Arboretums Suzhou
 
Confucian Temple
Overlooking the Qinhuai River, a tributary of the Yangtze, a...
Religious Sites Nanjing
 
Da Ming Temple
Built 1,600 years ago, the Da Ming Temple is one of the more...
Religious Sites Yangzhou
 
First Gate Under Heaven
The first heavily fortified pass along the Great Wall as it runs...
Architectural Sites Shanhaiguan
 
Ge Garden
With more than 60 varieties of bamboo, this garden is so named...
Gardens / Arboretums Yangzhou
 
German Governor's Residence
The cookie dough–colored German Governor's Residence, transformed...
Museums / Galleries Qingdao
 
Granite Mansion
After the German Governor's Residence, the 1903 Granite Mansion...
Houses / Mansions Qingdao
 
Great Wall Museum
Housed in a Qing Dynasty–style building past the First Gate Under...
Museums / Galleries Shanhaiguan
 
Humble Administrator's Garden
More than half of Suzhou's largest garden is occupied by ponds...
Gardens / Arboretums Suzhou
 
Jiaoshan Great Wall
One way to leave behind the crowds at the First Gate Under Heaven...
Mountains Shanhaiguan
 
Lingering Garden
Windows frame other windows, undulating rooflines recall waves...
Gardens / Arboretums Suzhou
 
Lion's Grove Garden
This garden employs countless craggy rock formations from nearby...
Gardens / Arboretums Suzhou
 
Master of the Nets Garden
All elements of Suzhou style are here in precise balance: rocky...
Gardens / Arboretums Suzhou
 
Ming Tomb
One of the largest and most important burial mounds in China...
Memorials / Monuments Nanjing
 
Mountain Resort
Moved by Chengde's lush mountains, cool weather, and plentiful...
Resorts Chengde
 
Nanjing Massacre Memorial
In the winter of 1937, Japanese forces occupied Nanjing. In the...
Memorials / Monuments Nanjing
 
Nanjing Museum
Extensive renovations are underway to provide a more contemporary...
Museums / Galleries Nanjing
 
Old Dragon Head
Legend has it that the Great Wall once extended into the Bohai...
Architectural Sites Shanhaiguan
 
Protestant Church
Qingdao's charming Protestant Church is easy to spot: look for...
Religious Sites Qingdao
 
Slender West Lake
Originally part of a river, Slender West Lake was created during...
Parks, Bodies of Water Yangzhou
 
South Gate of City Wall
Built as the linchpin of the city's defenses, this is less a...
Archaeological Sites Nanjing
 
St. Michael's Cathedral
This Qingdao landmark has towering 200-foot twin steeples and...
Religious Sites Qingdao
 
Sun Yat-sen Park
The largest of the city's parks, Sun Yat-sen Park is inland from...
Parks Qingdao
 
Taiping Heavenly Kingdom Museum
Commemorating a fascinating period of Chinese history, this museum...
Museums / Galleries Nanjing
 
Temple of Mystery
One of the best-preserved Taoist compounds, the Temple of Mystery...
Religious Sites Suzhou
 
Tiger Hill
This hill is the burial place of the king of the State of Wu...
Memorials / Monuments Suzhou
 
Tsingtao Beer Museum
Beer fans should make a pilgrimage to the Tsingtao Beer Museum...
Wineries / Breweries Qingdao
 
Wang's Residence
This was once one among dozens of private mansions belonging...
Houses / Mansions Yangzhou
 
Xuanwu Lake Park
More lake than park, this pleasant garden is bounded by one of...
Parks Nanjing
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