Six Most Beautiful Country Towns And Villages
* Impressed geographical characteristics,
long history heritage, unique characteristics;
* Beautiful natural landscape, comfortable and
* Clear pattern of towns and villages, beautiful
buildings and good preservation;
* Residents maintain the good traditional and
* No excessive commercial exploitation, based
on the cultural patterns while maintaining localized.
Dayan Town Lijiang City is surrounded
by Lion Mountain in the west and by Elephant and
Golden Row Mountains in the north. These mountains
in the northwest shelter it from the cold wind.
In the southeast, there are fertile fields, which
are dozens of kilometers long. The city is favored
with plentiful sunlight, an east wind and clear
spring water, which flows in three streams and
reaches every family.
Wuyuan Village stands against
beautiful mountains and has a river running through
it. It also has hundreds of ancient houses dating
from the Ming (1368¨C1644) and Qing dynasties
(1644¨C1911), well laid out and displaying
simple architectural elegance. These ancient Ming
and Qing houses are typical of Anhui architectural
Zhaoxing Dong Nationality Village
is one of the largest Dong villages in southeast
Guizhou. Known as No 1 Dong Village in Liping,
Zhaoxing has an area of 180,000 square meters,
the over 800 households and more than 4,000 inhabitants.
It lies in a basin surrounded by mountains and
has one small river passing through.
at Kanas Lake
This frigid highland valley
lake, nestling at the foot of the Youyi (Friendship)
Peak of the Altay Mountains, is actually the widest
section of the Kanas River, a tributary of the
Erix River. The Erix originates in the Erix glacier,
winds its way through the mountains becoming slow
and gentle once it flows into this narrow strip
This place, in the heart of
the Ailao Mountains, is called Dayangjie and is
located in Honghe County, Yunnan Province. Its
inhabitants are known as the Yeche, a branch of
the Hani ethnic minority.
Rongchag Tibetan Village is
located in Garze Tibet Autonomous Prefecture in
west of Sichuan Province. Five rivers merge here¨Cthe
Greater and the Lesser Jinchuan, the Geshedra,
the Donggu and the Dadu. The area is characterized
by towering mountains.