Guilin, Guangxi 广西 桂林

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(Wikipedia) 广西 桂林 Guilin is a prefecture-level city in China, situated in the northeast of the Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region on the west bank of the Li River. Its name means "forest of Sweet Osmanthus", owing to the large number of fragrant Sweet Osmanthus trees located in the city. The city has long been renowned for its unique scenery.

Scenic spots around Guilin include:

  • The Jingjiang Princes City is a royal complex dating from the Ming Dynasty that lies near the center of modern Guilin.
  • Reed Flute Cave
  • Seven Star Park
  • Seven-Star Cave and Ludi (Reed-Flute) Cave
  • Camel Mountain and Elephant Trunk Hill
  • Piled Festoon Hill
  • Crescent Hill
  • Fubo Hill
  • Nanxi Hill
  • Erlang Gorge
  • Huangbu (Yellow Cloth) Beach
  • Moon Hill
  • Longsheng Rice Terrace

Last Updated (Sunday, 27 February 2011 02:33)

 
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