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China: Eyewitness Travel Guide

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Author: Travel, DK
ISBN: 9780241310328
Publisher: Dorling Kindersley
Year First Published: 2018
Pages: 672
Dimensions: 222mm x 132mm x 31mm
Format: Paperback / softback

The ideal travel companion, full of insider advice on what to see and do, plus detailed itineraries and comprehensive maps for exploring this cultured and unique nation.

Explore the magnificent Forbidden City at the heart of Beijing, climb the Great Wall of China, see the fascinating Terracotta Army near Xi’an, admire the futuristic skylines of Shanghai and Hong Kong, or marvel at the beauty of China’s natural landscapes- everything you need to know is clearly laid out within colour-coded chapters. Discover the best of China with this indispensable travel guide.

Inside DK Eyewitness Travel Guide China-
– Over 100 colour maps help you navigate with ease
Simple layout makes it easy to find the information you need
Comprehensive tours and itineraries of China, designed for every interest and budget
Illustrations and floorplans show the inside of the Temple of Heaven, Longmen Caves, Shanghai Museum, Jiayuguan Fort, Aba Khoja Mausoleum and more
Colour photographs of China’s temples, palaces, pagodas, rivers and mountains
Historical and cultural context gives you a richer travel experience- learn about history, festivals, rituals, values, beliefs and traditions
Experience the culture with features on the history of the pagoda, traditional Chinese gardens, regional food, calligraphy, porcelain, Buddhism, kung fu and tai chi, ethnic peoples and regional crafts
Detailed chapters, with area maps, cover Beijing; Hebei, Tianjin and Shanxi; Shandong and Henan; Shaanxi; Shanghai; Jiangsu and Anhui; Zhejiang and Jiangxi; Hunan and Hubei; Fujian; Guangdong and Hainan; Hong Kong and Macau; Sichauan and Chongqing; Yunnan; Guizhou and Guangxi; Liaoning, Jilin and Heilongjiang; Inner Mongolia and Ningxia; Gansu and Quinghai; Xinjiang
Essential travel tips- our expert choices of where to stay, eat, shop, and sightsee, plus useful phrases, visa and health information

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide China is a detailed, easy-to-use guide designed to help you get the most from your visit to China.