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Yangzhou is located on the north bank of the Yangzi River in the east of China, about 25km north of Zhenjiang and 60km north-east of Nanjing. It has a history that goes back 2,500 years to Fuchai, the king of the State of Wu who conquered the State of Han, dug a canal and built the city. Yangzhou is a city with beautiful scenery, ancient civilisation, splendid culture and a long history. Thus, it's rich in tourist sites which include the Slender West Lake, Daming Temple, Grand Canal, gardens, a Han dynasty tomb and an excellent city museum. All of these make it a worthwhile destination to visit if you're travelling between Zhenjiang and Nanjing, like I did.
This dragon boat was unearthed on March 3rd 1960 in a branch of the Yangzi River in Shiqiao, Hanjiang County. It is made... more travel advice
This is essentially a Ming Dynasty graveyard that includes the tomb of Puhading who died in 1275. According to... more travel advice
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