Like what we tell you that China can be your one-stop destination to explore. China is not only popular for its nature destination but also its cities. This article will take you back in the century by visiting most beautiful historic cities in China. These places will be a great reference when you want to know and learn about the history of China. Luckily, the China’s government is really taking a good care for them.
First, we would take you to the Beijing. Beijing has been widely known as the greatest historic city in China. This city had become the imperial capital for most 1000 years. When you come to Beijing, you can explore many world-class historic sites here. And, you may be familiar with the Forbidden City that was the imperial palace for most of the last 600 years and the Great Wall of China. Nanjing was known as the ancient capital of the Jin and other dynasties and most of the people believes the imperial historicity of Nanjing. But, after the World War II, Nanjing became infamous because of the Nanjing massacre. When you are in Najing, you should visit Sun Yatsen’s Mausoleum. This place was considered as the founder of modern China is buried.
Next, Hangzhou may need to be explored when you are learning about the history of China. Hangzhou is the first imperial landscaped garden and retreat for Beijing emperors’. During the Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279), this city was the capital of China. You can find prosperous Hangzhou as its imperial past in the West Lake. In addition, Anyang city was a large kingdom located between the Yangtze middle reaches and the Lower Yellow River during the Shang Dynasty (1600-1046 BC). Here, you can see large bronze pots and other artifacts.