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Liaoning Province

Liaoning Province is the hometown of the Manchus who ruled over the last Dynasty in China for 300 years. Within the province, there are 3 UNESCO World Heritage site, 3 site voted as the Most Beautiful Places in China and 1 Historical and Cultural City.

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Most Beautiful Places :
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Shenyang is the province capital of Liaoning province. It is 322km west of Shanghai, 2 hours by high speed train from Shanghai.

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Shenyang Imperial Palace

Location:
Shenyang City
Travel Information:
City Transport
Honours:
UNESCO World Heritage site

Hall with Emperor's throne

The Shenyang Imperial Palace was used by the imperial family till their conquest of China in 1644. This palace is much smaller than the imperial palace in Bejing. The architectural is a combination of Chinese and Manchu styles

The Hall of Great Affairs

This is where the emperor ascends the throne, held his "meeting" and review "parades". It has pavilions on either side of it. The pavilions represent the different "department" of the imperial government. The design originate from the nomad's tenant.

Phoenix Tower

The Phoenix Tower is the highest structure in the entire palace.

Shenyang Imperial Tombs

Location:
Shenyang City
Travel Information:
City Transport
Honours:
UNESCO World Heritage site

Fuling

The Mausoleum has three sections. The first section is the entrance and a path way with stone carvings on either side. It leads to the second section scared way with 108 steps. It leads to a stele pavilion built in 1688 to record the good deeds of the emperor. The final section is here the tomb lies and has a city design complete with tower and walls.

Jiumenkuo Great Wall

Location:
15km from Qinhuangdao City
Travel Information:
30mins from from Qinhuangdao City
Honours:
UNESCO World Heritage site

Jiumenkuo Great Wall

The only section of the Great Wall of China that cross a water body.

Benxi Cave

Location:
Travel Information:
Honours:
Most Beautiful Show Caves in China

Cave River

This cave has the world longest underground river discovered so far. The entrance of the cave is a semi circle.

River Rides

Visitors walk into the pier to take a 40 minutes boat ride to view the cave.

Panjin Red Beach

Location:40km from Panjin centre
Travel Information:
Honours:
Most Beautiful Beach in China

Panjin Red Beach

Seepweed grows on the marshland and turns red around September every year, giving the marshland the red coulour.

Panjin Red Beach

Seepweed is a type of salt tolerant grass.

Panjin Red Beach

Panjin Red Beach

Dadong District, Shenyang City

Location:
City District
Travel Information:
City Transport
Honours:
Historical and Cultural City

9.18 Incident Museum Facade

The facade of the museum is in the shape of a diary that recorded the event on that day-18 Sept 1931.

9.18 Incident Museum - Exhibits

The photos and write ups recorded the occupation and the Chinese resistance.

9.18 Incident Museum - War Evidence

Outdoor exhibits showing the evidence of war.

Laulongkuo Winery

Laulongkuo is a local white wine brand. It has its museum that shows the brand's history and production process.

Dalian City

Location:
390km from Shenyang City
Travel Information:
2hours by high speed train from Shenyang City to Dalian City

Zhongshan Square, Zhongshan District

Former Police Station, Zhongshan District

Dalian Former Dalian Branch of Yokohama Specie Bank, Zhongshan District

Former Dalian Branch of Bank of Taiwan, Zhongshan District

Former Dalian Branch of Daqing Bank, Zhongshan District

People's Culture Club, Zhongshan District

Former Dalian City Hall, Zhongshan District

Dalian City Tram Service, Zhongshan District

Lauhutan Ocean Park, Zhongshan District

One of the best aquarium in China.

Yuguang Street Church, Zhongshan DistrictDalian Former Dalian City Hall

Xinghai Square, Shakekou District

Modern Dalian city retains its charm.

Russian Street, Xigang District

A 500m street with Russian architectural buildings. A reminder of the past russian influence.

Dalian Zhuoshuizi International Airport, Ganjingzi District

Dalian North Railway Station, Ganjingzi District

White Jade Hill, Lushunkou District

The tower on White Jade Hill was built by the Japanese during their occupation of Port Arthur as Lushun was then known.

Lushun City is 45km from Dalian City

White Jade Hill, Lushunkou District

Within the park, military weapons like tanks, ships, helicopters are displayed.

Nanzi Ammo Store, Lushunkou District



The ammo store was built by the Qing Dynasty government from 1880 to 1884 to keep ammo.

Benxi City

Location:
63km from Shenyang City
Travel Information:
1hour by car from Shenyang City

Benxi Water Cave National Park, Benxi City

Jinzhou City

Location:
274km southwest of Shenyang City
Travel Information:
1hour 5mins by high speed train from Shenyang City

Liaoning Shenyang Campaign Memorial

The Liaoning Shenyang Campaign from September to November of 1948 is one of three major campaigns in the Chinese civil war. The People's Liberation Army won the campagn and controlled the entire northeast China.

Liaoning Shenyang Campaign Memorial

Guangji Temple Pagoda

Guangji Temple

Guangji Temple

Daoguang 25 Wine

Coast off Mountain Bijia

Mountain Bijia

Bijia Mountain Sanqing Pavilion

Bijia Mountain Five Goddess Palace

Mountain Bijia

Panjin City

Location:
155km southwest of Shenyang City
Travel Information:
1hour 5mins by high speed train from Shenyang City

Liao River Bridge

Panjin Oil Field

Oil production is one of the main ndustry in Panjin.

Panjin Crabs

Panjin is one of three regions breeding hairy crabs in China. The crabs are breed in paddy fields.

Panjin River Crab

The best time to eat crabs is in autumn.

Panjin Product Duck Egg

Red Beach National Scenic Corridor Rice Field

Panjin Rice

Panjin Rice

Yingkou City

Location:
179km southwest of Shenyang City
Travel Information:
55mins by high speed train from Shenyang City

Xipaotai Fort

Xipaotai Fort

Xipaotai Fort

Liao River

Dandong City

Location:
280km south of Shenyang City
Travel Information:
1 hour 20mins by high speed train from Shenyang City

Statue of Mao Zedong

Statue in front of Dandong Railway Station.

Dandong Yalu River Broken Bridge

Dandong Yalu River Broken Bridge

Dandong Yalu River Broken Bridge

Dandong Yalu River Broken Bridge

Dandong Yalu River Broken Bridge

Dandong Yalu River Broken Bridge

Dandong Yalu River Bridge

Dandong Yalu River

Dandong Street along Yalu River

Yalu River Scenic Area

Dandong Skyline along Yalu River

Dandong Yalu River

Dandong City on the right of Yalu River. North Korea is on the left of the river.

Dandong Hushan Great Wall

Dandong Hushan Great Wall

Dandong Hushan Great Wall

Dandong One Step Crossing

Dandong One Step Crossing

Dandong Coast near Hushan

Dried Seafood

Duck Eggs

Yalu River Crabs

Dandong Food

Dandong Food

Anshan City

Location:
124km south of Shenyang City
Travel Information:
hour 20mins by high speed train from Shenyang City

Fushun City

Location:
37km east of Shenyang City
Travel Information:
hour 20mins by high speed train from Shenyang City

Fuxin City

Location:
248km west of Shenyang City
Travel Information:
hour 20mins by high speed train from Shenyang City

Chahai Ruins Museum

The earliest New stone age site found in northeast China.

Fuxin Great Wall, Haizhou District

Fuxin Great Wall, Xinqiu District

Liaoyang City

Location:
78km south of Shenyang City
Travel Information:
hour 20mins by high speed train from Shenyang City

Tieling City

Location:
62km northeast of Shenyang City
Travel Information:
14mins by high speed train from Shenyang City

Chaoyang City

Location:
396km west of Shenyang City
Travel Information:
1 hour by air from Beijing, hour 20mins by high speed train from Shenyang City

Chaoyang Bird Fossil National Geopark, Shuangta District

The park was the site of major discovery of dinosaurs and birds in 1990.

Fenghuang Mountain, Shuangta District

This is site of the earliest Buddhism Temple in northeast China.

Chaoyang Twin Pagoda, Shuangta District

North Pagoda, Shuangta District

Guandi Temple, Shuangta District

Niuheliang Hongshan Culture Ruins, Lingyuan County

Buddha Pagoda

Ancient Plants Fossil Geopark, Beipiao

Beipiao Bird Fossil Site, Beipiao

Huludao City

Location:
317km southwest of Shenyang City
Travel Information:
2hours by high speed train from Shenyang City

Xingcheng Ancient City Wall

The anceint city is 1 of the remaining 4 most intact Ming dynasty era walled cities. 45mins by car from Huludao city.

Xingcheng Ancient City Drum Tower

Xingcheng Ancient City City God Temple

Xincheng Ancient City Confucius Temple

The Confucius Temple was built during the Ming Dynasty. It is the largest Confucius Temple in Liaoning province.

Huludao North Railway Station

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