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The China Watermelon Museum is the first specialized museum to focus on China’s ancient melon culture. Shaped like a huge watermelon set off by two large green leaves, the museum’s architecture is uniquely eye-catching.
Inside the museum vividly displays the history of watermelon cultivation, varieties of watermelon, and watermelon culture. The outdoor exhibition area of the museum has several dozen valuable watermelon varieties growing there.
The museum has received more than 300 piec... Read More
China is planning to build a “Forest City” with 40,000 trees and over 100 different species of plants to bring healthier fresh air to southern China.
Italian architect Stefano Boeri has designed what he calls China’s first “Forest City,” according to his architecture firm, Stefano Boeri Architetti’s (SBA) website.
Boeri plans for the city to host 30,000 people adjacent to Liuzhou, a city of 3 million that experiences unhealthy levels of smog and air pollution.
The new city, ... Read More
Aamir Khan's film Dangal has become the highest grossing Indian film in China, after earning ₹148.67 crore within a week of its release. The film beat PK, which was the first Indian film to earn over ₹100 crore in China. Notably, Dangal also currently holds the first position at the Chinese box-office,
Smashing several records in India, Aamir Khan’s Dangal, the tale of triumph against the odds and patriarchal society, is now riding high on success in China as well.
The movie had alread... Read More
The Shanghai World Financial Center project was designed by the Kohn Pedersen Fox architectural firm, and the construction was managed by the Mori Building Corporation of Japan. Multinational corporations funded the project.
It actually took the developers 11 years to finish the building. It officially opened in 2008, and it was generally considered to be the best skyscraper that was built in the world in 2008.
Part of the reason for the delay was a controversy about the opening at the top... Read More
The Temple of Heaven is an imperial complex of religious buildings situated in the southeastern part of central Beijing. The complex was visited by the Emperors of the Ming and Qing dynasties for annual ceremonies of prayer to Heaven for good harvest. It has been regarded as a Taoist temple,although Chinese heaven worship by the reigning monarch of the day, predates Taoism.
The Temple of Heaven Park is located in the Chongwen District, Beijing. Originally, this was the place where empe... Read More
Detian Waterfall is a transnational waterfall in the Sino-Vietnamese border, ranking the largest transnational waterfall in Asia and the fourth largest transnational waterfall in the world.
The Detian Waterfall in the Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, it lies in a subtropical area along the Sino-Vietnamese border, and is the second largest transnational waterfall in the world.
At the upper reaches of the Guichun River , there is the roaring Detian Waterfall ( Detian pubu ) that appeals to vi... Read More
Five Flower Lake is also called the Wuhua Hai Lake is located in China’s Wuhua Jiuzhaigou National Park, one of natural freshwater lakes in the Valley of Rize. China’s Jiuzhaigou National Park is a protected nature reserve with a collection of beautiful and unspoiled natural wonders. Local individuals says that the Five Flower Lake is a Holy Lake, and the entire Valley is often called fairyland, and has an area of 13.8 hectares and 16.4 meters at a depth of, but Five Flower Lake is considere... Read More
China plans to conduct a “record “ number of 30 space launch missions this year as part of its efforts to expand its ambitious space programme, authorities said on Wednesday.
The record-breaking space launches will be launched by Long March-5 and Long March-7 rockets, China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation said.
Long March-5 is China’s largest carrier rocket. The successful test launch of the vehicle in November in South China’s Hainan Province will pave the way for spa... Read More