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Do & See
Nanjing has numerous scenic spots both in and around the city. Internationally well known Ming Xiaoling Mausoleum or the Ming Tombs and its surrounding complex is an UNESCO cultural heritage and highly recommended. Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s Mausoleum and its surrounding forest area - nicknamed by locals as the green lung of Nanjing – offer a respite from the city, while the glamorous nights and the indigenous snacks of Fuzi Miao (Temple of Confucius) and Qinhuai River are also worth sampling.
Zhongshan Mountain Tourist Resort: Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s Mausoleum

Zhongshan Mountain Tourist Resort: Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s Mausoleum

Dr Sun Yat Sen was one of the pioneers at the forefront in the struggle to transform China from a dynastic feudal state to a republic for the people. He continues to be celebrated and the plan of his mausoleum is in a shape of an alarm bell, signifying the “perpetual ringing of the alarm bell to arouse people”. Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s Mausoleum is a classic building in architecture of the first days of the Republic of China.
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Zhongshan Mountain Tourist Resort: The Ming Tomb

The tomb of Zhu Yuanzhang, the first emperor of the Ming dynasty, is the first of the imperial tombs of the Ming and Qing dynasties. It took 38 years to complete the construction of the Ming Tomb which, through a history of over 600 years, was incorporated into the UNESCO World heritage list in 2003.
Scenery Along The Qinhuai River : Fuzi Miao (temple Of Confucius), Qinhuai River

Scenery Along The Qinhuai River : Fuzi Miao (temple Of Confucius), Qinhuai River

During the imperial times, Fuzi Miao was a place where the scholars would come to take the royal examinations, testing them on their knowledge of Confucius teachings. Upon passing, the top students would go on to work in the royal courts and aides govern state affairs. This historical aspect is just one of the reasons why this newly reconstructed area is popular with visitors. Other attractions along the Qinhuai River include the Bailu Zhou Gard, Zhanyuan Garden, Zhonghua Gate and a boat ride on the Qinhuai River in the evening.
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Qixia Mountain

Qixia Mountain is located in northeastern Nanjing, 22 kilometres from downtown. A notable scenic spot, the Qixia temple has a carved Buddhist rock from the Southern Dynasty and dagoba (built in the manner of a solid hemispherical dome enshrining religious relics or the remains of kings) from the Sui Dynasty. The maple trees on the mountain are fiery red in the autumn, a fascinating treat for anyone daring the high climb to the mountain top.
Tangshan Mountain Tourist Resort

Tangshan Mountain Tourist Resort

The Tangshan Mountain Tourist Resort is a relaxing paradise featuring springs, caves, lakes and temples. If there, do visit the famous Tangshan hot spring.
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Hunanlu Business Street: Shizi Qiao (the Lion Bridge)

Whether it is daytime or night, this is always one of the most prosperous and popular business streets in Nanjing and it is frequented by the young and trendy. The Shizi Qiao is where both the popular snack selling booths and restaurants and cafés gather.
1912 Leisure And Entertainment Area

1912 Leisure And Entertainment Area

The 1912 leisure and entertainment area is the complex adjacent to the presidential palace used during Republican era. It is representing a special historical period of Nanjing and it symbolises the city’s cultural taste and profound history. Today it is the location for assorted bars, clubs, cafes and restaurants.
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