Attraction of the week

For many, the Bund (Wàitān, 外滩) is the face of Shanghai. Even as the city transforms itself, growing upwards and outwards at a tremendous rate, the Bund's Art Deco and Neoclassical facades appear...

View   

Guangdong  | Guangxi  | Hainan  | Henan  | Hubei  | Hunan
Best of China
Entertainment & Leisure
History & Culture
Sports & Outdoors
Art & Architecture

Another Nanchang attraction conveniently situated in the downtown core, the August 1st Uprising Museum (Bayi Jinianguan) makes a nice addition to a day-long circuit that could include the Tengwang Pavilion, Bayi Park, Youmin Temple, People's Square and perhaps even the Bu Xing Road pedestrian street if there's time.  The museum is composed of two buildings, one the museum proper and the other the Former Headquarters of the People's Liberation Army. Allow for two to three hours to see everything in its entirety. ..

An impressive, majestic building looking over the Gan river to the west, the Tenwang Pavilion was originally built in memory of a Tang prince over 1,000 years ago, but has been rebuilt 26 times since then, the latest of these reconstructions taking place in 1989. Surrounded by rockeries, gardens, pavilions and ponds, the exterior of the building is as worthwhile to visit, if not more so, than the interior. Once you've had enough of the photogenic areas outside, head in to take a look at the displays on the six floors within. ..

© 2014 BambooCompass. All right reserved. No part of this site may be reproduced without our written permission.

This website is owned by Ctrip International, which is a department of Ctrip.Sitemap, ICP证:沪B2-20050130