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12 Things You've Gotta Do in China

The perfect blend of ancient and modern

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China is perhaps one of the most underrated countries in the world! It's got everything from deliciously interesting Chinese food, grand mountains, beautiful rivers, caves and a culture like no other! It's modern and infamous for its extremely vibrant shopping scene. If you delve a little deeper, you'll also uncover a vast amount of history.


Here are 12 things you've gotta do in China (and Hong Kong).

1. Take a quick stroll on the Great Wall of China. It measures approximately 8,851 km! C R A Z Y!
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Image via wikipedia.org by Severin Stalder

2. Overcome your fear of heights on the 88th level of the Jin Mao Tower.
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Photo via kinabaloo.com

3. Take a ride to the top of the Bailong Elevator and admire the beautiful views!
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Image via peopledaily.com

4. Visit the Forbidden City (also now known as Palace Museum) in Beijing, China.
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5. Say hello to the Leshan Giant Buddha built during the Tang Dynasty.
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Image via wikipedia.org by Ariel Steiner

6. Journey to the Longsheng Rice Terraces in Longsheng County near Guilin, China.
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Image via wikipedia.org by Severin Stalder

7. Take a walk to the Temple of Heaven (aka Altar of Heaven) located in central Beijing.
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Image via kinabaloo.com

8. Visit the Terracotta Warriors and Horses in Shaanxi province. The army showcases around 8,000 uniquely created terracotta soldiers, horses, chariots and weapons.
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9. Travel to Wulong Chongqing Monastery, part of South China Karst UNESCO World Heritage Site.
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Image via chinatravel.onsugar.com

10. Take a leisurely bike ride along Xi'an City Wall.
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11. Jump on a bamboo raft and explore the Yulong River!
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Image via wikipedia.org Qeqertaq

12. Sit back and watch the world pass by at Victoria Peak in Hong Kong.
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Image via chinatravelca.com

If you've never considered heading to China, it could be a great time to start. This country will be a trip like no other. And the best part of all? It won't break your bank account.....well...only if you come with us!

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