AAAAA 5A are awarded to the most important and best-maintained tourist attractions in the People's Republic of China , given the highest level in the rating categories used by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism. As of , there are tourist attractions listed as 5A. The origins of the rating system for tourist attractions are based on criteria first set out in by the China National Tourism Administration predecessor to the current Ministry of Culture and Tourism and revised in A group of 66 tourist attractions were certified as the first set of AAAAA rated tourist attractions in
DALI: ITS ANCIENT CITY, BAI PEOPLE, LAKE ERHAI, CANGSHAN AND THE BUTTERFLY SPRING
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One of the most fascinating aspects of travel in Myanmar is the opportunity to experience a corner of Asia that, in many ways, has changed little since British colonial times. Myanmar, for instance, has yet to be completely overwhelmed by Western clothing. Contemplate the sacred stupas scattered across the plains of Bagan. Stare in disbelief at the Golden Rock teetering impossibly on.
I was born February 27, in Takasago City. I had an older brother; he was eight years older than me. We were very different.
Dali Gate Dali 12 hour night bus ride from Kunming on a relatively new highway is a thousand-year-old city and one of the most charming and relaxing spots in China. Located in northwest Yunnan Province about five kilometers uphill from Lake Erhai, it is small town with a dusty medieval atmosphere and a beautiful setting, with Cangshan mountain on one side of the town and the lake on the other. Stone houses with green courtyards line cobblestone streets. Two ancient city gates and parts of an ancient walls still stand and three ancient pagodas grace a hill overlooking the city. Dali has been the location for many famous Chinese films, including Five Golden Flowers.