Tianjin

 
Where east meets west
 
120 km from Beijing, at the edge of the Bohai Sea, stands the city of Tianjin. The name means 'the place where the emperor crossed the river'. Facing the Bohai Sea, Tianjin, the one time imperial port, serves as Beijing's vital gateway to the sea. In recent years Tianjin receives more and more attention from tourists due to its illustrious historical heritage and other travel resources

Historical events in the last 600 years have conspired to create a city of unique flavors, a mix of the ancient and the modern, and of China and the west.

Downtown is a reflection of its character. Not far from the Water Amusement Park are monuments of great historical value: the Heavenly Queen Palace, the Dabei Buddhist Temple and the Grand Mosque. Move to the outskirts, in neighboring counties, and you shall reach the Panshan Mountain, the Dule Temple and the White Pagoda. Seen as the 'bright pearl' in the vicinity of Beijing, Tianjin has a lot to offer those seeking pleasure. Getting in and out of the city is convenient because of the well-planned transportation system. If you want to come by water, there are a series of international and domestic sea routes in the port of Tianjin, which is the biggest man-made port in China. If you plan to arrive by air, Tianjin Binhai International Airport offers excellent service. Various hotels, guesthouses and hostels can also meet your different needs. In addition, there are all types of entertainment available to relax both your body and mind.

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