Travel Channel News Stories, Photos & Videos from Popteen

Chinese Tea culture – motherland of teas

Chinese Tea culture   China is the original place of teas and thus is called the “motherland of teas”.   The Chinese character “Cha” (tea) is seen in the earliest collections of poems in China. In ancient Chinese, tea means a kind of bitter vegetable. In Tang Dynasty, a scholar named Lu Yu wrote a […]

Dujiang Dam – ancient hydraulic project of China

Dujiang Dam is an ancient hydraulic project of China and it is a world miracle nowadays.   It is the origin of the fertile land of Sichuan. The Dujiang Dam consists of the water diversion cofferdam in Yuzui, the water introduction project in Baopingkou and the overflowing project in Feisha cofferdam. The front part of […]

Sanqing Mountain – famous Daoism Mountain in South China

Sanqing Mountain is a famous Daoism Mountain in South China.   It has beautiful landscapes varying in all seasons. In spring, azaleas are in their full blossom and the flowers look like silks; in summer time, the thick tree leaves shelter the sunlight, it is quite cool; during the autumn, the tree leaves are as […]

Forbidden City – Palace Museum of royal palace of China Ming and Qing Dynasties

Forbidden City – The Palace Museum of  the royal palace of China Ming and Qing Dynasties The ancient name of the Palace Museum was “the Forbidden City”. It was the royal palace of Ming and Qing Dynasties. Taihe Hall is one of the three halls in the Palace Museum; together with Zhonghe Hall and Baohe […]

Songshan Mountain: An Origin of Wushu or Martial Arts and Chinese Kungfu

Songshan Mountain: An Origin of Wushu or Martial Arts and Chinese Kung fu The ancient name of Songshan Mountain was Taibao Mountain or Waifang. Here you will visit Shaolin Temple. The mountain is vigorous and firm; it erects high up into the clouds and stretches long away. If people look at it from afar, they […]

Tour to The Tomb of Emperor Yan China

The Tomb of Emperor Yan China The tomb of Emperor Yan is also called the tomb of the heavenly son. Emperor Yan was a primitive emperor according to the Chinese myth. He taught people knowledge about farming; he tasted all kinds of herbs, thus he invented the Chinese medicine. His tomb locates in a place […]

Panmen – famous scenery spot in Suzhou China

Panmen of Suzhou China Panmen is a famous scenery spot in Suzhou. There is vast expanse of waters and a lot of bridges here. It is a collective exhibition of the sceneries in the south of the Yangzi River. Buildings are constructed along water surfaces and they look chaste and bright. Panmen is surrounded by […]

China and Cuba – beautiful Hainan Island of China

China and Cuba The beautiful Hainan Island of China is covered with green all year round. It is the world of green and the native land of seas. It is the paradise of fruit trees and tropical vegetations. There are fertile lands and coco forests in every part of Hainan Island. Villages scattered here and […]

Ancient buildings – San Marino is the oldest country in Europe

San Marino is the oldest country in Europe Up to the present, it still keeps ancient castles, city walls and buildings as old as several hundred years. These ancient buildings erect high into the sky among surrounding mountains. These buildings have magnificent out appearances and shine brilliantly with colors inside. The climate of San Marino […]

The Great Wall – Great Project of Ancient China

The Great Wall is a great project of ancient China.  It is one of the most ancient and mightiest projects of the world. Its structure is very complicate and it has city walls, city customs, city terrace and smoke terraces. It starts from Jiayu Custom in the west and ends in Shanhai Custom in the […]