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Guancenshan National Forest Tour
China Travel Guide - Travel in Shanxi

Guancenshan National Forest

Guancenshan (guǎn cén shān 管涔山) is belong to Luliang (lǚ liáng 吕梁) mountain as a main river running through the territory of Shanxi (shān xī 山西), which is the birthplace of Fen river (fén hé 汾河). The main hill of Guancenshan is Luya (lú yá 芦芽) mountain which marches with Ningwu (níng wǔ 宁武), Kelan (kě lán 岢岚) and Wuzhai (wǔ zhài 五寨) etc. Guancenshan is the native area of north larch of China. In here, it is a rich forest resource because of lush plants and perfect geology.

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Memorial Hall of Zhang Daqian
China Travel Guide - Travel in Sichuan

   Memorial Hall of Zhang Daqian
Memorial Hall of Zhang Daqian
(zhāng dà qiān jì niàn guǎn 张大千纪念馆) is located in Neijiang City (nèi jiāng shì 内江市) of Sichuan Province (sì chuān shěng 四川省), on the bank of Tuojiang River (tuó jiāng 沱江). Neijiang City is the hometown of Zhang Daqian and the people there constructed the hall in memory of him.

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近朱者赤,近墨者黑
Learn Chinese - Chinese Proverbs

 Chinese proverbs

jìn
zhū
zhě
chì,
jìn
zhě
hēi
赤,


Near vermilion, one gets stained pink; near ink, one gets stained black.

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Thirty-Six Strategies 21-24
Learn Chinese - History and Culture

21.Shed Your Skin Like The Golden Cicada
The cicada sheds its skin intact, so that the shell looks like a real cicada. Similarly, outnumbered generals or those who were targets for assassination created false impersonations of themselves to escape danger. When use it for military affairs, you can create the illusion that you are where your opponent expects you to be. Meanwhile, you can put your energies into your real plans.
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Chinese Drinking Etiquette
China Living Tips - Communication & Others
Depending on what you are drinking, the drinking rules change. Learn about how different beverages have different etiquette.
 

Alcohol


Beer is served everywhere. Don’t be surprised when you find minors are drinking. Because it’s not prohibited in China.
If you want cold beer,  be sure you mentioned it to the waitor or waitress.


“Bai jiu” (白酒) tastes like vodka. Be sure not to sniff it before you drink or you might gag. It is made from fermented rice. It tastes pungent. Half of a glass can possible get you drank, if your capacity for liquor is not that well.
Cold drinks are not usually served at restaurants in China. 98% of the time you will have a cup of steaming hot tea. Sometimes people will order a 2-liter of soda, but it us room temperature.

Wine is not as popular in China as it is in the west.
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Inner Mongolia University
Study in China - Colleges and Universities

Inner Mongolia University, located in the capital city of Inner Mongolia, Huhhot and founded in 1957, is the earliest comprehensive university ever established in a minority nationality region in China. It now boasts 4 campuses and covers an area of 1,710 thousand square meters. It was awarded the national key comprehensive university by the Ministry of Education of China in 1978 and became one of 100 universities of the "211 Project" universities for key construction and development in 1997. It also became the university to be jointly constructed by the Ministry of Education of China and the People's Government of Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region in 2004. Its first President was Mr. Wulanfu, ex-Chairman of the People's Government of Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region and the Vice Premier of the State Council. Prof. Li Jitong from Peking University, member of the Chinese Academy of Sciences and a famous biologist, came to teach in Inner Mongolia University and served as its vice president in its early days. Prof. B. Shorgan, the present president of the University, is an Academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering and Vice-Chairman of China Association for Science and Technology.

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