(chinadaily.com.cn)| Updated : 2018-05-15Print Print
Ancient town of Taierzhuang in East China's Shandong province. [Photo provided to chinadaily.com.cn]
With its beautiful scenery, encompassing mountains, rivers, and lakes, Zaozhuang has rich tourism resources including many scenic interests, and assembled cultural relics. Baodugu National Forest Park, “the No. 1 Gu all over the world” has a steep and elegant mountain, and rich forest vegetation. With a forest cover rate of 97 percent, it is a desirable place to be. The ancient canal that has a history of more than one thousand years is magnificent. The ancient canal town has strong traditions and is named as having “the only canal culture relics of Jing Hang Grand Canal in Qing dynasty”. Additionally, Weishan Lake in Tengzhou, which has red lotus of over 120,000 mu (8,000 hectacres), has the fame of being “the top wet land to the north Yangzi River” and is the “locus capital” of China.