Sightseeing in China
A glimpse of life in old Shanghai in the Old City, where narrow streets and small, old-fashioned dwellings still exist; Wanlichangcheng (the Great Wall of China), restored sections of which are at Badaling and Mutianyu; the 1930s mock Tudor, art deco and Gothic mansions and villas in Shanghai's old French Quarter; traditional products sold in the Yuyuan Shopping Centre in the Old City, Shanghai; the artificial caves of Chongqing (Chunking), that once served as air-raid shelters during the Second World War; the temples of Chengde, including Xumifushoumiao (the Mount Sumeru Happiness and Longevity Temple, inspired by the Tibetan home of the sixth Panchen Lama but having a roof leafed with a ton of gold), Putuozongchengmiao (the Small Potala Temple, copied from Lhasa's Potala Palace) and the Puning Temple with its huge, gilded statue of Guanyin, a female Buddha noted for her compassion; the Huxinting Teahouse, over 400 years old, reached by the Nine Turnings Bridge in Shanghai's Old City; and the colonial and modern buildings of Nanjing Road, Shanghai, including the Ohel Moshe Synagogue, now a museum, are a few of the attractions and sights of China.
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