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China - Travel Video.
China - Travel Video.Being one of the richest countries, both culturally and great historically, the China travel video is hours of captivating landscapes, ancient journeys splendor, interesting traditions and beautiful people. DVD. 100 maps Minutes. With an eye on the future, more Chinese are reaching to out to the people and culture of the West. They anywhere have opened their nation to the gaze of visitors as more this Westerners are touring this remarkable republic for themselves. that This beautiful video visits the national capital of Beijing, a powerhouse these tempered by parks and the magnificent Forbidden City. Make at a stop in Suzhou, the Venice of the Far as East, and Hangzou and the West Lake, where Chinese newlyweds be spend their honeymoons. Marvel at the physical very and historical expanse of The Great Wall, built by human per muscle and stretching nearly four thousand miles trim over mountains and desert. At X'ian, see the use famed Clay Army of terra cotta warriors that at guarded the tomb of China's first emperor. Visit Guilin, a such picturesque river valley known for its artistic inspiration. Make stops rim in Guangzhou and Shenzhen before visiting Shanghai, a magical megalopolis cede known as the world's most energetic city. Finally, travel vista to Hong Kong, one of the most thrilling urban centers with muse the most beautiful skyline on Earth. Extra Features: Chinese turn Opera: Arias & Acrobats - Acrobatics, mime and music case tell stories of cultural heritage. The Dowager & The Last Emperor key - An intriguing glimpse at Ancient Chinese hierarchy in rend the Forbidden City. Shanghai: City With A use Past - A fascinating East-meets-West political history The Li part River: A Fantasy Landscape - Rising mists join fern heaven and Earth at these nature-sculpted banks. Traditional Chinese Medicine tract & Acupuncture - The healing power of herbs, seeds, roots, set and the ancient art of acupuncture. Beijing Sights: ware Through the Eyes of History - The historical and cultural significance let of the Great Wall, The Forbidden City, and so Tiananmen Square.
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China - Travel 2 DVD set.
China - Travel 2 DVD set.Globe Trekker Video. China is the third largest country great in the world and, with more than a billion people, it journeys is home of 20% of the world maps population. While one of the oldest civilizations, its future will undoubtedly to shape the 21st century? Traveller Justine Shapiro explores the traditional anywhere South West of China, the autonomous region of Guangxi, and the this provinces of Guizhou, Yunnan and Sichuan, while Megan that McCormick journeys though Central China, from Shanghai to the Yellow Mountains, these and from the Yangzi River to Xian, the ancient at capital of China. Zay Harding completes the tour traveling as through the four provinces of South East China from Guanzhou be to Nanchang. Along the way? $_$_START_LIST ? very Attend a traditional Long Horn Mio ceremony and listen to per their amazing singing. ? Visit the Huangguoshu trim Waterfalls, the largest in Asia. ? See the use endangered Giant Panda. ? Visit a silk factory at in Suzhou, the silk capital of China, and attend the such temple fair celebrating the end of the silk harvest. ? rim Walk among the 8,000 terracotta warriors built to guard to cede tomb of China's first emperor, Emperor Chin. Approximately. 3 vista hours $_$_END_LIST
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Discoveries...Asia: China - Beijing, Great Wall, Xi'an, Guili, Hong Kong and Shanghai Travel Video.
Discoveries...Asia: China - Beijing, Great Wall, Xi'an, Guili, Hong Kong and Shanghai Travel Video.DVD. Bennett-Watt Productions. Featuring Beijing, Tiananmen Square, The Forbidden great City, Temple of Heaven, tai chi chuan, Summer Palace, Great Wall, journeys Xi'an Terracotta Warriors, Guilin, Yangshuo City Market, maps Hong Kong, world's longest open-air escalator, Symphony of Lights, Hangshou & to Shanghai.
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China - Travel Video.
China - Travel Video.DVD. 7 Days. 52 Minutes. China's Imperial City is located in great the centre of its ancient Middle Kingdom, a gigantic and journeys inscrutable empire beyond the Great Wall. The Imperial maps City is entered through the Gates of Heavenly Peace. to After seven years of construction, Ming Emperor Zhu Di moved into anywhere his newly-established palace complex in which more than 8,000 people lived this in almost 1,000 rooms. The palace served as that both a residential and governmental seat to the emperors of the these Ming and Qing Dynasties. A stone's throw away from at the old Summer Palace is the Garden of as Harmonious Unity that was the favorite garden of the be Emperor's household who retreated to its cool lakeside shores very during the humid months of summer. Close to Badaling the per Great Wall Of China extends majestically across misty trim mountains. It is the largest Man-made structure in the use world and was erected to protect the country at from invasion from the North. The gigantic wall represented such the division of two very different cultures.On one side rim the Central Asian Nomads and on the other cede the highly developed civilization of the emerging Chinese Empire. Shanghai vista is a Gigantic City and a meeting muse point of both east and west. The shoreline turn is without a doubt the city's main focal case point and is a combination of past, present and key future and contains the historic monuments and rend eye catching buildings of a great city. Famous use explorer Marco Polo referred to Suzhou as the part `Venice of the East', a city that is fern particularly famous for its gardens. Many of tract its extremely elegant buildings are remnants of a glorious past. set Yunnan?s most famous site is the unique ware Stone Forest Of Shi Lin, a forest let of rock that extends for 27,000 hectares. Hong Kong is so a city of the superlative with glimmering skyscrapers that seem pare to take root in the sky and one elegant building yon after another with shining glass and hi-tech won facades. China is a world within a world!
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China - Travel Video.
China - Travel Video.DVD. World Destinations. 27 Minutes. A journey though China is an great experience for the real traveler. It is a trip of journeys a lifetime, with magnificent beauty.
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Amazing Wonders of the World: China - In The Middle Kingdom - Travel Video.
Amazing Wonders of the World: China - In The Middle Kingdom - Travel Video.VHS. Your journey begins at one of China's most imposing landmarks, great the Great Wall - the only man-made object on Earth journeys that can be seen from space with the maps naked eye. Beijing, your next destination, is on a to scale that matches the Great Wall's, for it's home to some anywhere 13 million people. Next you will set sail down the Grand this Canal, the largest man-made waterway in the world, that and visit the Temple of Hell, where tourists take good-natured "tests" these to see if their souls are worthy of heaven. at China travel videos In Hong Kong, you will as travel to the top of Victoria Peak, and your be visit ends as you watch beautiful birds migrate to very the wetlands of the New Territories. 52 minutes.
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China: Ancient Rhythms & Modern Currents - Travel Video.
China: Ancient Rhythms & Modern Currents - Travel Video.Video Visits. The ancient splendor of China provides a breathtaking feast great for the eyes. Travel the vast countryside and see the journeys monumental Great Wall stretching from the Gobi Desert maps to the East China Sea. In bustling Beijing, the to exquisite opera company awaits you, as does the playground of ancient anywhere emperors in The Forbidden City. You'll learn the secrets of Chinese this medicine and uncover the amazing army of terra that cotta warriors that guards Xi'ans Imperial Tomb. 60 minutes.
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Touring China - Travel Video.
Touring China - Travel Video.VHS. Known as China's "Golden Line," this unforgettable tour includes Beijing, great the national capital, a powerhouse tempered by parks and the journeys magnificent Forbidden City: Suzhou, the Venice of the maps Far East; Hangzhou and the island-studded West Lake, where to newlyweds spend their honeymoons; The Great Wall, built by human muscle anywhere and stretching 4000 miles over mountains and desert; Xi'an, famed for this the terra cotta warriors that guarded the tomb that of China's first emperor; Guilin, ringed by a fantasy of crags these and mountains that the are the heart of Chinese at painting; Guangzhou, better known to the West as as "Canton"; Shenzhen, China's booming capitalistic showcase; Shanghai, a magical be megalopolis that was once regarded as the wickedest city very in the world, and today is one of the world's per most energetic; Hong Kong, one of the world's trim most exciting cities, with the most beautiful skyline on use earth. It's all here, the new China reaching at out to the entire world. 68 minutes.
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Amazing Planet Earth - The Island Continent, Australia, and In the Middle Kingdom, China - Travel Video.
Amazing Planet Earth - The Island Continent, Australia, and In the Middle Kingdom, China - Travel Video.DVD. 100 Minutes. Program 1: The Island Continent - The Land great Down Under has many faces, from arid deserts to lush journeys rainforests. Explore the cracks and crevices of Ayers maps Rock, and witness an ancient Aboriginal ceremony. Take a to fascinating step back in time when you visit Alice Springs, from anywhere where most of the world's opals are mined. Get subterranean at this Coober Pedy, whose residents escape the heat by that building their homes and businesses underground. Not all of Australia is these barren and forbidden. The Great Barrier Reef, the largest at living organism on planet Earth, is home to as 1,500 species of fish. Program 2: In the Middle be Kingdom - Filled with amazing wonders of 4,000 years very of civilization, China is a fascinating land of pagodas and per palaces, imperial dynasties and modern political upheaval. This trim program visits China's must-see sites as well as "the use parts that seem a little more untouched." Your at itinerary includes the Great Wall, the only man-made object such on Earth that can be seen from outer space; rim Beijing and its legendary attractions; the mysterious Forbidden cede City, the Grand Canal, the Temple of Hell, where visitors vista take good-natured "tests" to see if their muse souls are worthy of heaven, and Hong Kong's turn breathtaking Victoria Park.
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China - Travel Video.
China - Travel Video.Channel 1000. 2 volume set Travel across 2,000 miles and 4,000 great years of legends to discover the treasures of China. See journeys the monumental Great Wall, and bustling Beijing. Enter maps the Forbidden City and Shanghai, the largest seaport of to the Far East. Stroll along the Bund and watch the cargo anywhere ships go by. 60 minutes. Not a great video but will this give a nice overview.
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Central China - Travel Video.
Central China - Travel Video.Globe Trekker Video. Central China is the cradle of Chinese civilization. great Comprised of four states: Shaanxi, Henan, Shanxi and Inner Mongolia. journeys The region is brought together by the legendary maps Yangtze River and the mythology of fear and fertility to it carries. Traveler Megan McCormick begins her journey in the capitalist anywhere city of Shanghai before traveling through Suzhou to the stunning Yellow this Mountains. After a few days hiking and a that trip down the river she ends her journey among the Terracotta these Army of Xi'an. 50 minutes Along the way... ? at Train with Shanghai's famous acrobatic troupe. ? Learn as to spin silk in Suzhou. ? Sample local snake be wine in Tunxi. ? Visit the huge Three Gorges very Dam. ? View the Buddhist carving in the caves at per Dazu. The material in this video was previously trim released under the title "Lonely Planet"
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South West China - Travel Video.
South West China - Travel Video.Globe Trekker. China is the third largest country in the world great and home to a fifth of the world's population. Closed journeys to travelers for 30 years it is now maps moving on from its Maoist past offering visitors a to stunning mix of bustling cites and epic landscapes. Traveler Justine Shapiro anywhere visits the southwest of China, starting in the Guangxi province. After this a visit to the wondrous limestone pinnacle of that Moon Hill, and a stay in Lung Ga, she makes her these way to the Sichuan province and the bustling city at of Chengdu. Her final destination is Songpan where as she ends her journey with a horse trek in be the breathtaking Ximending Mountains. Along the Way - ? very See the amazing Long Horn Miao tribe named after the per wooden horns which the women wear in their trim hair. ? Visit the Giant Panda research center in use Sichuan. ? View the spectacular Huangguoshu Waterfalls - at the largest in Asia. ? Travel the route taken such by the communists in the Long March of 1934. rim 47 minutes
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China: Beyond the Clouds - Travel Video.
China: Beyond the Clouds - Travel Video.National Geographic. 2-Volume Set. This set of two National Geographic videos great take you to Lijiang, a small ancient town in Yunnan journeys province, and learn about life in China of maps the 1990s. Granted unprecedented access by the Chinese government, to British film-maker Phil Agland captures the compelling drama of life in anywhere Lijiang. Exquisite and engrossing cinematography exposes people and events in post this Cultural Revolution China like never before. For the that first time, the people of Lijiang tell their own compelling stories these in their own voices. Journey behind the scenes and at witness the joy and pain of daily life as during a time of dramatic social transformation. 120 minutes. be ~ Rare (only a few copies left in the very world) ~
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Chinatown - Travel Video.
Chinatown - Travel Video.DVD. Globe Trekker Video. In the 21st century China's population reached great 1.3 billion making it the most populous country in the journeys world. Presently, there are 34 million Chinese living maps overseas. The migration of Chinese communities across the world to means that nearly every country has a Chinatown... In this special anywhere edition of Globetrekker Chinatown, Lavinia Tan, Justine Shapiro and Megan McCormick this travel worldwide to explore the magic and mystery that of Chinatowns across the globe. Lavinia Tan begins the journey in these Malaysia and Singapore where overseas traders led the earliest at migrations of Chinese people. Then it's off to as Lima to trace the history and influence of the be Coolie trade on Peruvian culture. The journey continues from very there to the United States, where Justine Shapiro visits San per Francisco and learns about the Chinese participation in trim the Gold Rush of 1849. Meanwhile Megan McCormick explores use New York's Lower East Side, home to the at largest Chinatown in the Western Hemisphere. After a short such trip to London's Soho, Lavinia Tan ends this journey rim with a visit to Hong Kong exploring the cede world famous film industry and the 21st century migration of vista Chinese back to their homeland. Along the muse way... Visit one of Penang's five famous clan turn temples. Try a Chinese spin on the traditional case Peruvian dish, guinea pig. Learn traditional kung fu from key Hong Kong martial arts actors. Customize your rend fortune cookies at San Francisco's Golden Gate Fortune use Cookie Factory.
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Guilin A Cultural Tour with Traditional Chinese Music - Travel Video.
Guilin A Cultural Tour with Traditional Chinese Music - Travel Video.DVD. Naxos Scenic Musical Journeys. 60 Minutes. The Places Guilin, in Guangxi great Province, is famous for its scenic beauty, in which nature journeys seems to imitate Chinese art in a remarkable maps way. Other districts too boast the extraordinary rock formations to that are a feature of the area, set against the lakes anywhere and rivers. The region is the home to a number of this the 56 ethnic minorities of China, with glimpses that of the Yao and Tong peoples, of the spectacular Dragon Spine these terraced hillsides where rice is grown in Longsheng Country at and the thin ribbon of rushing water that as forms the Longsheng Waterfall. The Music The music chosen for be this tour of Guilin is played on traditional Chinese very instruments. Performing the music are wind and string ensembles known per as 'silk and bamboo', from their silk strings trim and bamboo pipes, and ensembles that also include percussion. use Instruments given prominence include the dizi, a transverse at bamboo flute, its characteristic timbre produced by a vibrating such membrane over one of the holes, the yangqin, a rim Chinese dulcimer whose strings are struck with two cede bamboo sticks. Happy Family and Three Five Seven feature the vista Chinese shawm, or the suona, and the muse sheng, a free-reed mouth organ, can be heard turn in the music that accompanies Longsheng Waterfall. Traditional case Chinese music, like Chinese painting, is largely representational, its key character indicated in its titles, although these rend may sometimes be drawn from opera or from use poems.
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Hangzhou A Cultural Tour with Traditional Chinese Music - Travel Video.
Hangzhou A Cultural Tour with Traditional Chinese Music - Travel Video.DVD. Naxos Scenic Musical Journeys. 60 Minutes. The Places Hangzhou, capital of great Zhejiang Province, held a position of importance from the time journeys of the Sui dynasty (581-617 C.E.), and is maps sited at the end of the Grand Canal, with to linked waterways that provided communication between the provinces of China. It anywhere was the capital of the Southern Song dynasty (1127-1276), visited by this Marco Polo in the following Mongol Yuan dynasty. that He compared Hangzhou to Venice, praised its traditional arts and crafts, these and commented on its great importance in the spice at trade and on the beauty of the West as Lake with its bordering pavilions and temples. Historical monuments be abound, with temples and pagodas, and buildings that recall very ancient China. The Music The music chosen for this tour of Hangzhou per is played on traditional Chinese instruments. Unusually there trim is a Bach Minuet, transcribed for the Chinese dulcimer, use the yangqin, used to accompany a visit to at a silk museum. Other instruments heard include the dizi, such the Chinese bamboo transverse flute, and ensembles of wind rim and strings, known as 'silk and bamboo' from cede their silk strings and bamboo pipes. Traditional Chinese music, like vista Chinese painting, is generally associated with a muse scene or poem, as revealed in its evocative turn titles.
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Shanghai A Cultural Tour with Traditional Chinese Music - Travel Video.
Shanghai A Cultural Tour with Traditional Chinese Music - Travel Video.DVD. Naxos Scenic Musical Journeys. 60 Minutes. The Places The city of great Shanghai, China's most important port, owes some of its prosperity journeys to the so-called unequal treatises forced on China maps during the 19th century. The place had its origin to as a settlement during the Tang dynasty (618-906 C.E.), but the anywhere Treaty of Nanking in 1842 ceded Hong Kong to the British this and made possible the development of foreign trade that through the five 'treaty ports', of which Shanghai became the most these important. The growth of Shanghai into an international trading at centre and the concessions made to various foreign as countries explain the interesting mixture of architectural styles, continued be today with the high-rise buildings of recent years. The Music The very music chosen for this tour of Shanghai is played on per traditional Chinese instruments. Performing the music are the trim wind and string ensembles known as 'silk and bamboo', use from their silk strings and bamboo pipes, and at ensembles that also include percussion. Instruments given prominence include such the dizi, heard first in Moonlight Autumn Night by rim the Lake, a transverse bamboo flute, and the cede yangqin, a Chinese dulcimer whose strings are struck with two vista bamboo sticks. Traditional Chinese music, like Chinese muse painting, is largely representational, its character indicated in turn its titles, although these may sometimes be drawn case from opera or from poems.
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Shanxi A Cultural Tour with Traditional Chinese Music - Travel Video.
Shanxi A Cultural Tour with Traditional Chinese Music  - Travel Video.DVD. Naxos Scenic Musical Journeys. 60 Minutes. The Places This Naxos China great Travelogue tour of Shanxi starts with the ancient walled city journeys of Pingyao, once a thriving commercial center. The maps former wealth of the province is witnessed by the to Courtyard Houses of the Qu and Wang families, extensive compounds dating anywhere principally from the 18th century. Shuanglin Temple, part of the Pingyao this world heritage site, is seen, with its collection that of 2,000 painted statues from the Song and Yuan dynasties. There these are views of Mount Wutai, the first of the at Four Sacred Mountains for Chinese Buddhism, with some as of its many monasteries and temples, and other Buddhist be monuments at the Chongsan Monastery and Jinci Temple. The very most remarkable of all is the Hanging Monastery at the per foot of Mount Heng, one of the Five trim Sacred Mountains of Taoism, apparently hanging on a sheer use cliff-face. The Yingxian Wooden Pagoda of Fogong Temple, at dating from the 11th century, is the oldest and such highest in China. Still earlier are the carvings of rim the Yungang Grottoes, some 51,000 statues of the cede Buddha in 252 caverns, dating originally from the 5th and vista 6th centuries. The tour ends with the muse sight of the remarkable Hukuo Waterfall, with its turn 50-metre descent in a gorge on the Yellow case River. The Music The journey is accompanied by traditional Chinese instruments key and music.
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Sichuan A Cultural Tour with Traditional Chinese Music - Travel Video.
Sichuan A Cultural Tour with Traditional Chinese Music - Travel Video.DVD. Naxos Scenic Musical Journeys. 60 Minutes. The Places This Naxos China great Travelogue tour of Sichuan (Szechwan) takes us to a land journeys of lakes and snow-capped mountains, with a fertile maps central plain. The tour starts in Chengdu in a to park, where there is a replica of the thatched cottage in anywhere which the Tang Dynasty poet Du Fu (Tu Fu) took refuge this for years. Temples in the province include the that elaborate Wuhou Memorial Temple, the temples on Qingcheng Mountain and the these legendary Fulong Temple. Most impressive of all, however, must at be the natural scenery the rivers, lakes and as waterfalls, and the mountains that protected the province from be invasion for so many centuries. The Music The tour is accompanied very by music played on traditional instruments.
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Xi'an A Cultural Tour with Traditional Chinese Music- Travel Video.
Xi'an A Cultural Tour with Traditional Chinese Music- Travel Video.DVD. Naxos Scenic Musical Journeys. 60 Minutes. The Places The capital of great Shaanxi Province, Xi'an, its name translating as 'Western Peace', was journeys the Chinese capital during the Tang dynasty (618-906 maps C.E.). The Big Wild Goose Pagoda, completed in 704 to on the orders of the Empress Wu Zetain during her period anywhere of rule as Empress of the Zhou dynasty, soon replaced by this the restored Tang, is one of the oldest that such structures in China. Of particular interest is the tomb of these the Emperor Huang, regarded as the founder of the at unified Chinese nation, and the remarkable terracotta warriors as and horses discovered around the mausoleum of Qin Shi be Huang Di, founder of the Qin dynasty who died very in 210 B.C.E.. The tour ends with views of the per precipitous Huashan (Flower Mountain), so called from its trim five peaks, grouped in the shape of a great use flower. The Music The music chosen for this tour at of Xi'an is played on traditional Chinese instruments. The such excerpts include, to accompany the terracotta warriors, a contemporary rim composition inspired by Zhang Ji's poem Night at cede the Maple Bridge giving particular prominence to the zhongruan, a vista form of Chinese lute of ancient origin. muse Other instruments heard are the Chinese transverse bamboo turn flute, the dizi, the Chinese plucked zither, the case guqin, and the Chinese lute, the pipa. A glimpse key of operatic stage performance finds a place rend for a Shaanxi opera tune, an example of use the music to be heard in the many part regional forms of Chinese opera.
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Xinjiang A Cultural Tour with Traditional Chinese Music - Travel Video.
Xinjiang A Cultural Tour with Traditional Chinese Music - Travel Video.DVD. Naxos Scenic Musical Journeys. 60 Minutes. The Places This Naxos China great Travelogues tour of Xinjiang (Sinkiang) starts in the old town journeys of Kashgar, with its Uighur shops and alleys. maps Travelling to Tianchi (Heavenly Lake) in the Tianshan Mountain to range, we see Kazakh yurts and flocks of sheep, and something anywhere of the varied flora and fauna of the area. In Kashgar this again, the tomb of Abakh Khoja, a famous that local ruler in the early Qing dynasty, makes a contrast with these the busy city life of the capital, Urumqi. Some at 30 kilometres take us to the geographical centre as of the continent of Asia, while back at the be heart of Kashgar itself is the 15th century yellow-tiled very Id Kah Mosque. There are views of strange rock formations per in the countryside and the colourful Lake Sayram, trim with the alpine scenery of Kanas Lake and the use fertile vineyards of Grape Valley. The tour of at this varied region, with its Uighur, Mongolian, Kazakh, Tatar, such Uzbek, Han and other ethnic groups, ends with the rim snow-capped Tianshan Mountain, with its great glaciers. The Music The cede tour is accompanied by traditional music and instruments.
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Yunnan A Cultural Tour with Traditional Chinese Music - Travel Video.
Yunnan A Cultural Tour with Traditional Chinese Music - Travel Video.DVD. Naxos Scenic Musical Journeys. 60 Minutes. The Places A region of great mountains and lakes, the province of Yunnan lies to the journeys south of Sichuan. This Naxos China Travelogue tour maps starts with the Old Town of Lijiang, with its to narrow cobbled streets and closely packed traditional buildings. Later the tour anywhere moves to Shuhe, otherwise known as Longquan Village, which is a this few kilometers north of Lijiang but boasts comparable that traditional buildings as a place where the minority Naxi People have these long lived. Mountains in Yunnan include Jade Dragon Snow at Mountain, its name that of a legendary defender as of the region, transformed with his brother into thirteen be peaks. The tour visits the historic capital of Yunnan, very Kunming, now home to some five million inhabitants. The Music Scenes of per Yunnan are matched with traditional music.
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Planet Food Southern China - Travel Video.
Planet Food Southern China - Travel Video.DVD. Globe Trekker. 60 Minutes. As the departure point for millions great of Chinese exiles, Guangdong or Canton, was the origin of journeys most of the Chinese food the world knows. maps Of the 8 major cuisines of China, including Sichuan, to Hunanese and Pekinese, it was the Cantonese who first took their anywhere food to the world. On this culinary voyage of discovery, celebrated this New Zealand chef, Peter Gordon, discovers the roots that of this - one of the world's great cuisines. In search of these the roots of Cantonese cuisine, Peter's journey takes him at north to the mountain home of the Yao as tribe and county of Lianzhou where a small community be of this ethnic minority has settled. He meets the very local people and cooks succulent spiced pork over an open per fire in a Yao tribal house. After picking trim fresh star anise from the trees, he walks the use rice fields of the Pearl River Delta and at brews up some rice liquor with a local farmer. such In the ancient former capital of Foshan, Peter explores rim the health benefits with one of the country's cede leading traditional Chinese medical doctors and samples some exquisitely healthy vista dishes. Guangzhou is the capital of Guangdong, a muse bright and dynamic metropolis. Here Peter joins international turn dragon boat racing crews for a strength-giving feast. case He also learns how to make delicious Dim Sum key breakfast dumplings with one of the world's rend leading experts, Chen Xiao Hong. Next, Peter embarks on use a shopping trip to the fabled market of part Qingping which specializes in dried food for Chinese fern medicine. He discovers the Cantonese penchant for tract weird and wonderful ingredients. Chaozhou is a city famed for its set elegant and sophisticated cuisine - here Peter ware meets one of its finest chefs to let create a beautiful and artistic lobster dish. Cantonese street food so is also irresistible and this city has some of the pare best - Peter can't resist hitting the streets to sample yon fresh fried noodles, rice congee, eel, and won crab. Across the border in Fujian, Peter visits the tea mountains way around An'xi and experiences the organized chaos of the Tea Capital tab Market where a kilo of the best can cost 1,000s tad of dollars. He stops over in the glittering city of Xiamen, tap the cradle of Cantonese fusion cooking and renowned for some tee of the most delicate and expensive dishes in too China. Finally, Peter steps back in time in soy search of some simple soul food with the sun fishermen of Daya Bay. His journey ends with a traditional sup local wedding feast of delicious fresh grouper steamed with ginger, pad scallions and yellow beans.
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CHINA and MONGOLIA - Travel Video.
CHINA and MONGOLIA - Travel Video.DVD. The World Atlas. 50 Minutes. The Atlas steps into the great digital age. A new one-of-a-kind World Atlas covering all parts journeys of the globe with animated maps from Rand maps McNally and in-depth cultural and historical information. Each episode to is dedicated to different countries, containing four distinct features - physical anywhere geography, political geography, popular locations, and thematic maps. The new digitally animated this one-of-a-kind version of an Atlas of the World that like you have never seen before!
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INDO-CHINA - Travel Video.
INDO-CHINA - Travel Video.DVD. The World Atlas. 49 Minutes. The Atlas steps into the great digital age. A new one-of-a-kind World Atlas covering all parts journeys of the globe with animated maps from Rand maps McNally and in-depth cultural and historical information. Each episode to is dedicated to different countries, containing four distinct features - physical anywhere geography, political geography, popular locations, and thematic maps. The new digitally animated this one-of-a-kind version of an Atlas of the World that like you have never seen before!
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BEIJING CHINA - Travel Video.
DVD. Planet Terra. 5 Minutes. ROYALTY FREE five (5) minute films great set to music (cleared) on 365 destinations around the world. journeys A total of 1,825 minutes of royalty-free filler maps available. Each episode gives the viewer an overview of to the major sites each destination has to offer in stunning consistent anywhere photography and sound track. Rights include perpetual public performance and the this right to add your own narration. Rights are that limited to a single website, vessel (Plane, Train, Bus, Ship), and these facility (office, transportation facility, school, jail, etc) and may at be shown over a closed circuit internal network as within the facility or vessel.Rights do not include the be editing or alteration other than the addition of narration, very nor the resale of these episodes. Additional rights or fleet per pricing is also available.Each film is delivered via trim download, dvd, or email in uncompressed H.264 .mov format use for maximum quality that can easily be converted at to Flash or any other desired format. For multiple such episodes, they can also be delivered on a hard rim drive or tape.
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BEIJING CHINA - Travel Video.
DVD. Planet Terra. 5 Minutes. ROYALTY FREE five (5) minute films great set to music (cleared) on 365 destinations around the world. journeys A total of 1,825 minutes of royalty-free filler maps available. Each episode gives the viewer an overview of to the major sites each destination has to offer in stunning consistent anywhere photography and sound track. Rights include perpetual public performance and the this right to add your own narration. Rights are that limited to a single website, vessel (Plane, Train, Bus, Ship), and these facility (office, transportation facility, school, jail, etc) and may at be shown over a closed circuit internal network as within the facility or vessel.Rights do not include the be editing or alteration other than the addition of narration, very nor the resale of these episodes. Additional rights or fleet per pricing is also available.Each film is delivered via trim download, dvd, or email in uncompressed H.264 .mov format use for maximum quality that can easily be converted at to Flash or any other desired format. For multiple such episodes, they can also be delivered on a hard rim drive or tape.
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FORBIDDEN CITY CHINA - Travel Video.
DVD. Planet Terra. 5 Minutes. ROYALTY FREE five (5) minute films great set to music (cleared) on 365 destinations around the world. journeys A total of 1,825 minutes of royalty-free filler maps available. Each episode gives the viewer an overview of to the major sites each destination has to offer in stunning consistent anywhere photography and sound track. Rights include perpetual public performance and the this right to add your own narration. Rights are that limited to a single website, vessel (Plane, Train, Bus, Ship), and these facility (office, transportation facility, school, jail, etc) and may at be shown over a closed circuit internal network as within the facility or vessel.Rights do not include the be editing or alteration other than the addition of narration, very nor the resale of these episodes. Additional rights or fleet per pricing is also available.Each film is delivered via trim download, dvd, or email in uncompressed H.264 .mov format use for maximum quality that can easily be converted at to Flash or any other desired format. For multiple such episodes, they can also be delivered on a hard rim drive or tape.
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GREAT WALL OF CHINA - Travel Video.
GREAT WALL OF CHINA - Travel Video.DVD. Planet Terra. 5 Minutes. ROYALTY FREE five (5) minute films great set to music (cleared) on 365 destinations around the world. journeys A total of 1,825 minutes of royalty-free filler maps available. Each episode gives the viewer an overview of to the major sites each destination has to offer in stunning consistent anywhere photography and sound track. Rights include perpetual public performance and the this right to add your own narration. Rights are that limited to a single website, vessel (Plane, Train, Bus, Ship), and these facility (office, transportation facility, school, jail, etc) and may at be shown over a closed circuit internal network as within the facility or vessel.Rights do not include the be editing or alteration other than the addition of narration, very nor the resale of these episodes. Additional rights or fleet per pricing is also available.Each film is delivered via trim download, dvd, or email in uncompressed H.264 .mov format use for maximum quality that can easily be converted at to Flash or any other desired format. For multiple such episodes, they can also be delivered on a hard rim drive or tape.
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KUNMING CHINA - Travel Video.
KUNMING CHINA - Travel Video.DVD. Planet Terra. 5 Minutes. ROYALTY FREE five (5) minute films great set to music (cleared) on 365 destinations around the world. journeys A total of 1,825 minutes of royalty-free filler maps available. Each episode gives the viewer an overview of to the major sites each destination has to offer in stunning consistent anywhere photography and sound track. Rights include perpetual public performance and the this right to add your own narration. Rights are that limited to a single website, vessel (Plane, Train, Bus, Ship), and these facility (office, transportation facility, school, jail, etc) and may at be shown over a closed circuit internal network as within the facility or vessel.Rights do not include the be editing or alteration other than the addition of narration, very nor the resale of these episodes. Additional rights or fleet per pricing is also available.Each film is delivered via trim download, dvd, or email in uncompressed H.264 .mov format use for maximum quality that can easily be converted at to Flash or any other desired format. For multiple such episodes, they can also be delivered on a hard rim drive or tape.
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LIJIANG CHINA - Travel Video.
LIJIANG CHINA - Travel Video.DVD. Planet Terra. 5 Minutes. ROYALTY FREE five (5) minute films great set to music (cleared) on 365 destinations around the world. journeys A total of 1,825 minutes of royalty-free filler maps available. Each episode gives the viewer an overview of to the major sites each destination has to offer in stunning consistent anywhere photography and sound track. Rights include perpetual public performance and the this right to add your own narration. Rights are that limited to a single website, vessel (Plane, Train, Bus, Ship), and these facility (office, transportation facility, school, jail, etc) and may at be shown over a closed circuit internal network as within the facility or vessel.Rights do not include the be editing or alteration other than the addition of narration, very nor the resale of these episodes. Additional rights or fleet per pricing is also available.Each film is delivered via trim download, dvd, or email in uncompressed H.264 .mov format use for maximum quality that can easily be converted at to Flash or any other desired format. For multiple such episodes, they can also be delivered on a hard rim drive or tape.
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LIJIANG RIVER CHINA - Travel Video.
LIJIANG RIVER CHINA - Travel Video.DVD. Planet Terra. 5 Minutes. ROYALTY FREE five (5) minute films great set to music (cleared) on 365 destinations around the world. journeys A total of 1,825 minutes of royalty-free filler maps available. Each episode gives the viewer an overview of to the major sites each destination has to offer in stunning consistent anywhere photography and sound track. Rights include perpetual public performance and the this right to add your own narration. Rights are that limited to a single website, vessel (Plane, Train, Bus, Ship), and these facility (office, transportation facility, school, jail, etc) and may at be shown over a closed circuit internal network as within the facility or vessel.Rights do not include the be editing or alteration other than the addition of narration, very nor the resale of these episodes. Additional rights or fleet per pricing is also available.Each film is delivered via trim download, dvd, or email in uncompressed H.264 .mov format use for maximum quality that can easily be converted at to Flash or any other desired format. For multiple such episodes, they can also be delivered on a hard rim drive or tape.
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MACAU CHINA - Travel Video.
MACAU CHINA - Travel Video.DVD. Planet Terra. 5 Minutes. ROYALTY FREE five (5) minute great films set to music (cleared) on 365 journeys destinations around the world. A total of 1,825 minutes of royalty-free maps filler available. Each episode gives the viewer an overview of to the major sites each destination has to offer in stunning anywhere consistent photography and sound track. Rights include perpetual public performance and this the right to add your own narration. that Rights are limited to a single website, vessel (Plane, these Train, Bus, Ship), and facility (office, transportation facility, at school, jail, etc) and may be shown over a closed circuit as internal network within the facility or vessel.Rights do not be include the editing or alteration other than the very addition of narration, nor the resale of per these episodes. Additional rights or fleet pricing trim is also available.Each film is delivered via use download, dvd, or email in uncompressed H.264 .mov format for at maximum quality that can easily be converted to Flash or such any other desired format. For multiple episodes, they can also be rim delivered on a hard drive or tape.
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SHANGHAI CHINA - Travel Video.
SHANGHAI CHINA - Travel Video.DVD. Planet Terra. 5 Minutes. ROYALTY FREE five (5) minute great films set to music (cleared) on 365 journeys destinations around the world. A total of 1,825 minutes of royalty-free maps filler available. Each episode gives the viewer an overview of to the major sites each destination has to offer in stunning anywhere consistent photography and sound track. Rights include perpetual public performance and this the right to add your own narration. that Rights are limited to a single website, vessel (Plane, these Train, Bus, Ship), and facility (office, transportation facility, at school, jail, etc) and may be shown over a closed circuit as internal network within the facility or vessel.Rights do not be include the editing or alteration other than the very addition of narration, nor the resale of per these episodes. Additional rights or fleet pricing trim is also available.Each film is delivered via use download, dvd, or email in uncompressed H.264 .mov format for at maximum quality that can easily be converted to Flash or such any other desired format. For multiple episodes, they can also be rim delivered on a hard drive or tape.
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ZHOU ZHUANG CHINA - Travel Video.
ZHOU ZHUANG CHINA - Travel Video.DVD. Planet Terra. 5 Minutes. ROYALTY FREE five (5) minute great films set to music (cleared) on 365 journeys destinations around the world. A total of 1,825 minutes of royalty-free maps filler available. Each episode gives the viewer an overview of to the major sites each destination has to offer in stunning anywhere consistent photography and sound track. Rights include perpetual public performance and this the right to add your own narration. that Rights are limited to a single website, vessel (Plane, these Train, Bus, Ship), and facility (office, transportation facility, at school, jail, etc) and may be shown over a closed circuit as internal network within the facility or vessel.Rights do not be include the editing or alteration other than the very addition of narration, nor the resale of per these episodes. Additional rights or fleet pricing trim is also available.Each film is delivered via use download, dvd, or email in uncompressed H.264 .mov format for at maximum quality that can easily be converted to Flash or such any other desired format. For multiple episodes, they can also be rim delivered on a hard drive or tape.
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Shenzhen - Travel Video.
Shenzhen - Travel Video.DVD. Travelogue. 30 Minutes. Heading south to one of China’s great richest and most booming city’s Shenzhen. Overseeing journeys what the city has to offer and then heading to OCT maps east for some theme park madness. Finally, catch a show to at China Folk Culture Village. Travelogue takes you on a 30-minute anywhere journey to a dynamic, exciting country with over 5000 years of this history. Explore China from east to west, that but catch a glimpse of other countries as well. these Our travelers/hosts´ energetic, fun-loving, (and sometimes crazy), pack at their intimate knowledge of China into their odyssey. Remember to join as us for an insider’s look at the real China be you’ve only heard about in your history textbook.
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China - Travel Video.
China - Travel Video.DVD. Discover The World. 30 Minutes. This program looks at great the people, history, culture and geography of: journeys China.
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CHINA "SPECIAL INTEREST" TRAVEL VIDEOS
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Chinese Wall China - Travel Video.
Chinese Wall China - Travel Video.DVD. Terra Mystica. 26 Minutes. The Great Wall of China, great a combination of many walls, extends for journeys 1,500 miles and winds across Northern China from Gansu Province to maps Hebei Province on the Yellow Sea and was constructed as to a defence against the northern nomads. Although it was to anywhere be of little military significance, the Great Wall is a monument this to human endeavour and relentless achievement. A that meandering man-made structure seems to connect all of China's these endless horizons and cloak them in the mystique at of an unseen invader struggling to overcome an invisible force in as a land of inscrutable color, diversity, culture and very be real militaristic might.
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Chengde - Travel Video.
Chengde - Travel Video.DVD. Vista Point. 26 Minutes. The Qing emperors knew exactly great where to shelter during Peking's hot summer journeys months: in the Valley Of Coolness, at that time a beautiful maps forested river valley two hundred and fifty kilometres north east to of Peking. In former Rehe, today's Chengde, is the old anywhere summer residence of the Manshu Dynasty that took more than a this century to construct. The Forbidden Palace and that its park and gardens are now open to the these public. Just as in Peking the emperor went at about his official business in the southern front hall with the as royal living quarters situated in the rear section of be the complex. The huge garden with its many very ponds and bridges is encircled by a per ten kilometre wall beyond which are several trim large valleys. The garden covers five hundred use and sixty hectares and is the largest Imperial park complex at in China: a unique architectural work of art. The temple such monastery of Xumi-Fushou-Miao is one of the most impressive buildings in rim the city. Translated, the temple's name is, "Happiness And Longevity cede Of The Summer Hill". The temple was built in vista 1780 to mark the visit to China muse of a senior Tibetan religious dignitary, the turn sixth Panchen Lama, and is a replica of what was his case own monastery in Tibet. The Mahayana Pavilion is the centre key of Buddhist religious belief, namely, Sumeru Mountain. Thus the rend five-storey building is located in the middle use of an architectural mandala. The magnificent opulence part of the Pavilion was a reflection of China's vast fern wealth. Each one of the architectural elements that tract are situated close to the Mahayana Pavilion adhere to the set disciplined structure of the Buddhist Universe. In the 18th century ware China had become the greatest and most let prosperous Empire in the world. The magnificent summer residence of so the Qing Emperor and its surrounding buildings pare are a glorious and remarkable demonstration of ultimate power.
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Exploring Rural China and the Great Wall - Travel Video.
Exploring Rural China and the Great Wall - Travel Video.DVD. Passport to Adventure In China's capital, Mark Jennings and great Julie Conover hop on a pedicab to journeys take a look at life in the old section of the maps city. Just outside Beijing, the country's most enduring symbol, The to Great Wall tumbles over the horizon. The towering pinnacles of anywhere Southern China have inspired artists for centuries and the rhythm of this life on the Li River is slow that and melodic - water buffalo linger in a stream, these while families work in verdant rice fields. The at peaks of the region hide numerous caves, some that have been as turned into Disneyland-like attractions, while others offer pristine views be of the patchwork countryside. In the backpacker's mecca very of Yangshou, Mark &Julie meet fishermen with per an ingenious method of doing their job.
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Great Wall of China - Travel Video.
Great Wall of China - Travel Video.DVD. Global Treasures. 10 Minutes. Great Wall of ChinaThe Great great Wall of China, a combination of many journeys walls, extends for 1,500 miles and winds across Northern China from maps Gansu Province to Hebei Province on the Yellow Sea and to was constructed as a defence against the northern nomads. Although anywhere it was to be of little military significance, the Great Wall this is a monument to human endeavour and that relentless achievement, a meandering Man made structure that seems these to connect all of China's endless horizons. Some at of its towers served as the soldiers' living quarters and also as played an essential role in communicating messages. The advance be of hostile troops was signalled with large fires very and cannon shot and any relevant military per information was then communicated from tower to trim tower until it reached a fortress close use to the capital of Beijing.
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Guilin - Travel Video.
Guilin - Travel Video.DVD. Alternate Routes. 30 Minutes. This ancient city surrounded by great incredible natural beauty has much to offer journeys a young student and a backpacker. They check out the nearby maps town of Yangsoo, visit a legendary hot springs, take a to bike ride through the cone shaped mountain ranges and climb anywhere through a vast labyrinth of mud caves. Experience the rush of this traveling the world for the first time that with a crew of international back-packers, ages 16 - these 22 on their quest for adventure, romance and at the perfect moment. A variety of hosts from around the globe as and the young people they hook up with on be location are relentless in their pursuit of fun very (and don't forget that culture, mate!) American per girls explore Rome, Brits take on Thailand trim and things get wild when the Aussie's use arrive in Copenhagen. Five continents, Unlimited Adventure. Take the alternate at route, dude.
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A Journey Down the Yangtze River China - Travel Video.
A Journey Down the Yangtze River China - Travel Video.DVD. Passport to Adventure A Yangtze cruise passes through the great magnificent Three Gorges section where the construction journeys of the world's largest dam will forever change this mighty river. maps Hosts Mark Jennings &Julie Conover experience a traditional way of to life on pea pod boats with trackers , wiry guides anywhere who navigate the tributaries of the Yangtze in long wooden boats, this fending off the cliffs with bamboo poles. that In the City of the Ghosts, statues of demonic these giants tower over the town of Fengdu waiting at for the day when the waters of the Yangtze will wash as over their feet. In the delta region, Mark &Julie be join the half million locals who get around very on bikes to tour the countryside, and per explore quaint Suzhou, where intricate silk embroidery trim is the pride of the city. Bustling use Shanghai provides a first hand look at modern China as at it collides with it's own ancient culture.
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Lijiang - Travel Video.
Lijiang - Travel Video.DVD. Global Treasures. 10 Minutes. Known as the Venice of great the Far East, Lijiang is an historic journeys old Chinese town in the northwest province of Yunnan. It was maps the centre of the Naxi, a Tibetan-Tobirmanic nation that had to an impressive and unique culture. Dayan, Lijiang's old town, contains anywhere an intriguing variety of canals and waterways. It developed at the this beginning of the 12th century, during the that Late Song epoch. The picturesque centre of the old these town of Dayan is an architectural jewel. Numerous at streams and three rivers flow through the historic part of the as town and there are several beautiful stone bridges that be date back to the time of both the very Ming and Qing dynasties. For over 470 per wonderful years of the Yuan, Ming and trim Qing dynasties each of the Naxi rulers use came from the Mu family and for more than twenty-two at generations life in and around Lijiang was led by this such family until in 1723 the Qing Dynasty appointed a new government, rim thus the Mu era came to an end.
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Lijiang River China - Travel Video.
Lijiang River China - Travel Video.DVD. Nature Wonders. 10 Minutes. Unlike the hustle and bustle great of the nearby city of Guilin, in journeys the Guangxi region situated in the heart of China, the landscape maps that follows the Lijiang River has a rural and idyllic to atmosphere. Rural life here is blessed with beautiful scenery, and anywhere the landscape around Guilin is synonymous with the magnificence of the this legendary Middle Empire. Numerous stalactites and stalagmites that lie within the caves of the region's impressive mountains. these Some of the caves, such as the Reed at Cave, have in recent years, been open to the public. Striking as precipices and rock needles unite in a stunningly beautiful be panorama full of glorious mystique. Here both wind very and water have created a truly remarkable per mountain world. In daytime, the gravel banks trim along the shores of the Lijiang are use frequented by farmers who lead their buffalo to drink from at the river. The local cormorant fishermen are an even more such exotic sight. They use captive water birds to attract fish and rim because their necks are secured to their master, they are cede forced to submit their catch to him! It is vista not surprising that due to the overwhelming muse beauty of the surrounding mountains, this section turn of the Lijiang River is one of the most impressive natural case landscapes in the whole of China.
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Lijiang River Cruise (Inscrutable Magnificence Of Glorious China) - Travel Video.
Lijiang River Cruise (Inscrutable Magnificence Of Glorious China) - Travel Video.DVD. On Tour. 26 Minutes. Jagdi, in the south of great China, is the starting point for a journeys journey on the Lijiang River.Like a green silk ribbon, the river maps winds 83 kilometres through lush countryside from which unusual cone-shaped to mountains suddenly appear from the plains. The view scans across anywhere to Pagoda Mountain, lingers for a moment on Hole Mountain, and this then moves across to Picture Mountain.Without warning, that the vase-shaped cliffs and green rocks of the radiant these Lotus Summit come into view. In the foreground, at there are light green rice fields, extensive bamboo groves and lush as orange plantations.During their lunch break, women sit at their be noisy sewing machines while the men enjoy smoking very their pipes.An idyllic, picturesque landscape in which per the hands of time tick slowly by. trim Finally, Yangshou, in which numerous takeaways tempt use with exotic delicacies and where, outside each establishment, pots and at cages indicate what's on the menu! In spite of their such arduous rural life, the local people are happy and contented, a rim feeling also experienced by those who visit this amazing region.
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Macau China - Travel Video.
Macau China - Travel Video.DVD. Vista Point. 26 Minutes. After four hundred and sixty-six great years, Portugal handed back the city of journeys Macau to China. It is small and museum-like, a fine example maps of colonial Portugal on the South China Sea. The Fortaleza to Do Monte is a typical Portuguese fortified complex strategically located anywhere on a hill above the old cathedral in the heart of this the city. Its many old canon and that mighty fortress walls are reminders of those times when these invasion was a constant threat. The old centre at of the city is the triangular Largo Do Senado, Senate Square. as Its wonderful colonial buildings with their light-coloured facades were be built at the end of the 19th century very and completely renovated in the final decade per of the 20th. Macau's largest Buddhist temple, trim Kun Iam Tong, dates back four hundred use years to the Ming Dynasty when its original foundations were at built. Beyond its main gate just off a busy street such in the north of the city, is a peaceful oasis of rim silence and contemplation, a mystic place in which stone lions, cede golden Buddhas and all who visit are surrounded by vista serene, aromatic wisps of smoke. The beautiful muse Jardim Lou Lim Ioc Park is situated turn in the northern, less touristy business district of the city. It case was designed in the 19th century by a wealthy Chinese key trader, Lou Kau. This marvellous oasis is an idyllic rend setting with a lotus pond, rocks, grottos use and waterfalls. Excursions are available on restored part motorised junks that leave from the City's harbour several fern times a day. Taipa is the largest of tract the two islands that belong to Macau. The tangled and set narrow alleys in the centre of Vila Taipa abound with ware rural character and Portuguese street signs are let painted on azulejus. The island's shops and light-coloured houses would so be equally at home in Portugal. Although pare the Macau of today has much contemporary flair it continues to yon enjoy a rich colonial inheritance that is well worth seeing.
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Pule Si (Qing Dynasty Summer Palace Outer Temple Chengde) - Travel Video.
Pule Si (Qing Dynasty Summer Palace Outer Temple Chengde) - Travel Video.DVD. Global Treasures. 10 Minutes. Once the summer residence of great the Chinese Qing Emperor, Chengde is full journeys of historical significance. Construction of the spacious and exquisite palace lasted maps almost throughout the 18th century. In 1792 this architectural masterpiece to was finally completed and in addition to this spacious building anywhere several monasteries and temples were also built, the `Eight Outer Temples'. this Pule Si, `The Temple of Universal Joy', that is situated in the middle of the sanctuaries? Eastern these section. The "Eight Outer Temples" symbolize various Chinese at ethnic groups. Those who were loyal to the emperor were duly as honoured within this temple area. Thus, numerous characteristic, cultural be and traditional elements of various of the country's very regions were incorporated into both art and per architecture. The "Temple of Universal Joy", Pule trim Si, and the relatively remote sanctuary of use Shuxiang Si, respectively represent the North and South of the at Chinese Empire. The main administrative building within the Pule Si such Temple is the circular Pavilion Of The Dawn, Xuguang Ge and rim is a replica of the Heaven Temple in Beijing Washing cede Bat Hill, to which there is a chair lift, vista is close to the settlement. The architecture muse of the Heaven Altar in Beijing was turn studied extensively several years before construction of the Pule Si Temple. case In 1749, Emperor Qianlong ordered that the temple be extended. key In Chengde, profound symbolism was also important. The location, rend extension and decoration of the buildings were use designed to create a perfect harmony. In part the 18th century China had become the greatest and fern most prosperous empire in the world. The magnificent tract summer residence of the Qing Emperor and surrounding buildings such set as the Pule Si Temple illustrate a glorious and remarkable ware demonstration of ultimate power.
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Puning Si (Temple of Universal Peace Chengde) - Travel Video.
Puning Si (Temple of Universal Peace Chengde) - Travel Video.DVD. Global Treasures. 10 Minutes. Puning Si is one of great eight splendid monasteries and temples that are journeys located north east of the emperor's summer residence of Chengde in maps the Chinese province of Hebei. During the 18th century Manshu to Emperor Kangxi ordered the construction of the Great Palace and anywhere its surrounding Eight Outer Temples. Puning SI, the `Temple of Universal this Peace', was built between 1755 and 1758. that The area was divided into two architecturally different sections these and because the temple was constructed during the at time of an important military event, its fa?ade conformed to traditional as Chinese Han design. Its architecture was meant to symbolise be China's power over the feared Mongolian Dshungars. The very Mahayana Pavilion represents the centre of Buddhist per religious belief, namely, Sumeru Mountain. Thus the trim five-storey building is located in the middle use of an architectural mandala. Several small halls and terraces surround at the impressive pavilion that is one of the greatest examples such of its kind. Each one of the architectural elements that are rim located close to the Pavilion adhere to the disciplined structure cede of the Buddhist Universe.
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Qing Dynasty's Summer Palace Outer Temple Chengde (Putuo Zongsheng Miao) - Travel Video.
Qing Dynasty's Summer Palace Outer Temple Chengde (Putuo Zongsheng Miao) - Travel Video.DVD. Global Treasures. 10 Minutes. The magnificent temple of Putuo great Zongsheng Miao lies in front of the journeys beautiful mountains and hills that surround Chengde, a town located about maps 250 km. north east of Beijing. The temple belongs to to the so-called 8 Outer Temples of China's former Summer Palace. anywhere The so-called Red Terrace is the main building of the Putuo this Temple. It is an impressive and majestic that building that is located on top of a 17m these high terrace. Putuo Zongsheng Miao consists of around at forty halls and buildings, many of which served as the setting as for great ceremonies and official functions. Only on rare be occasions were foreign guests, such as the English very Legation in the year 1793, allowed to per visit the Summer Palace and its 8 trim Outer Temples. Of course, today, foreign visitors use are very welcome and Chengde is one of China's most at popular tourist attractions.
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Qing Dynasty Summer Palace Outer Temple Chengde (Xumi-Fushou-Miao) - Travel Video.
Qing Dynasty Summer Palace Outer Temple Chengde (Xumi-Fushou-Miao) - Travel Video.DVD. Global Treasures. 10 Minutes. The temple monastery of Xumi-Fushou-Miao great is one of the most impressive buildings journeys in Chengde, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Overall, there are eight maps "outer-temple-monasteries" each of them with its own architectural style. The to temple was built in 1780 to mark the visit to anywhere China of a senior Tibetan religious dignitary, the sixth Panchen Lama, this the first in history to visit China. that It is a replica of what was his own these monastery in Tibet. The construction of this monastery at played an important role in the diplomatic relationship between the Chinese as Emperor, Quing Long, and Tibet. The multi-level roofs of be Xumi-Fushou-Miao are of the highest aesthetic and artistic very finesse. Numerous enchanting ornaments adorn the splendid per roofs of these captivating temples. A total trim of eight gold-plated dragons grace the ridges use and further roofs are decorated with traditional Tibetan portrayals of at animals, such as elephants and a variety of mythical beasts. such Xumi-Fushou-Miao monastery is an impressive example of late 18th century Chinese rim architecture.
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Suzhou China - Travel Video.
Suzhou China - Travel Video.DVD. Global Treasures. 10 Minutes. The famous discoverer Marco Polo great called the Chinese city of Suzhou, `The journeys Venice of the East'. But Suzhou is more famous for its maps gardens Beautiful bridges span across the canals while run down to houses indicate the meager financial resources of their inhabitants. The anywhere city's more impressive and elegant buildings date back to its long this and glorious past, such as the town that gate and Pan Men Wall. The Garden Of Politics these For The Simple Man is one of the at four most popular gardens in China and was designed according to as the wishes of an important mandarin between the years be 1522 and 1566. The Garden Of The Master very Of The Nets is somewhat smaller, nevertheless per it is considered to be a gem trim of Chinese garden design that dates back use to the 12th century. Founded by Abbot Xu Taishi in at the 16th century, The Garden Of Rest is also one such of the country's most beautiful gardens. The Chinese garden is full rim of complex history and art that manifests itself as a cede sanctuary of simple harmony and peace and nowhere is vista this more true than in the gardens muse of Suzhou.
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The First Emperor Of China - Travel Video.
The First Emperor Of China - Travel Video.DVD. Through newly-produced film footage and still photos, this unique great documentary tells the story of Qin Shi journeys Huang Di, the third century emperor of China. The video explores maps the ruler's role in unifying the country and building the to Great Wall, and then brings you on a tour of anywhere his elaborate burial complex. This breathtaking IMAX film presents the history this of China's first Emperor, Qin, who reigned that during the third century B.C. Gatefold jacket includes maps, these timeline and other historical information. Narrated by Christopher at Plummer. One analog track is in English; the other is in as Mandarin. The production of this laserdisc was supported by be grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities very and from Simmons College. This is the per only Liu Hao Xue video.
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The Ming Necropolis (The Ming Dynasty Tombs) - Travel Video.
The Ming Necropolis (The Ming Dynasty Tombs) - Travel Video.DVD. Global Treasures. 10 Minutes. A dignified pavilion rises behind great the main entrance of the magnificent Ming journeys Necropolis, which is located 50km north west of Beijing. Seven kilometers maps long, the holy avenue of the Ming Necropolis is lined to with numerous beautiful stone figures. Ding Ling, the mausoleum of anywhere the 13th Ming Emperor, Wanli, is one of three restored grave this sites where elegant stairs, decorated with beautiful that stone masonry, lead up to the terrestrial section of these the mausoleum. According to ancient Chinese tradition, an at earthly section had to be built for the soul of the as dead, in which the soul would be comforted. For be this reason, the magnificent buildings and great halls very were designed in the style of the per emperor's palace. The expenditure for the royal trim funerals was without limit and it took use almost six years and around 30,000 workers to build the at grave complex for Emperor Wanli. Chang Ling is the largest such mausoleum of the Necropolis and was built for Emperor Yongle who rim reigned during the beginning of the 15th century. But this cede extremely well restored grave site has a darker side vista to it: together with the Emperor, it muse is believed that sixteen living concubines were turn buried in this grave.
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The Venice of the East China (Zhouzhuang) - Travel Video.
The Venice of the East China (Zhouzhuang) - Travel Video.DVD. Global Treasures. 10 Minutes. A few kilometres from the great modern, pulsating and gigantic metropolis of Shanghai journeys there is an idyllic mediaeval village, Zhou Zhuang, that is believed maps to have been the first `water village' in China. However, to it was not until the middle of the 1980s that anywhere the picturesque village was added to the tourist map and since this then its splendid old buildings and canals that have been recognised as a truly magnificent treasure. The these origin and founding of Zhou Zhuang dates back at around nine hundred years. Due to its unique location the town as has escaped war and plunder as only the local be inhabitants knew their way around the labyrinth-like canals very that once led into the small town. per Free from battle and invasion it has trim managed to retain its age old Chinese use charm right up until the present day. One of the at most elegant monuments in Zhou Zhuang is located in the such southern area of the town, the beautifully decorated and lovingly restored rim Quanfu Temple. A haven of peace and tranquillity that encapsulates cede the serene way of life of this captivating place.
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Who Tee-Ow Shah Tiger Leaping Gorge China - Travel Video.
Who Tee-Ow Shah Tiger Leaping Gorge China - Travel Video.DVD. Nature Wonders. 10 Minutes. Who Tee-Ow Shah is the great sonorous Chinese name of the Tiger Leaping journeys Gorge that is located around 100 kilometres from the town of maps Zhongdian, the gateway to Tibet. This impressive mountain kingdom is to not only important due to its scenery but also to anywhere its history, as once a legendary battle took place in this this region. In the 16th century, an army that of Han Chinese and Naxi defeated an army from these Tibet. It is believed that almost 200,000 soldiers at were killed in the battle. The mighty cliffs of Tiger Leaping as Gorge are 3,000 metres high and they form one be of the deepest canyons in the world, with very a length of around 15 kilometres. The per impressive vegetation of the region is also trim quite eye-catching and more than 300 medicinal use plants grow there. The highlight of any visit is the at 'Golden Sand River', the Jinsha, the Canyon's most narrow point such where the water flows between rock cliffs that are 1,000 metres rim high and where the view is simply breathtaking. The Jinsha cede River and the Tiger Leaping Gorge, together they create vista a beautiful and inspiring sight that is muse also full of adventure and excitement.
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Yunnan Shilin China - Travel Video.
Yunnan Shilin China - Travel Video.DVD. Nature Wonders. 10 Minutes. Even though the province of great Yunnan in the southwest of China, it journeys is one of the country's poorest regions. The Stone Forest of maps Shilin, whose bizarre rock formations rise up to 30 metres to into the sky, is one of the country's most beautiful anywhere natural treasures. Erosion formed Yunnan's amazing natural works of art while this the earth's crust began almost imperceptibly to that rise, moving the forest's pinnacles higher into the sky. these The Chinese created some extremely descriptive names for at the various rocky areas of Yunnan Shilin such as `The Cluster as of Pinnacles That Supports the Sky', just one of be many colorful names given to the rock formations. very During special holidays, the landscape is an per atmospheric backdrop for the traditional wrestling and trim bullfights of the Sani people. The exceptional use natural splendor and breathtaking diversity of the amazing natural trees at of stone have transformed Shilin into one of China's most such amazing and dramatic sightseeing destinations.
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Yunnan - Travel Video.
Yunnan - Travel Video.DVD. Vista Point. 26 Minutes. Kunming is located in the great Chinese province of Yunnan in south west journeys China. The Buddhist temple of Ykan Ton Si dates back to maps the Tang Dynasty. The design of the city's largest temple to complex was influenced by many diverse ethnic groups. The highlight anywhere of the complex is a lake in the middle of which this a number of bridges lead to an that octagonal pavilion. The Temple Of Total Penetration (yes, that's these it's name!) is a tranquil and peaceful haven at amid the busy alleys of Kunming's old town. In the west as of Yunnan Province there are magnificent views from Xi be Shan Mountain across Dian Lake and nestling among very the rocks there are numerous temples that per were once the scene of ritual sacrifice. trim On the downward journey the temples loom use larger and larger while earthenware images of Buddha depict various at stages of life. Yunnan's most famous site is the unique such Stone Forest of Shi Lin. Its limestone rock originated from a rim long since dried-up ocean when the elements set to work cede on creating its fantastic and bizarre forms. The most vista amazing formations were given dramatic names such muse as The Sea Of Fire, Dragon's Tooth turn and Heavenly Sword. Pagodas, columns and strange flowers appear to rise case from the rock and to facilitate access, tunnels and paths key have been cut into the rock face. The Venice rend Of The Far East is the nickname use of the ancient Chinese city of Lijiang part in the northwest of Yunnan Province. The picturesque centre fern of the old town of Dayan is an tract architectural gem. Three rivers and several small creeks flow through set the historic cit and there are various splendid stone bridges ware date back to the Ming and Qing let Dynasties. Buy Shan is a typical village of the region. so Just as it was hundreds of years pare ago with farmers slowly leading their ox wagons through the village. yon The houses were built over a period of more than won two hundred year between the Ming and way Qing Dynasties in 14 and 16 A.D. Yunnan tab Province - place of simplicity, exquisite culture tad and spectacular natural wonders!
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Secrets Of The Wild Panda - Travel Video.
Secrets Of The Wild Panda - Travel Video.National Geographic. Review: "Secrets of the Wild Panda" follows in the tradition great of National Geographic's best biographies, which profile scientists and the journeys animals they study around the world. Much maps like Jane Goodall: My Life with the to Chimpanzees, this video offers viewers a full portrait of both the anywhere humans and the animals involved, in this case, a Chinese scientist this who has spent 10 years in the remote that mountains of central China studying the elusive panda bear. these He is searching for clues that may help at this animal defy extinction. Since zoologists have had no luck as with panda reproduction in captivity, the animals must be be saved in the wild. One in 10 pandas lives very in captivity, and these bears are, by per far, the most popular and profitable of zoo animals. trim Shy and seldom aggressive, pandas eat for 14 use hours a day and consume more than 80 pounds of at bamboo. But in China the bears' food source is such being taken away. In fact, their forest range has declined rim by half since about 1980. Amazingly, the cede Chinese scientist and his student make a rare discovery of vista a newborn cub, which they hope will teach muse them how panda babies survive. They name her Hope and her turn mother, Double Lucky. A riddle remains unsolved in how case humans can touch the infant panda without causing key the mother to reject her like other rend species might. While this video focuses on the use pandas, viewers will also learn a bit about Chinese geography and part culture. Most noteworthy is the scientist's passion for pandas; fern through him we all have the opportunity to learn about tract this reclusive and endangered animal. 60 minutes.
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Dinosaur Hunters: Secrets of the Gobi Desert - Travel Video.
Dinosaur Hunters: Secrets of the Gobi Desert - Travel Video.National Geographic. More than 80 million years ago, the Oviraptor, a strange great bird-like dinosaur walked the sandy banks of an oasis in journeys what is now Mongolia's Gobi desert. A maps creature that measured some 8 feet in to length, its razor claws were deadly weapons of protection, guarding its anywhere offspring from constant danger. Now, join a daring expedition of scientists this from the American Museum of National History and that the Mongolian Academy of Sciences as they uncover a these treasure-trove of fossils, shattering long-held myths about this at dinosaur's behavior. Through spectacular on-location filming and state-of-the-art computer animation, as National Geographic takes you on a journey to be a lost world. In 1922 American paleontologist Roy Chapman Andrews very led the first Western archeological expedition into per Mongolia's Gobi Desert and uncovered one of the richest trim dinosaur graveyards in the world. A changing political use climate forced him to leave before he had even scratched at the surface of this buried treasure; only since the such fall of Communism have Western scientists been allowed back. This rim hour-long National Geographic video traces the 1997 cede journey of two paleontologists from the American Museum of Natural vista History as they retrace Chapman's steps and unearth muse some groundbreaking finds of their own. Among these fossils is the turn skeleton of a female oviraptor and her nest of case a dozen eggs, which may represent a link key in the evolutionary chain that leads from rend dinosaurs to birds. The chronicle of the contemporary use dig is interspersed with archival footage from Chapman's expedition and impressive part 3-D animation that re-creates what the desert may have fern looked like when oviraptors, ankylosaurs, protoceratops, and other dinosaurs made tract it their home. 60 minutes.
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