Guangzhou is the capital of Guangdong and the largest city in South China. Its location is in the south of the Province and the north of the Pearl River Delta, adjacent to Hong Kong and Macao. It borders on the South China Sea, and being regarded as a "south gateway" to China.
Guangzhou is well-known as Canton to its 19th-century foreign residents. Guangzhou is an old and significant port in China's history. In Tang dynasty, the frequent trade with whole Asia gave it a sizable Muslim community, Western merchants also contacted with China through this port.
Today, Guangzhou is an affluent, bustling city, with a handful of interesting sights including the 2000-year-old tomb and excavated palace gardens of the Nanyue kings. Recent developments have greatly improved the infrastructure, with new metro lines, and restoration of old building. The modern transport access and historical and cultural atmosphere will definitely enrich your Guangzhou travel.
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