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China is a country in East Asia, a population of 1.404 billion people and an area of 9,600,000 sq kilometers (3.7 million sq mi) as one of the earliest civilizations in the world in the Yellow River valley under the legendary Xia Dynasty in the 21st century BC. The Qin dynasty in the 3rd century BC united the core of China and became the first Chinese dynasty.

Gobi and Taklamakan in the arid north to subtropical forests in the fertile south. The Himalayan, Karakoram, Pamir and Tian Shan mountains separate from much of South and Central Asia. The Yangtze River and Yellow Rivers from the Tibetan Plateau to the densely populated east coast. The coastline along the Pacific Ocean is 14,500 kilometers (9,000 miles)

China is one of 17 megadiverse countries in the world's two major ecozones Palearctic and Indomalaya with more than 34,687 species of animals and vascular plants as the third most diverse country in the world. The threatened wildlife are protected by law and by 2005 had more than 2,349 nature reserves totaling 149.95 million hectares.

More than 56 different ethnic groups and 292 languages live in China. Standard Chinese is the official national language and is used as a social language in the country between people with different language backgrounds. In 1956 the government introduced a simplified character that has replaced the older traditional character in mainland China.

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Great Wall
China. The bastion of defense to deter the northern invaders

Longmen Grottoes
Henan. Tens of thousands of Buddhist statues in the outer rocks and artificial caves

Mogao Caves
Gansu. A 492 temple system at strategic religious and cultural intersections on Silk Road

Palace Museum or Forbidden City
Beijing. Chinese imperial palace complex from the Ming Dynasty that ruled from 1420 to 1912

Potala Palace
Tibet. A museum and former winter palace built in 1645 at an altitude of 3,700 meters

Terracotta Army
Shaanxi. Mausoleum of the First Qin Emperor or Emperor Qinshihuang's Mausoleum Site Museum

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List of airports in China

China is generally a land country where almost all areas have connected transportation systems, but air transport is the best choice for travel efficiency, except for travelers who seek adventure along the rivers, ferry to reach several small islands and overland journeys.

Airports are spread over many where they have two types of services. International airport to serve international and domestic routes, while domestic airports only serve inter-regional routes in the country. Below is a list of active public airports in China. This list may increase considering that many new airports are still under construction or reduced due to many relocation plans.


= City, airport name, IATA

ANHUI
Anqing, Anqing Tianzhushan Airport, AQGChizhou, Chizhou Jiuhuashan Airport, JUHFuyang, Fuyang Xiguan Airport, FUGHefei, Hefei Xinqiao International Airport, HFEHuangshan, Huangshan Tunxi International Airport, TXNWuhu/Xuancheng, Wuhu Xuancheng Airport
BEIJING
Beijing, Beijing Capital International Airport, …

Odzala-Kokoua National Park

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Odzala-Kokoua is managed by the African Parks in collaboration with the Ministry of Forest Economy, Sustainable Development and Environment of the Republic of the Congo in 2010. The park has retained the old rainforests and terrain that vary from 350 meters (1,150 feet) to forest bushy and lots of glade. The area also includes dry forests, savannahs and rainforest ecosystems.



Odzala National Park is one of the oldest national parks in Africa has been neglected for many years and suffered heavy poaching. The poaching of ivory and bushmeat remains a constant threat. African Parks began to organize in 2010 and…

Samal Island

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An island in the heart of Davao Bay with 118 kilometers of coastline and a collection of 9 small islands. Sanipaan Shoal called Vanishing Island where half of the 80 hectares of shoal emerge as sand bars at low tide, but disappears when the tide creates an illusion on the high seas.



Samal Island is the only city in the Philippines that includes two main islands and the end is called Island Garden City. Beautiful beaches on the coast and hills dominate the center of the island with the highest peak of Mount Puting Bato (1,755 feet). Talikud Island is located on the southwest of the main island and has a smaller area.

Talikud Island and…