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Source: ChinaTravelGood   Author: Sebastian  Date: 07-19 2008  More Attractions
Code: 0931

Zip code: 730030

position: in central Gansu Province, according to South Helan Mountains, north of Yellow River, China#39;s geographic territory of the geometric center.

Population: 1650000

divisions: the Chengguan District administered, Qilihe District, Xigu District, tranquillity, ancient red zone, Yongdeng county, and Gaolan County, in Yuzhong County.

City Tree: Sophora japonica

#39;s floral emblem: Rose

Lanzhou is the capital of Gansu Province, in east longitude 102 ° 30 "-104 ° 30", latitude 35 ° 5 "-38 ° between China Land in the territory of the geometric centre, in the Northwest in the "Block 40 in the company," the unique position. Urban mountains north-south confrontation, something the city and had to wear the Yellow River, winding, more than 100. Yishanbangshui city is built, Cengluan stacked嶂, embodies the great northwest of pistachio Zhuang - Wide, shows the Gangnam-odd beautiful.
Xianxia Lanzhou Chengguan, Qilihe, West solid, tranquillity, the red zone and five ancient Yongdeng, Yuzhong, three Gaolan County, the city#39;s total area of 13,100 sq ft. Km, of which the urban area of 1631.6 square kilometers.
Maryland is in the temperate continental climate, with cold winter and summer without the heat, mild climate, urban average height 1,520 meters above sea level, the average annual temperature of 11.2 ℃, the average annual rainfall 327 mm, The average annual sunshine hours of 2446 hours, frost-free period of 180 days over, is more ideal living and investment in the venture. Lanzhou
the city#39;s total population of 3.14 million, of which 2.07 million urban population, lived in the Han, Hui, Tibetan, Dongxiang, Yugur , Sarah, and other 38 people.
Maryland when the Western Han Dynasty set up the county government, for "Jinchengtangchi" said Italian and Jincheng. Suichu home to Maryland Explorer House, the Qing Emperor Kangxi, under the Gansu Xingsheng, Longxi moved from the provincial capital Lanzhou. 1941 formally established the city, August 26, 1949 liberation of Maryland.
Lanzhou photos 2004, the city#39;s GDP reached 50.43 billion yuan, an increase of 11.4 percent, a rate of increase since 1995, the best level. Three Industry adjusted proportionately for 4:54:42, social investment in fixed production completed 23.19 billion yuan, an increase of 10.1 percent. For the implementation of the western development strategy ahead of six years to achieve a well-off society, in accordance with the Lanzhou municipal government established "a venture in hard work Tough battle, construction, business-oriented city, "the guiding ideology, the city set off a" national entrepreneurs, the city#39;s pioneering, all-round venture "a climax. Vigorously readjust the economic structure, accelerate industrial upgrading and speeding up urban infrastructure construction, further optimize the investment environment, The upper reaches of the Yellow River in Lanzhou into an important economic center, the West Longhai, a new economic belt-the important support points and radiation sources. Lanzhou and its surrounding region contains abundant mineral resources, has been proven in various deposit, 156, the main Non-ferrous metals, precious metals and rare earth minerals and energy categories, such as 9, 35 ores, near Lanzhou, Baiyin, Kim Chang is China#39;s nickel, lead, zinc and rare earth and the importance of platinum group metals production.  Lanzhou Night
Lanzhou in the upper reaches of the Yellow River Water Can-rich region, surface water runoff total 38.4 billion cubic meters, the total 960 million cubic meters of groundwater. Lanzhou as the center to the main stream of the Yellow River can be built 25 large and medium-sized hydropower stations with a total installed capacity of up to 15 million kilowatts , Is now completed the Liujiaxia, eight Gap, salt Yanguoxia, the Gorge Hydropower Station and other nearby areas of a hydropower station in China#39;s largest hydro-electric power centre.
Wenmingquanguo Lanzhou is the "fruits City." Lanzhou Lanzhou picture Lily, Rouhou big flap, sweet and delicious, nourishing the senior nutrition; Lanzhou, the roses, spend large Seyan, oil output rose 80 per cent of the country#39;s total; Maryland and melon seeds, large plate-shaped being, known as the "Maryland area," Popular at home and abroad; Bai Langua Lanzhou, the Yellow River Honey, I Yi Hsiang, known as "Shangjing of Hangzhou, Lanzhou goods on the melon," the praise.

Maryland has a long history and unique natural scenery, rich human landscape, the National Customs Scene, formed a rich and colorful tourist resources. To Lanzhou as the center of the "Silk Road" tourism area, the Dunhuang Mogao Grottoes, Xiahe Labulengsi, the Maiji Mountain Grottoes in Tianshui, Pingliang Kong Dong Shan, Yong Jing Bing Lingsi, and other famous historical sites. Lanzhou is the world that "the first Yellow River Bridge" - Zhongshan iron bridge, "the first mountain Longyou" 4 a level scenic spot - Xinglongshan, a state-level forest park - spit Lu ditch , Shifo ditch, Xu Shan, and Wu Quanshan, Baita Mountain and other natural scenic areas. In recent years, Maryland based on the unique construction of the urban environment, "Barry style Yellow River Tourism line" and into "Silk Road culture, the Yellow River culture, ethnic Culture "for one, has gradually become the representative of the Lanzhou characteristics and an important symbol of a city#39;s image of the landscape and a popular tourist destination.

Lanzhou, or a city inhabited by minority nationalities, especially the largest Muslim population, walk through the streets, can be seen everywhere The Islamic crescent Jiaohui restaurants, filled the streets and the smell of roast lamb will let you set Weikoudakai.