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Source: ChinaTravelGood   Author: Aidan  Date: 09-04 2008  More Attractions
Zip Code: 442000

code: 0719

total population: 3.46 million

total area: 23,600 square km

position: Shiyan City in Hubei Province in the northwest

administrative divisions: five counties and one city exempted the two districts and an economic and technological development zones, namely, Yunyang County, Yunxi Xian, Zhu Shanxian, Zhuxi County, the county, Zhang Wan, Mao Jian, Danjiangkou City, and BAI Lang economic and technological development zones.



Shiyan built for cars, and car-because she is "Dongfeng truck," the home, known as "Oriental Detroit," Motor City, is also surrounded a Mountain Xiushui, Four Seasons scenery lure The mountain town, city tourism, eco-garden city.

Shiyan

Shiyan has a long history and splendid culture. This is an important birthplace of the Chinese nation. 1991, archaeological workers in Yunyang County, Qu Yuan River to explore the two South Guyuan complete skull fossil, known as the "Yunxian County." Anthropologists believe that this discovery filled the Asian Human Development "chain" of a vacancy, was listed as "the world top 10 archaeological discovery" of the first. Today#39;s urban areas, because people in the Qing Dynasty in Baier River and Jiang River damming up of 10 to irrigation, hence the name Shiyan. This is Taoism and the "Wudang boxing," the birthplace of Wudang Taoism has been on thousands of years, Wudang Mountain ancient buildings by the United Nations on the World Heritage List.

Shiyan photos

Shiyan City in Hubei Province in the northwest, five counties and one city exempted the two areas and an economic and technological development zones, namely, Yunyang County, Yunxi Xian, Zhu Shanxian, Zhuxi County , The county, Zhang Wan, Mao Jian, Danjiangkou City, and BAI Lang economic and technological development zones. Shiyan City is a result of a car is built, the vehicle-hing, because cars and trucks from the city, surrounded Xiushui is a Mountain, Four Seasons charming mountain scenery, tourism City, Hubei Province Yu Chuan-Shan-Yu is adjacent to the city centre .

Shiyan picture

here is the important birthplaces of the Chinese nation. 1991, archaeological workers in Yunyang County, Qu Yuan River to explore the two South Guyuan complete skull fossil, known as the "Yunxian County." Anthropologists believe that this discovery filled the Asian Human Development "chain" of a vacancy, was listed as "the world top 10 archaeological discovery" of the first. Shiyan City in the domain, a cutter weeks, yung, and other countries; the state of Chu during the Warring States Period, when the Qin and Han Chang-Li Hanzhong County County; Eastern Han, Wei, a tin County; Tang, Song Si Yunyang County is a rural county Wudang; yuan Yunyang County, the only established. Today#39;s urban areas, because people in the Qing Dynasty in Baier River and Jiang River damming up of 10 to irrigation, hence the name Shiyan. 1967, the state is building a second car factory (now Dongfeng Motor Corporation), established the Office of Yunyang County, Shiyan, in 1969 the State Council approved the establishment of 12 menstrual Shiyan City (county-level cities), 1973 upgraded to the provincial cities. October 1994, the Shiyan city in the merger and Yunyang, the establishment of the new Shiyan City. This is Taoism and the "Wudang boxing," the birthplace of Wudang Taoism has been on thousands of years, Wudang Mountain ancient buildings by the United Nations on the World Heritage List.

rich reserves of mineral resources, has now been proven mineral deposits are turquoise, gold, silver, stone, coal, rare earth, iron tin, vanadium, antimony, lead, zinc, marble, asbestos, barite, Uranium, potassium, molybdenum, cobalt, and so on more than 50, the hydropower resources of reserves of 5 million kw, of which there are available for the development and utilization of 340 kw; Lint resources famous, tea, edible fungus output of rich, high quality goods, The county known as the "ear-yan village"; herbs many resources category, a total of 2,700 kinds of herbal medicine production in the country identified 363 priority species in the city about 235 kinds, known as "natural Drug Storehouse" reputation ; Tourist resources are unique, Shiyan the Three Gorges - Shennongjia - Wudang Mountain - Xi#39;an tourism gold of a shining pearl online, the six major categories of 25 unique scenic spots across the city, a Taoist shrines in Wudang Mountain , A sensation of Yunyang County, Chinese and foreign Yuanren sites and dinosaur egg fossils Group, Asia#39;s largest artificial lake - the Danjiangkou Reservoir, the newly discovered bird legs kind of dinosaur skeleton fossils.

Shiyan

Shiyan is a tourist destination. "Yangtze River Three Gorges - Shennongjia - Gurung - Wudang Mountain - the Danjiangkou Reservoir - the ancient city of Xi#39;an" golden tourist line of a shining pearl, is included in World Heritage List and was 4 a tourist-class district of the title of the Holy Land Mount Wudang Taoism , Known as Asia#39;s largest artificial lake in the Danjiangkou Reservoir, a sensation of Yunyang County, Chinese and foreign sites Yuanren, a group of dinosaur egg fossils of dinosaur bones and fossils, is the world#39;s rare dinosaur hometown. There are hot springs, waterfalls, Tianchi, valleys and cave, jungle, a Hyundai Motor City. Shiyan this place, no cold winter and summer without the heat, the four seasons without strong winds, mountains and beautiful and pleasant scenery, is a treasure land is Liulianwangfan of feng shui.

Shiyan-north water diversion project is the water source. In Shiyan in the Danjiangkou Reservoir, the South-North Water Transfer project is the water source areas and the water. South-North Water Transfer project, water supply Direct Beijing, Tianjin, Hebei, Henan 40 provinces and cities, the water transfer 13 billion cubic meters. South-North Water Transfer Project Construction, Shiyan will become a "world water, Asia Tianchi", Shiyan to bring new development opportunities.

Shiyan ecological barriers. As the Qinling Mountains, Bashan intersection of two major mountain ranges in Shiyan, a climate of China#39;s north-south geographical dividing line. Can withstand sandstorms south eastward shift of the North, South to stop acid rain northward into the West, therefore, Shiyan is an ecological regulator, is China#39;s ecological heart.