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Source: ChinaTravelGood   Author: Christian  Date: 07-15 2008  More Attractions
Code: 0516

Zip code: 221000

position: in the north-west of Xuzhou in Jiangsu Province, is the largest city in northern Jiangsu and from the Soviet Union, Shandong, Henan, Anhui Border Area of the Huaihai economic zone at the centre. Beijing-Shanghai, the Longhai railway lines in the two major intersection here, as "the North Suoyao", "gateway to the South", the ancient battleground is for military strategists, said of the "five provinces Tongqu." The city#39;s total area of 11,258 square kilometers, of which the urban area of 963 square kilometers.

population: the city#39;s total population of 8.96 million, of which the urban population of over 160 million.

divisions: exempted Yunlong, the Drum Tower, 9, Quanshan, Jiawang District 5, Xinyi, Pizhou City, and two of Tongshan County, Suining, Peixian, County four counties.

Xuzhou City in North China Plain in the south-east, central and eastern region apart from a few hilly exist, most were plain. Hilly altitude usually in the 00-200 meters, the area of hills and mountains around the city#39;s 9.4 percent. Hills and mountains at the two major groups, a group distributed in the domain of the city, different level of the mountain, which the central part of the Jiawang District dong for the city#39;s highest peak, elevation 361 meters; another group located in the eastern city domain, the highest point in Xinyi City, north of the Ma-ling Hill, 122.9 meters above sea level. - Lying plains of the northwest to the southeast from lower average slope 1/7000--1/8000, plain total land area of about 90 percent, 30 to 50 meters in altitude between the general.


Xuzhou City is located in the Huaihe River, a tributary ancient Yi,-shu, the capital of all the water downstream to the old course of the Yellow River watershed, a northern-yi,-shu, Surabaya and south of the authorities, the Of the river. Zonghengjiaocuo in the river, lake, the length and breadth of the reservoir, the Yellow River Xiechuan waste things, the Beijing-Hangzhou Grand Canal running through North and South, the East has Yi, Shu-all water and Luoma Hu, the West has XIA Xing, Dasha and micro-Lake.

Xuzhou photos

in Beijing and Shanghai, the Longhai railway interchange of Xuzhou, military strategists are ancient battleground, known as "the five provinces Tongqu" said.

Xuzhou picture

Xuzhou Gu Chen Pengcheng, has a long history of 4,000 years. Xuzhou is always ZHONG Ling Yuxiu, Canglongwohu land. Chinese Book of Changes and the health of the originator PENG Zu, the Han dynasty#39;s founding emperor Liu Bang, the greater odds ghost-Xiang Yu, generation writer Su Dongpo, in Xuzhou left their marks. Xuzhou is the hometown of Liu Bang Han Gao Zu. Liu Bang reunification of the world, the establishment of the Western Han Dynasty, his brother Liu pay for the closure Chu, Xuzhou its capital, extension of-18#39;s, for several hundred years ago, left a rich and valuable cultural heritage of the Han Dynasty. Han Tomb of different structures, lifelike portraits of the Han Shi, the Chinese terracotta warriors and horses Weimiaoweixiao known as "Han Dynasty Sanjue." Xuzhou Han Qin terracotta warriors and horses is the Terracotta Warriors and Horses in Xi#39;an after another significant discovery. Chu as the funerary goods, more than 4,000 pieces of the Han figurines freehand brushwork is the way to the Han Dynasty army soldiers in the ideological, emotional expression and Weimiaoweixiao the portrait out of high art and ornamental value.


today#39;s Xuzhou, now using their diligence and wisdom to write a new chapter in history. Tall buildings stand, green grass and cutting into a vibrant urban landscape of a dynamic line. Xuzhou is the beautiful warm and open arms to welcome friends from all corners of the globe.