Monthly Archives: September 2008

China Tour – part 1

http://www.regenttour.com/chinaplanner/pek/index.htm Beijing — Capital of China Altitude:& 52m/170ft. Area: 16,807 sq km/6487 sq.miles Population: 13,000,000 approx.Beijing lies in the north-west of the North China plain, not far from the Western slopes of the mountains of Yanshan, and about 150km/93 miles … Continue reading

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China Tour – part 2

http://www.regenttour.com/chinaplanner/sia/ Xian — Capital of Shaanxi Province Altitude: 1352 feet Area: 332 square miles Population: 4,500,00 Climate: Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Temp (F) 30 35 47 56 67 77 80 78 66 … Continue reading

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China Tour – part 3

http://www.regenttour.com/chinaplanner/tyn/tyn-glance.htm Taiyuan — Capital of Shanxi Province Taiyuan, the capital city of Shanxi Province, lies in the north basin of Middle Jin (Jin is another name for Shanxi Province) and crosses the River Fen. The city area administers three districts, one … Continue reading

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