Sensoji (浅草寺, Sensōji, also known as Asakusa Kannon Temple) is a Buddhist temple located in Asakusa. It is one of Tokyo‘s most colorful and popular temples. The legend says that in the year 628, two brothers fished a statue of Kannon. The goddess of mercy, out of the Sumida River, and even though they put… Read More Black&Gold

Dragons, Beijing

The famous Forbidden City is a world of dragons. How many dragons on earth are there in the Forbidden City? Somebody counts the dragons in the Taihe Hall and finds 12,654 dragons. There are 19 dragons painted in gold on the throne, and 79 carved on the folding screen behind the throne.

Gubei Water Town

Situated in Gubeikou Town of Miyun County in Beijing. Gubei Water Town surrounds the beautiful Mandarin Duck Lake Reservoir and leans against the Simatai Great Wall. The most dangerous and majestic section of the entire Great Wall. Regarded as ‘Wuzhen in Beijing’, Gubei Water Town boasts a combination of mountains, water, and ancient villages. The town… Read More Gubei Water Town

Movie Town

Movie Town Haikou (Chinese: 海口电影公社) is an artificial town. With movie studios, guest apartments, and administration buildings, approximately 8 km south of Haikou, Hainan, China. The town is located beside Mission Hills Haikou golf resort. Was created as a movie and television filming location and tourist attraction.