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  Welcome to luoyang!
Luoyang is one of the important birthplaces of the Chinese civilization.
Luoyang is one of the top tourist cities in China with its numerous cultural relics dotted everywhere, picturesque landscape and national flower-Tree Peony.
To the north of Luoyang is the Mother River of the Chinese nation---the Yellow River that together with a tourist resorts around the Xiaolangdi Reservoir and Wanshanhu tourist area in Xin'an.
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  Luoyang - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Guanlin is a series of temples that have been built in honor of a hero of the Three Kingdoms period, Guan Yu, close to the grottoes to the south of the city.
Luoyang Museum is in the center of town.
Luoyang is also famous for the Water Banquet Shui Xi, which consists of 8 cold and 16 warm dishes cooked in various broths, gravies or juices, hence its name.
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 Luoyang, China
Luoyang is situated in the west of the province of Hena, on the River Luohe.
Luoyang was from 770 BC the capital of nine dynasties - firstly the Eastern Zhou dynasty (770-221 BC) under the name Wangcheng - and was therefore the military, economic and cultural center of the country.
During the era of the Three Empires Luoyang was the capital of the Wei empire and subsequently of the Western Jin dynasty (265-316).
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 China in 1997 (9 Luoyang)
Luoyang became important in the 12th century before Christ when the Zhou dynasty based in Hao near Xi'an west of here replaced the Shang dynasty who had reigned for 5 centuries from Anyang, north of here.
For 22 centuries (1200 BC to 1000AD), Xi'an and Luoyang took turns being the capitals of China until invasions from the north forced the Song Dynasty to move their capital to Kaifeng in the 10th century and then to Hangzhou on the coast, in the 12th.
Unfortunately there is little left of Luoyang's glorious past for the city was not rebuilt after it was razed by Jurchen invaders from the north in the 12th century.
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 brief of luoyang
Luoyang is 179 kilometres long from east to west and 168 kilometres wide from the south to the north.
Luoyang has 7 places of national preservation of cultural relics, 53 provincial ones and more than 650 at the city level Long Men grotto is one of the three greatest treasures of stone inscription;White Horse Temple is the first temple built since the introduction of Buddhism into China.
Luoyang also boasts of many research institutions, of which 14 are at the state or ministry level and 77 at the provincial or municipal level with 120,000 scientists and technicians.
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 China Travel Service - China Travel Guide
Luoyang city is located in the western part of Henan Province,on both bides of the middle reaches of the Yellow River.It is a state-grade historic cultural city and a famous ancient capital.Luoyang is also a newly develop-ing industrial city with rich resources, splendid culture, convenient transport and a strong scientific and technological force.
Luoyang peony is world renowned for its rare beauty, regarded as the "finest flower under heaven." It is not only the flower of Luoyang City, but also the national flower of China.
In 2001, Luoyang's GDP reached 45.67 billion yuan, increasing by 8.5% as compared with the previous year, of which that of the first industry by 1%; that of the second industry by 8.7%,and that of the third industry by 10.2%.
www.landingchina.com /city_guide/Henan/Luoyang.htm   (1079 words)

  
 Luoyang,Regent Tour China   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
With one county-level city, eight counties and six districts under its jurisdiction, Luoyang has a total area of 15,208 square kilometers, including 544 square kilometers urban area and a population of 6.07 million, of which 1,3 million are in the city proper.
Luoyang is one of the important cradles of Chinese civilization with profound cultural detail..
Literature in the Wei and Jin Dynasties flourished in Luoyang.
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 luoyang peonies
Luoyang, in western Henan Province, situated on the south bank of the middle reaches of the Yellow River (Huanghe), China.
Luoyang is the city of flowers, especially peonies, so the nickname of Luoyang is the city of peony, at the same time, peony is also called the flower of Luoyang
Luoyang Flowers and Tree Company: Tree peony (Mudan) and herbaceous peony (Shaoyao) are placed in the same genus, Paeonia, in the family Paeoniaceae....
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 Luoyang Travel , Hotels
Luoyang is known as the “city of peonies,” and the best time to visit it is in late spring when the peonies are in full bloom.
Locate twelve kilometers south of Luoyang, the Longmen Grottoes are among the greatest treasure troves of ancient stone carving in China, together with Dunhuang in the northwestern province of Gansu and Yungang in the northern province of Shanxi.
Located about twenty kilometers west of Luoyang and having a history of 1,900 years, this temple was the first Buddhist monastery ever built in China and is still inhabited by monks.
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 Vacation in Luoyang China with Asian Vacations, Inc.
Located in the southern out skirts of Luoyang, on both banks of the Yi River about 13km to the downtown of the city, the Longmen Grottoes is one of e three famous treasure houses of stone sculpture in China.
The inscriptions are useful materials for the examination of the history, religious practices, and economy of the Shaolin Temple and a treasure house for the study of the pagoda architecture, calligraphy, and sculpture of ancient times.
Luoyang Water Banquet, also called soup banquet, is a well-known cuisine in China and has a history of more than 1,000 years.
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 Luoyang
With a history of nearly 5,000 years, Luoyang is one of the first batch of historical cultural cities in China, as well as an emerging industrialized city with rich resources, advanced culture, convenient transportation and competitive technological strength.
Luoyang got the fame of "capital of poems", for it has been the gathering place for poets and literators; it is also known as "capital of flowers", for peonies prosper here.
Natural scenery of Luoyang is equally attractive: the eight spots of Luoyang including the Tianjin Morning's Moon, the scenery of Longmen Mountain and the bell ring of the Masi Temple, differentiating in styles and geting visitors on the scoop.
www.chinaculture.org /gb/en_travel/2003-09/24/content_33774.htm   (322 words)

  
 Luoyang Hotel Online Reservation - @ - Lowest Rate Guaranteed   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
Located on both banks of the middle reaches of the Yellow River in the western part of Henan Province with a history spanning 5,000 years, Luoyang is one of China's seven ancient capitals.
Luoyang Grand Hotel, a well-equipped four-star foreignoriented hotel, covers a floor area of 33,000 square meters and has a 94-meter-tall main building.
Luoyang Grand Hotel is a Garden-like building complex with beautiful environment and convenient transportation.
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Luoyang, located in the mountainous western part of Henan boasts of rich natural tour resources ranging from famous mountains and beautiful lakes, pleasant hot springs and virgin forests.
The Heluo Area centered by Luoyang, a city among the earliest approved Historical Cities of Culture by the State Department, is a significant birthplace of Chinese civilization.
The best season for touring in Luoyang is definitely the autumn, when visitors may find great pleasure in climbing high in cool weathers and appreciating the blooming chrysanthemums.
www.kungfuhome.net /Htmls/City/Luoyang   (312 words)

  
 Luoyang Travel Guides,Luoyang Hotels,Luoyang Map,Luoyang pictures-China City Tours Guide   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
The topography in Luoyang mainly is hilly lands and areas.
And a lot of cities and Luoyang are open to navigation, such as Guangzhou, Hongkong and Xiamen.
Luoyang is one of the seven ancient cities in China.
www.achinatravel.com /china-travel/china-henan-luoyang.asp   (279 words)

  
 Luoyang Attractions: Luoyang Trip, Trip to Luoyang, Sightseeing in Luoyang: Travel China Guide.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
Luoyang is an ancient capital city in the west part of Henan Province.
Luoyang Ancient Tombs Museum is located in a village in the northern part of the city.
Luoyang is particularly famous for its numerous types of peony, a traditional Chinese flower that symbolizes magnificence, abundance and thriving.
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 Search Results for "Luoyang"
Luoyang, or Loyang (both: lo-yang) (KEY), city (1994 est.
The Chou built their capital near modern Xi'an in 1027 B.C. and moved it to Luoyang in 770 B.C. Initially the Chou dominated the N China plain between...
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 Luoyang - China Tour - Travel to China
Luoyang (zh-stps=洛阳t=洛陽p=Lu?y?ng) is a city in Henan province, China.
Located on the central plain of China, Luoyang is one of the Capital of Chinaseven ancient capitals of China.
Luoyang is also famous for a special soup diet called Shui Xi.
www.famouschinese.com /virtual/Luoyang   (417 words)

  
 Luoyang, Henan Province -- Page 2
Under the Qin and Western Han dynasties Luoyang ceded center stage to Xi'an, but in 25 AD the Han Emperors returned to Luoyang and greatly enlarged the town.
Luoyang continued to prosper, and according to a contemporary account, had 1,367 Buddhist temples and 10,000 households of foreign traders.
Although Chang'an was the seat of empire for most of the Tang Dynasty, Luoyang continued to flourish until the dynasty ended, after which it rapidly declined.
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 Luoyang Travel Guide, Luoyang Guide Discover China Tours   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
Luoyang is located in the middle reaches of the Yellow River in the western part of Henan Province.
Located in the southern part of Luoyang city, 13 kilometers to the downtown of the city, spanning a length of over 1,000 meters, the grottoes were chiseled on the cliffs of both banks of the Yi River.
The Buddhist statues in Longmen Grottoes are an embodiment of a peculiar and extraordinary style of sculpture of Buddhist.
www.discoverchinatours.com /guide_luoyang.asp   (548 words)

  
 Hotels in Luoyang
Luoyang New Juhe Hotel is a 3-star member hotel of World Travelers Network.
Peony hotel Luoyang is ideally located in the center of the city, 2.4 miles from the railway station and 8.12 miles from the airport.
Zhuogengyuan Hotel Luoyang is located on the Longmen Road, adjacent to the Luohe River and overlooking the Longmen Grottoes.
www.expedia.co.uk /daily/hotels/China/Luoyang.asp   (274 words)

  
 Luoyang Information-Luoyang China   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
Luoyang, a city in Henan province, is known as the city of peonies.
Situated on the north bank of the Luo River, it is cut by two rivers that flow into the Luo, the Jian to the west and Chan to the east.
Luoyang Rainfall: mainly concentrated on June, July and August with annual average amount of 45.83 mm
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 Luoyang - National Parks International Shopping at dooyoo.co.uk
The city of Luoyang is certainly not the most attractive place in China, and it's likely that your first impressions of the place will not be particularly positive.
For large portions of early Chinese history Luoyang was the capital of China, right up to the 10th century AD, when the Northern Song dynasty moved the capital to Kaifeng.
In the 12th century AD, Luoyang was attacked by Jurchen invaders from the north, an attack from...
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 Luoyang Travel Guide: Luoyang Hotel, Map, Climate, Pictures, Tour, Bus...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
Thus, Luoyang was selected as the capital city by 13 dynasties starting from the Xia Dynasty (21st-16th century BC) in the 21st century BC.
Luoyang is also the hometown of many of the scientific inventions of ancient China, such as the seismograph, armillary sphere, paper making, printing and the compass.
Luoyang, a charming city filled with the fragrance of peonies and the primitive atmosphere of ancient civilization, is waiting and welcoming guests from all over the world.
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 Luoyang, Henan Tour
Now I am sitting on my bed in the city of Luoyang, and attempting to show you the city where I was born and grew up.
Luoyang has a long and rich history as the captial of 13 dynasties.
Zhengzhou importance declined along with nearby Luoyang after the Song established their capital at Kaifeng to the east.
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