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  Yichang Travel Guide - Yichang Hotel, Climate, China Trip Yichang: Travel China Guide.com
Yichang has abundant water resources and it is lauded as the largest hydroelectric base in the world, indeed it is a bright pearl shining on the Yangtze River.
The regional cuisine of Yichang is similar to that of Chongqing; prickly ash, hot pepper and chilli powder play an important role in people's diets.
Yichang is a bright and well-developed city on the Yangtze.
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  Yichang
Situated at the eastern mouth of the gorges, Yichang is the administrative centre of nine surrounding counties.
Yichang became a treaty port in April l877, in accordance with the Chefoo(Yantai) Convention of 1876 signed with Britain and continued to be the furthest inland treaty port for many years, as large merchant and passenger vessels were not yet able to navigate the gorges upstream to Chongqing.
Below Yichang lies the bluff known as Tiger's Teeth Gorge which, for travellersupriver, is the first glimpse of sights to come.
www.discoveryangtze.com /Yangtzediscovery/yichang.htm   (764 words)

  
  Yichang
Located at the east mouth of Xiling Gorge, the west ends of Three Gorges, Yichang, "the pearl of Three Gorges", is a strategically important passage between Sichuan and Hubei provinces.
In all the years before 1949 when new China was founded, however, Yichang's wharf area was only less than half a kilometer in length and its wharves were so poorly equipped that no ships could moor for direct loading and unloading.
Yichang has undergone renovation and expansion in recent years, especially since the start of the Gezhouba water control project.
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 CNTO - China National Tourist Office
Formerly known as Yiling, Yichang is an ancient city with a history of 1,000 years.
On the northern bank of the Yangtze River south of Yichang is Natural Pagoda, built by Guo Pu of the Jin Dynasty.
Situated at the mouth of the Xiling Gorge, the limestone cave is 10.5 miles from Xiaoxita, Yichang County.
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 Yichang Attractions: Yichang Trip, Yichang Holiday, Yichang Vacation
It is a well-known tourist city in Hubei Province, and it is known as a bright pearl shining on Yangtze River.
Yichang is a city with a god-given geographic location and natural resources.
Yichang was a famous battlefield throughout the Three Kingdoms Period (220-280).
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 China tour to Beijing, Xian, Chongqing, Yangtze River, Yichang and Shanghai
China tour to Beijing, Xian, Chongqing, Yangtze River, Yichang and Shanghai
After breakfast, land at Sandouping to visit the massive Three Gorges Dam Construction Project, which is the largest hydroelectric and flood-control dam in the world.
After that transfer you to take flight to the large metropolis, Shanghai.
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 Yichang Attractions-Yangtze Cruise
As regards communications, there is a railway to Yichang and a waterway to the dam site.
A 26 km-long expressway has also been constructed from Yichang to the dam site.
At the northern exit of Xiling Gorge and 10 kilometres from Yichang, Sanyou (literally, "three travelers") Cave, offers possibly the best cave scenery in the Three Gorges region.
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 Hotels in Yichang   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Yichang International Hotel is a 4-star member hotel of World Travelers Network.
Yichang Three Gorges Dongshan Hotel is a 3-star member hotel of World Travelers Network.Easy access to the famous shopping and entertainments.
Yichang Guobin Garden Hotel is a 4-star member hotel of World Travelers Network.
www.expedia.co.uk /daily/hotels/China/Yichang.asp   (359 words)

  
 Yangtze River Cruise Tour: Yichang Travel
Last Update : 2/15/2007 3:58:38 AM Yichang City of the Hubei Province lies in the east end of the Xiling Gorge.
Being a dividing point of the upper reach and middle reach, Yichang is one of the biggest ports long the Yangtze River with about 230 kilometers (143 miles) watercourse passing through.
In the Warring States Period (475-221), Yichang is the territory of the Chu Kingdom where the Chu Culture has been prosperous once on this land.
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 Three Gorges Dam - The Great Wall Across the Yangtze   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Clustered around Yichang city’s Longevity Bridge on a tributary of the Yangtze River, dozens of fishermen try their luck, using live maggots for bait.
Since the filling of the Three Gorges Dam’s reservoir last year, fishermen downstream in Yichang have noticed more fish have left the Yangtze to gather in several small streams which flow into the river.
Before construction of the smaller Gezhou Dam in Yichang, its members argued unsuccessfully for the construction of a special fish ladder, to allow migrating species to bypass the dam.
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 AllRefer.com - Yichang, China (Chinese Political Geography) - Encyclopedia
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Yichang or Ichang[both: E-chAng] Pronunciation Key, city (1994 est.
Yichang has industries that produce food, cement, chemicals, paper, and textiles.
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 Cheap Hotels in Yichang book Yichang Hotels
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Yichang International Hotel, Invested near Xiangfan Railway Bureau, is a up to date Four-Star Hotel.
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 Hotels in Yichang China - Discount and Current Rates for Yichang China Hotels - Yichang Hotels
Choose Hotels in Downtown Yichang or the surrounding area and Nearby Cities.
Yichang Guobin Garden Hotel is a 4-star member hotel of World Travelers Network(http://www.hotel-mall.com).
It is is located in the new high technological development zone of Yichang city, which is th...
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 Asiaweek.com | Gearing Up for Battle | 12/22/2000
Yichang is one of Zhu's pet projects: he is trying to cultivate tough resolve in managers of China's state-owned enterprises.
To dampen unrest, Yichang helped many of those laid off with seed money to set up grocery stores, restaurants and other small businesses.
That is part of $110 million that Baosteel is spending on Yichang — $60 million for two state-of-the-art cold-rolling lines from Mitsubishi Heavy Industries and $1.6 million on a cleaning system from Rockwell Automation of the U.S., to minimize defects in its product.
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 Yichang Travel Guide, Map, Weather, Attractions
With a history of more than 7,0000 years, Yichang city is a communication gullet of Sichuan and Hubei provinces since ancient times.
For a very long time, It is known as the "Gateway of the three gorges".
Situated in Sandouping Town 38 kilometers of Yichang City, the Three Gorges Grand Dam is one of the largest construction projects ever undertaken by mankind as well as the largest of water conservancy project in the world.
www.discoverchinatours.com /cityguide/cityguide_yichang.htm   (219 words)

  
 Guobin Garden Hotel - Yichang Hotels - China Hotel Guide
The Guobin Garden Hotel Yichang (Guobin huayuan jiudian) is build according to international five star standard.
This hotel is located near the city center, close to Binjiang Park.
No part of this website should be used without priror consent of the owner of this website.
www.china-hotel-guide.com /hubei/yichang/guobin-garden-hotel.htm   (155 words)

  
 Yichang Tours
Yichang, a major city of Hubei Province, located in the dividing line between the upriver and middle reaches of Yangtze River and gorges and plains, it is the port for transferring in the middle reaches of the Yangtze River and a cultural city with a long history as well.
The Three Gorges Dam spans the Yangtze at Sandouping, Yichang, Hubei province, China.
It is now the largest hydroelectric dam in the world.
www.chinaodysseytours.com /city/yichang/index.htm   (85 words)

  
 Travel stories from Yichang, China
As a member you'll have access to your own free online travel journal into which you can upload your Yichang stories and pictures.
It was a much needed rest from all the hussle and bussle of the past week or so.
This morning we stocked up on some snacks before boarding a plane to Yichang.
www.traveljournals.net /stories/china/yichang   (131 words)

  
 Yichang Hotels, Hotel Booking in Yichang - China Accommodation & Global Hotel Reservation
It is located in the new high technological development zone of Yichang city.
The garden-like Taohualing Hotel is situated in downtown Yichang.
The hotel encompasses the spirit of pursuing excellence in customer service and strives to be your unforgettable hotel after stayed here.
www.sinohotel.com /hotel/city.html?cid=60   (217 words)

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