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Family holidays with children in China - attractions and entertainment

For traveling to China with children, it is recommended to choose seaside resorts. A warm climate and sandy beaches are perfect for a peaceful pastime. Harbin, Hainan Island, and Sanya are the most popular resorts where animation entertainment and children's pools are available for kids. Another place on the shore of the Yellow Sea - Beidaihe - offers a safari park, hot springs, the Olympic Park and a botanical garden for families with children. In the safari park, it would be nice to look at wild animals, as well as feed monkeys, fish, and giraffes from hands. The botanical garden has rides and a pavilion with live butterflies of various colors.
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The hot springs are great for both parents and children: they have warm mineral water, but the depth of the pools is only suitable for adults. There are two indoor pools and one in the open air. To find yourself in a fairy tale, it is worthwhile to visit the Park of Lanterns where tourists are greeted by a dragon. In a huge castle, you can wander through many rooms for hours. The atmosphere is created by magical lights. The Olympic Park is famous for its dancing fountain and laser show.
For those wishing to visit a real wonderland, Disneyland has recently opened in Shanghai. It is the first amusement park in mainland China, which has a Disney castle, six themed zones, as well as rides for children and adults. On site, there are themed hotels, shopping areas, and a place for a quiet pastime. Entrance tickets there are cheaper than in any other Disneyland of the world. One important feature: the price of a ticket for a child does not depend on age but on height. Children with a height lower than 120 cm enter without paying, while those higher than 140 cm have to buy an adult ticket. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
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It is interesting that China has not one but two Disneylands. Disneyland in Hong Kong was opened first. Architects took into account the need to integrate European culture into the Asian traditions. The park is built in a picturesque place between a mountain resembling a dragon and gentle tiger-like hills. Disneyland includes four thematic zones, and each one is unique in its own way. Compared with European parks, the Chinese is the smallest one, but this does not prevent visitors from plunging into the magical world of Disney. Children will enjoy walks with fantastic characters and evening shows with fireworks.
Chengdu is China's main farm for breeding and studying pandas. Here, one-day internships are provided for children. They can practice caring for bears, and hug a panda for a few minutes for $ 210 (the price is not fixed). However, it's not so easy to do this since a panda can be hugged by no more than twenty people a day. Therefore, be sure to register in advance. In addition to big bears, the park is inhabited by small pandas, rare species of birds, golden monkeys, and Chinese tigers. All the animals are under special protection.
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Chinese superheroes will impress children, performing difficult tricks on ropes in Beijing and Shanghai. The performance lasts 1.5 hours and usually ends with motorcyclists' tricks. Older children can try out rafting near Yangshuo Town with water pistols that may be used against other people on their way. Here you can also rent bicycles and go riding through rice fields or get into caves. Boys will certainly appreciate Kung Fu lessons, which are now offered in many hotels. In quiet city parks, one can launch paper kites or ride an antique-like carriage.
Hangzhou (杭州) - China A trip to the Great Wall of China does not seem to be the most attractive activity for children, but there is entertainment for them too. You can take the lift in the Mutianyu section, and then go down on a sled to the valley. Teens will surely remember 1580-meter-long trail. In the southern part of Hainan, don't miss your chance to explore Monkey Island. At the entrance, tourists are greeted by small monkeys with flags. During a walk around the island, visitors can feed the macaque, watch circus and theatrical performances. Birds flying in the park are cashiers who take bills out from their hands as payment for the show.
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♥   Zoo 'Beijing Zoo' . On the map   Photos
♥   Zoo 'Bifengxia Wild Animal Park' . On the map   Photos
♥   Zoo 'Chengdu Zoo' . On the map   Photos
♥   Zoo 'Chongqing Zoo' . On the map   Photos
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♥   Water park 'Chimelong Water Park' Guangzhou. On the map   Photos
♥   Water park 'Water Cube' Beijing. On the map   Photos
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Amusement parks in China
♥   Amusement park 'Amazing World' Dongguan. On the map   Photos
♥   Amusement park 'American Dream Park' Shanghai. On the map   Photos
♥   Amusement park 'Baohulu Farm' Ganzhou. On the map   Photos
♥   Amusement park 'Beijing Amusement Park' Beijing. On the map   Photos
♥   Amusement park 'Beijing Shijingshan Amusement Park' Beijing. On the map   Photos
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Aquariums in China
♥   Aquarium 'Beijing Underwater World' . On the map   Photos
♥   Aquarium 'Changfeng Ocean World' . On the map   Photos
♥   Aquarium 'Chimelong Ocean Kingdom' . On the map   Photos
♥   Aquarium 'Cube Aquarium' . On the map   Photos
♥   Aquarium 'Hangzhou Polar Ocean Park' . On the map   Photos

Pictureque places in China

New South China Mall

From the series “12 Largest Shopping Centers Worldwide”
The biggest shopping mall "New South China Mall" is situated in China, Dongguan. It was opened in 2005 and has an area of 660 thousand square meters. Within 10 years not all the halls are full of shops. A great number of them are free now. Such free halls are very attractive for tourists who like to walk around unusual places and take photos.

According to the plan, there can be about 1 500 stores at once, but until today we can see less than a half. Otherwise, lovers of shopping won’t get bored here. They can visit clothes shops, perfume stores and also relax in one of the restaurants and cafes. The shopping centre "New South China Mall" has the second name - “the dead shopping mall”. First four years after the opening, 1% of the whole area was busy, other halls were empty. The … Read all

Xinyi Town

From the series “Small Flamboyant Towns Painted with Van Gogh Colors”
In China, there is an amazing town of Xinyi that got its name after the river that is flowing nearby. This place attracts travelers with its exotic landscapes. There is no coincidence that Miss World competition has being held there for many years. Fabulously picturesque deserted beaches and exotic gardens wait for holidaymakers. The resort has a lot of high-class hotels and restaurants that will delight even the discerning travelers.

There are entertainment options for everyone. Most tourists often spend time at the beaches. In the morning and in the evening, vacationers walk around the neighborhood and look for natural and architectural attractions. A pleasant surprise awaits for those who love shopping. The town has many shops, where you can buy silk and Chinese tea of ​​the … Read all
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If you plan to stay in Norway only for several days, do not limit yourself to the capital. Hotels in Oslo are quite expensive but it is still better to book a hotel located close to the city center. Most tourists start their journey in Norway with Oslo as the biggest airport in the country is located in the capital. The capital’s major attractions include the Oslo Opera House, the Royal Palace, the National Museum, the Munch Museum, Grand Hotel, Parliament building, and Karl Johaus Gate Road. Visit the Munch Museum to see famous “The Scream” painting and then move to Aker Brygge harbor – most tourists come here to take pictures of old ships. Finally, the Grünerløkka neighborhood is a trendy place for everyone who likes partying at night or visiting cute vintage shops in the daytime. Read this

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Top cities of China for children

Shanghai
If you are traveling with a young child, then go for a walk in any yard. Shanghai is really ideal for families with children. You will find playgrounds, ponds or fountains with colorful fish in almost all city courtyards. You can meet a group of kids who play with their mothers or nannies here. If you do not speak the language, the children will still find something to do together. You can go to the waterfront with an older child. It will be especially interesting to explore it from a ferry or … Read more
Beijing
Shijingshan Amusement Park is a no less wonderful place where one can easily spend several days. The youngest visitors of the park will enjoy a visit to Cinderella Castle and to a large pirate boat. Teenagers and adults will like an opportunity to make a ride on a ferris wheel and to walk in mysterious Mayan labyrinths. There are approximately 40 different rides and attractions in the park. During the peak season, various interesting performances and animation programs often take place there. A … Read more
Xiamen
There are places where you can go with the whole family in Xiamen. For example, it is Xiamen Kuailegu Water Park. This is small by the standards of China Water Park. The child will be able to swim in a large pool with artificial waves and slide down a couple of dozen slides. They're all pretty cool. You can buy all sorts of necessary things like a swimming cap and glasses for swimming in the Water Park. You can also snack on both Asian food and burgers here. However, it is worth considering … Read more
Chengdu
After purchasing a ticket, you will wear a bracelet on your hand. Its cost is 100 Yuan. This money is a kind of deposit. If you do not want to eat at a local restaurant or buy some necessary things for swimming, then the money will be returned to you at the exit. And the bracelet will be removed. Take care not to lose it. Otherwise, you will have to prove that the loss was accidental when you return the funds. It is worth watching the device, especially if the child goes to the pool with … Read more

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