Wuxi

What is Wuxi known for?


scenic

, the district consists of Wuxi Three State City Park, Tang City, and Shuihu City. Established in 1987, it was the first Movie and TV film studio in China. The CCTV Wuxi Film TV Studio used for the shooting of ''The Three Kingdoms'' and ''Water Margins'' is classified as a AAAAA scenic area by the China National Tourism Administration.

National Tourism Administration accessdate 9 April 2011 Shan Juan Cave Located in Yixing (part of Wuxi), Shan Juan Cave is a 4-star scenic zone. The Chinese Romeo and Juliet, Liang Shanbo and Zhu Yingtai (Butterfly Lovers) were said to study behind the cave. Chen Chi Museum This museum honoring the famous 20th century painter Chen Chi includes a small collection of his works. Other historical places The former Residence of Xue Fucheng, Former Residence

, Jinan, Wuhan, Xiamen, Hangzhou, Hohhot, Luoyang, Suzhou, Qingdao, Changsha, Chengdu, Nanjing, Hefei, Shenzhen, Nanchang, Shijiazhuang, Taiyuan, Ningbo, Wuxi, Guiyang, Ürümqi label8 According to many guidebooks, Lake Tai is best seen from the scenic viewpoint in Xihui Park (錫惠公園) in the west of Wuxi (無錫), from the top of Dragon Light Pagoda (龍光塔 Lóng Guāng Tǎ), from which both Wuxi and Lake Tai


conservative family

is told by her wealthy and conservative family that Chinese girls should be meek and gentle. This is especially difficult for her, she feels, because she is a Tiger (Tiger (zodiac)) character. She begins to develop a passive personality and repress her feelings as she grows up in Wuxi. Ying-Ying marries a charismatic man named Lin Xiao, not out of love, but because she believed it was her fate. Her husband is revealed to be abusive and openly has extramarital relationships with other women


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title BSA Troop 12 Shanghai url http: 12.shanghaiscouts.org accessdate 2010-03-10 publisher BSA Troop 12 Shanghai as well as American Cub packs in Wuxi and Tianjin and an American Boy Scout troop in Dali (Dali City, Yunnan). Further more there are a Varsity Scout Team (Varsity Scouting (Boy Scouts of America)) in Beijing and Lone Scouts in Xiamen (Amoy) and possibly other locations, linked to the Direct Service branch of the Boy Scouts of America, which supports units around the world. American Scouting in Mainland China is open to youth holding a foreign passport and includes youth from Korea, Australia, France, Germany, Russia, Brazil, Great Britain, Sweden and Singapore. birth_date WikiPedia:Wuxi Commons:Category:Wuxi Dmoz:Regional Asia China Jiangsu Wuxi


SuZhou

to the west and Suzhou to the east. The Yangtze River lies between the northern half of Wuxi and Taizhou (Taizhou, Jiangsu), while the southern half of the city borders the province of Zhejiang. Wuxi is also famous for being one of the birthplaces of China's modern industry and commerce, as well as the hometown of many important businessmen who have played essential roles in building commerce in Shanghai since the early 20th century. Name The modern name consists of the Chinese

Taibo and Zhongyong (Zhongyong of Wu), founded the first Chinese state in the area of Wuxi around the 11th century BC. This state of Wu ( Taibo and Zhongyong helped develop Wu's agriculture and waterways and the area soon flourished. Taibo died without

. Some of Sunzi's descendants still live in Sunxiang in Wuxi near the Plum Garden. However, Wu was later defeated by the State of Yue, today's Zhejiang and Fujian, which in turn was overthrown by the State of Chu (Chu (state)) and incorporated into Chu during the Warring States period. Qin and Han Dynasty The cultural and economic center of the "Wu" area shifted to Suzhou after the reign of the first Qin Dynasty


famous paintings

at Nanjing in 364. In 366, he became an officer (Da Sima Canjun, 大司馬參軍). Later he was promoted to royal officer (Sanji Changshi, 散騎常侍). He was also a talented poet and calligrapher. He wrote three books about painting theory: ''On Painting'' (畫論), ''Introduction of Famous Paintings of Wei and Jin Dynasties'' (魏晉勝流畫贊) and ''Painting Yuntai Mountain'' (畫雲台山記). He wrote: "In figure paintings the clothes and the appearances were not very important. The eyes were the spirit and the decisive factor


size+scenic

, 2004: Nanjing, Suzhou, Wuxi, Hangzhou, Ningbo, Taizhou (Taizhou, Zhejiang), Fuzhou (urban area only), Xiamen, Quanzhou *March 1, 2005: Tianjin, Chongqing (15 districts and counties only) To date, China has 208 national parks. The ranges and boundaries of these national parks are often extended beyond what the official names might suggest. For example, the Taihu National Park 太湖国家级风景名胜区 (overall size scenic zones + transitional zones :3,091 km


academic position

studied at Pomona College, where he graduated Phi Beta Kappa in 1920, and he then pursued a M.A. in history at The University of Chicago. In Spring 1922, he enrolled at Harvard University for a history PhD; there he assisted Charles Haskins. However, A year later, he left the United States for Germany, and completed his doctorate at Berlin University. In 1924, he earned an academic position at Beijing University. '''A Fu''' ( ) clay figurines


building large

, and he wrote of his mother as the "embodiment of Confucian virtues." thumb left 200px Chiang Kai-shek in 1907 at the Baoding Military Academy (File:Chiang Kaishek in Baoding Military Academy.jpg) The city government is further improving the desirability of the city to investors by building large industrial parks, which now total four: Gaoxin, Xingang, Huagong and Jiangning. Despite the effort, Nanjing's Gross Domestic Product is still falling behind that of other neighbouring


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blue green

chemical plant in November, 2005, and drinking water source pollution by algae in the Tai Lake, Wuxi in May 2007. In the latter case there was a "bloom of blue-green algae that gave off a rotten smell" shutting off the main source of drinking water supply to 5.8 million people. By September 2007, the city had closed or given notice to close more than 1,340 polluting factories. The city ordered the rest to clean up by June or be permanently shut down. The closing of the factories resulted in a 15% reduction of local GDP. Washington Post:In China, a Green Awakening City Clamps Down on the Polluting Factories That Built Its Econonomy, October 6, 2007, p. A1, accessed on October 14, 2007 The severe pollution had been known for many years, but factories had been allowed to continue to operate until the crisis erupted. *Sunan International Airport, the main airport serving Pyongyong, North Korea *Sunan Shuofang International Airport, an airport serving the cities of Wuxi and Suzhou, China * '''ZSWU''' (WHU) – Wuhu Airport – Wuhu, Anhui * '''ZSWX''' (WUX) – Sunan Shuofang International Airport – Wuxi, Jiangsu * '''ZSWY''' (WUS) – Nanping Wuyishan Airport – Wuyishan, Nanping, Fujian He was born in Wuxi, Jiangsu. He studied at Pomona College, where he graduated Phi Beta Kappa in 1920, and he then pursued a M.A. in history at The University of Chicago. In Spring 1922, he enrolled at Harvard University for a history PhD; there he assisted Charles Haskins. However, A year later, he left the United States for Germany, and completed his doctorate at Berlin University. In 1924, he earned an academic position at Beijing University. '''A Fu''' ( WikiPedia:Wuxi Commons:Category:Wuxi Dmoz:Regional Asia China Jiangsu Wuxi

Wuxi

'''Wuxi''' ( ) is an old city in southern Jiangsu province, People's Republic of China.

Split in half by Lake Tai, Wuxi borders Changzhou to the west and Suzhou to the east. The Yangtze River lies between the northern half of Wuxi and Taizhou (Taizhou, Jiangsu), while the southern half of the city borders the province of Zhejiang. Wuxi is also famous for being one of the birthplaces of China's modern industry and commerce, as well as the hometown of many important businessmen who have played essential roles in building commerce in Shanghai since the early 20th century.

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