Fenghuang in Hunan Province is one of the nicest and most authentic cities in China. It is considered by many people to be the most beautiful town in the country, mainly because of its characteristic houses on stilts along the Tuojiang River. Fenghuang, which means bird rising from the ashes (phoenix) has a history of more than 300 years and is therefore also on the UNESCO World Heritage List. If you really want to know more about the history and culture of China, this is the place to be. On to Fenghuang…!
Next destination in China?
Continuing your journey through beautiful China? For the south, head to the city of Guilin and you can take a trip towards the beautiful Longsheng rice fields. For the north, you will end up at one of the most beautiful parks in the country and you can enjoy the beautiful nature from the movie the Avatar, Zhangjiaje National Park.