10 Best Places to Visit in China




China, the Gateway to East Asia, is a fascinating country.

It is an ancient civilization that gave the world Peking Man, gunpowder and noodles.

Visitors making their first trip to China usually stick to the larger cities.

More experienced visitors to the Middle Kingdom will strike out in other directions.

We're traveling maybe a bit more frustrating because of the language barrier, but most definitely doable for independent travelers.

Here's a look at the best places to visit in China.

Number ten, Kunming.

Kunming is the economic, transportation, industrial, and cultural center of Southwest China.

It is linked by rail through all of China's major cities as well as with Vietnam.

The mild climate makes it a good place to visit any time of the year.