This complex is a man-made body of water was designed for canoeing, kayaking and marathon swimming competitions at the 2008 ... More
Shunyi Olympic Rowing-Canoeing Park
This complex is a man-made body of water was designed for canoeing, kayaking and marathon swimming competitions at the 2008 Beijing Summer Olympics. The total building area, including the deluxe boathouse and the water course itself, occupies a space of a total of 31,850 square meters (342,830 square feet), making it the largest venue of any in the 2008 Olympic Games. It features both flatwater and slalom courses, as well as two boathouses. This amazing feat went under construction in 2005, and after the Olympics it will be converted into a luxury resort centered on water-based activities.
Tuan Jie Hu Park is located in the southwest part of the Tuan Jie Hu area, Chao Yang District. It
covers an area of 13.8 hectares with a water surface of 5.4 hectares. The park features a southern Chinese ...
Originally built in the days of Kublai Khan, this park was used for recreation by the emperors of post Kublai
Khan dynasties. The famous White Pagoda standing above the Jade Islet creates an exotic scene. It memorializes a visit ...
This park encompasses mountains and the sea, with temperate rain forests and largely undisturbed ecosystems. The park is 95 percent
wilderness, with old growth forests and untouched land. There are few roads or services, and accommodations are mostly limited ...