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Guangzhou

Guangzhou, located at the flourish Pearl River Delta(珠江三角洲) area, is the central city of South China. As the capital of Guangdong province, Guangzhou is one of the most important cities in China with a population of about 10 million, covering an area of 7,400 square kilometers.
Once upon a time five celestial beings in colorful robes, each riding a colored goat holding an ear of grain in its mouth came down to Guangzhou. So Guangzhou is  known as the Goat City(羊城) because of this legend.
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With the Tropic of Cancer(北回归线) crossing  through north of the city, Guangzhou enjoys a favourable weather, thus is also called Flower City(花城).
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The kapok(木棉花) is the city flower of Guangzhou.
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The thrush(画眉鸟) is the city bird of Guangzhou.
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Attractions of Guangzhou
(1)Guangzhou tower
Guangzhou tower is the second highest TV tower in the world, which is 600m tall. It began to be build in 2006 and be finished in 2009. Now, each guests can get to the top of Guangzhou tower and hold all over the Guangzhou in your eyes. If you want to enjoy more, you can taste a cup of coffee in the Guangzhou highest coffee shop where you can see Zhujiang New Town through the window.
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(2) Chen Jia Ci
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(3) Zhen Hai Lou
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(4) East Train Station Square
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(5) Day and night cruise(巡游) along the Pearl River(珠江)
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(6) Guangdong Olympia Stadium Center
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(7) Huang Hua Gang 72 martyrs Cemetery
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(8) Huangpu Military Academy
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(9) China Import and Export Fair
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(10) Asian Games City
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(11) The New Baiyun International Airport
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Famous universities in Guangzhou
(1)    Sun Yat-Sen University
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(2)    South China University of Technology
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(3)    Jinan University
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The food in Guangzhou
(1)及第粥 Commissioner
It is one of the most famous in all kinds of porridge in guangzhou. you can find bean curd stick ginkgo in it. it tastes fresh and delicious.
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(2)蒸肠粉 Steamed Rice Rolls
“White like snow, thin as paper shine bright, tasty. ”Guangzhou‘s most prestigious “Silver in mind, ” Chang Fen as an example: the shop is located in Wenchang Road, Queen franchise Soy beef Changfen, to a thin Ren Xianghua said .
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(3)    干蒸烧卖 SiuMai
The outer layer is soft, made with wheat flour. The center is usually garnished with an orange dot, made of roe .
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(4)马拉糕Cantonese sponge cake
It looks like a sponge cake and smells as eggs. It is very delicious.
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(5)    Others
老婆饼SweetHeartPastry  
艇仔粥 SampanCongee  
佛跳墙 Buddha-Jumping-Over-Wall
双皮奶 double Pi Nai
蛋挞 Egg Tart
皇上皇腊肠 Emperor huang sausages  
上汤牛三星Beef Offal in Stock
沙河粉 Rice noodles
糯米鸡 Glutinous Rice
蛋散 Egg scattered
烧鹅 Roasted Goose
马蹄糕 Water-chestnut
濑粉Noodles