【大美广东】Chaozhou: an ancient city with a rich heritage and classical culture
大美岭南 | 潮州：府城风云 十相留声
#TheGreatBeautyofGuangdong Chaozhou, an ancient city with a history of over 1,600 years, is known as the “display window of classical culture in the Central Plains” and has a profound cultural heritage. Walking through the city, the meandering Hanjiang River flows and the ancient Guangji buildings and bridge blend perfectly with the river. The city is like a long scroll of painting and poetry, slowly unfolding before visitors.
Chaozhou Ancient City is the core area of Chaozhou’s cultural heritage and is currently the most complete, culturally rich, and dynamic ancient city in Southeast China that has been preserved. Covering an area of 3 square kilometers, the city has over 720 streets and lanes with well-planned layouts, together with a large number of residential buildings in the Ming and Qing Dynasties. Chao Style Embroidery, Teochew Opera, and Chaozhou Cuisine… Chaozhou’s cultural heritage is diverse, making it unique and distinctive.