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Jinan, capital of Shandong Province, is one of the significant cradles of Chinese civilization and famous for its time-honored history and cultural tradition. In modern times, Jinan was the birthplace of Shandong fork art of chanting, with Beijing and Tianjin as the three most important cities of fork art in northern China. Facing the Yellow River in the north, and Mount Tai in the south, Jinan is renowned for its natural beauty. It is also called Spring City for the seventy two springs, of which Spouting Spring, Black Tiger Spring, Five Dragons’ Pool and Pearl Spring enjoy a good reputation. These springs finally converge and flow into Daming Lake (together with Spouting Spring and Qianfo Mountain are called Jinan’s three major places of interest). All the rare natural advantages thus make Jinan a special and attractive city. In addition, endowed with rich and various products, Jinan is one of the birthplaces of Shandong Cuisine.

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Baotu Spring Park , built in 1956, is a classical example of landscape garden combining southern and northern art features. What’s worth noting here is the south gate of the park, because of its splendor and elegance. A horizontal board on the gate were inscribed three characters “趵突泉&rd...

Daming Lake



Daming Lake, known as the “Pearl of Jinan”, is a natural scene rarely seen in a modern environment and one of the three places of interests of Jinan City. The lake is famous for the constant water level all the year round, so there is no worrying about too much or too little rainfall. Th...

Originally called Miji Mountain, Thousand-Buddha Mountain gained its name from the Sui Dynasty, since several buddha statutes were caved into the mountain. In 1959, a park was built around the mountain. Thousand-Buddha Mountain is renowned for its beautiful scenery and places of interests. Half way ...