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China has thirty-four provincial-level administrative units covering seven geographical regions. In the north, there are Beijing, the capital, Tianjin Municipality and the other three provinces. Heilongjiang, Jilin and Liaoning are the three provinces in the northeastern part that have chilly winters. In the east, including six provinces and Shanghai City, mainly covers the developed eastern coastal area. Southern areas are subtropical and is comprised of three provinces and Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan. The traditional Cantonese culture began in this region has been a highlight of Chinese culture until now.
Southwest area has four provinces and one city located on the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau, Yunnan-Guizhou Plateau and Sichuan Basin. A number of ethnic groups inhabit this region. In the Northwest, which is inland and has the most complicated landform, is composed of five provinces, ready to offer an explorative China vacation. Also, it is the birthplace of the long history of the nation along the Yellow River. Henan, Hubei and Hunan are in the Central part which serve as transportation hubs both on land and water.
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My plan is to fly into Guangzhou with one way plane ticket, then go to Hong Kong by high speed rail. To Singapore from HK, then back to US from Singapore.
Is there any other legal document required bedsides local residents ID or foreigner passport to take the high speed rails?
I will have itinerary to show my trip, after visiting Guangzhou , will take high speed rail to Hong Kong, then fly to Singapore, and back to USA from Singapore.
Generally speaking, the public transportation is convenient. You can take metro and public bus. For your convenience, you can take a taxi. As I know, the fare is CNY 300 to CNY 400 per day.