Guangzhou is an ancient city with a history of 2,800 years. It is named the 'Flower City' because of its long summer. This city is green with plants and blooming with fresh flowers all year round.
Yuexiu Park is a comprehensive cultural and recreational park. With an area of 868,000 square meters, it consists of three artificial lakes, seven hills, a stadium and a swimming pool.
Located in Zhenhai Tower on Yuexiu Mountain, Guangzhou Museum is a local museum reflecting the history of the city. The main building, the Zhenhai Tower was originally built in 1380 during the Ming Dynasty (1368-1644).
The Ancestral Temple of the Chen Family was originally built during the reign of the Emperor Guangxu of the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911). It is also called Chen Clan Academy since it is not only a place for worshiping ancestors but also a place for study.