Guangzhou, capital of Guangdong Province, is located in the southern Chinese mainland, close to the lower estuary of the Pearl River Basin, and known as the "South Gate" of China. Hong Kong and Macao Special Administrative Region across the sea. Guangzhou climate is subtropical monsoon climate, summer heat and winter cold, rainfall, four seasons as spring, flowers. The annual average temperature between 21.5 ~ 22.2℃.
Guangzhou is the "countryside of the fruit", the main production of litchi, longan, banana, pineapple, papaya, star fruit and the like. Guangzhou is renowned flowers and bonsai, exported to Europe, America and other overseas markets. Guangzhou beautiful mountains, beautiful scenery, rich tourism resources. Yangcheng new eight scenery, such as Tower shine new town , Pearl water flow light, Yuexiu elegance, Ancient temple fame, and other attractions most prestigious.
Guangzhou, also known as "Yangcheng", is a city with 2200 years of history and cultural city, is a prosperous city during the Qin and Han, since the Han and Tang maritime "Silk Road" in the port of origin, but also China's first external trading ports. Guangzhou has Buddhism, Taoism, Islam, Catholicism, Protestantism, five major religions. Guangzhou is a famous hometown of overseas Chinese, The overseas number of Guangzhou is in the first of the country ranking. According to statistics, overseas Chinese live in more than 130 countries and regions.
Guangzhou is the center of Lingnan culture. Cantonese Opera is the most representative in Guangzhou local drama, enjoy the " Southland red beans " reputation. Cantonese is a major Chinese cuisine, the menu of thousands, "Eating in Guangzhou" world famous.