Along with the pleasure of sea, sand and sun, a trip to to the local museum on picturesque Nan'ao Island in Shantou, Guangdong province, can provide a rich excursion into history.
The craft of making clay figurines has been carried on for seven centuries in Dawu village in Chaozhou, Guangdong province, as part of the rich cultural heritage of the city.
The Mulberry Garden Dikes project, or Sangyuanwei, in Foshan, Guangdong province, was listed as the World Heritage Irrigation Structure by the International Commission on Irrigation and Drainage in Morocco on Wednesday.
A bridge, a tower, a sprawling residential community and a museum, all within walking distance, give visitors convenient access to the rich cultural heritage of Chaozhou in Guangdong province.
Guangdong Paper Cutting is mainly composed of three parts, namely Foshan Paper Cutting, Chaoyang Paper Cutting, and Chaozhou Paper Cutting.
Doumen's Sanzao Crane Dance can be traced back 700 years to the Song Dynasty (AD 420-479).
Guangdong Inside-bottle Painting is mainly popular in the province's Shantou region, and was created by Wu Songling (1920-1998).
Guangzhou Painted Porcelain was invented during the period between the reign of the emperors Kangxi and Qianlong of the Qing Dynasty.