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A Brief Introduction to Zhuhai



Geographical position

As a newly developed garden-style seaside resort city, Zhuhai is the glistening pearl of the South China Sea. Its name came from its location where the Pearl River flows into the South China Sea. Zhuhai is connected with Macao by highways and with Hong Kong by water, strategically neighboring Xinhui & Taishan City in the West and Zhongshan City in the North.



Environment

Zhuhai is blessed with a beautiful natural environment and is affectionately known as the City of a Hundred Islands. Its flat land is lined with majestic mountains in the back, overlooking magnificent natural stone structures, powder white beaches, astounding crescent bays and the blue sea dotted with hundreds of small islands. The city’s development and infrastructure exude a strong flavour of a uniquely modern seaside garden .


Climate

Zhuhai’s tropical-marine climate records an annual average temperature of 22.3℃ and an annual rainfall of 1770.4mm.


People
Zhuhai is also the cradle of many great figures in the history of China, such as the first Cabinet Prime Minister Of China,Tang Shaoyi, the first Chairman of All China Federation of Trade Unions, Lim Weimin, the first Principal of Tsinghua School (now Tsinghua University), Tang Anguo, the first Chinese student to earn a Doctorate in the USA and the first Assistant Ambassador to the USA, Rong Hong, Tang Yanqu who is referred to as China’s first entrepreneur, Xu Run, founder of Shanghai’s first hospital Renji Hospital, China’s first World Champion, Rong Guotuan ,Champion of the 25th World Table Tennis Championship, and numerous other distinguished figures in modern China.


Major Events

Zhuhai hosts the highly anticipated biennial China International Aviation and Aerospace Expo. Zhuhai’s International Motor Racing Circuit is also the location where many international races are held each year.


Major Tourist Attractions

Some of the major attractions include the grand cultural site of the New Yuan Ming Palace, the Four Great Buddhist Mountains, the Pearl Land, Jiuzhou City, Zhuhai Fisher Girl, Zhuxian Cave, Water World of Baiteng Lake, Golden Sand Beach, aquariums, Ocean Park, and Mount Banzhang.

Traffic
Zhuhai has a comprehensive traffic network, enhancing the convenience of traveling locally and abroad. Gongbei Port is linked to Macau by land. Jiuzhou Port provides quick and easy access to Shenzhen, Hong Kong and Guangzhou within 90 minutes.

Together with the world-class Zhuhai airport, a convenient network of land, sea and air transportation has been in shape. The Gangzhuao Bridge that links Zhuhai, Hong Kong, and Macau, Guangzhu Railway and Guangzhu Highway, and the Pearl Delta City Light Rail are in under construction to further boost its infrastructure.