Yangshuo, a small town by the Li River,
is well-known for its super natural landscape.
With comfortable climate, ever green vegetation,
abundant rivers and jade-like hills, it is reputed
as the fairyland under heaven. Thus goes the famous
saying: Guilin's Landscape tops those elsewhere,
while Yangshuo's landscape tops that of Guilin.
The best known scenic spots include the Green
Lotus Peak, YangShuo Park, Scholar's Page-Boy
Hill, Old Banyan Tree and Moon Hill. Each scene
differs from another with its characteristic.
Even the same scene varies with the change of
seasons and in different temperatures within the
Yangshuo is famous not only for its
green hills and clear water, but also for its
cultural atmosphere, which is symbolized by the
West Street-a street of western flavor. The 600-meter
long street is lined with small shops and restaurants,
selling souvenirs, serving local dishes to the
visitors. Many foreigners are inhabited in this
street, hence its another name Foreigner Street.
Here the waiters in bar, restaurant, internet
cafe and workmanship shop, ordinary residents
and even the granny selling the fruits can speak