China is the most populous country in the world with over 1.3 billion residents, and can be found in Eastern Asia. It is very large in area, and is famous for its vast economy and intriguing history filled with mysticism and conflict. The country’s climate ranges from the southern tropics to the northern subarctic conditions, making it extremely diverse and covered with countless types of terrain. China is the perfect destination for anyone interested in culture and history, with landmarks such as the Great Wall of China and a whole host of temples to explore.
The capital, Beijing, is an economic powerhouse and cultural centre, and other major cities such as Shanghai famed for their visually stunning riverside cityscapes, or Suzhou’s status as the ‘Venice of the East’ with its picturesque canal systems and tranquil gardens.