[Ruizhou Ancient City Wall] Zhaoqing in Lingnan was called Ruizhou in ancient times. The Ruizhou Ancient City Wall seen today is the remains of the Southern Song Dynasty, including the Chao Men and the City Wall. The ancient city wall is located on the second section of Songcheng Road in Zhaoqing, where the intersection of the ancient city wall and Renmin South Road is very good, and one section of the wall can be climbed open. It is easy to climb up the wall along the steps of the wall. The pictures displayed on the wall are its historical origin and the architectural drawings to be restored. The city wall is about three stories high. Standing on the city wall, you can see the Beautiful Star Tower. Only the iron railings block the way to where. There are several people who exercise in the morning on the city wall. The colored flags are displayed on the city wall. The air is fresh. The city wall is only open about 300 meters. The two ends of it are blocked by iron gates. I don't know about the southeast and northwest. One of the eight scenic spots in Zhaoqing is the Cloud Tower and the Lilian Tower, which are hidden by trees. The buildings on both sides of the building are fresh and visible. The original city walls are four gates in the southeast and northwest. Now only the section of the road is well preserved and the city walls are covered with moss. Chao Men around hanging a string of colorful lights seems very happy, I have to say that Zhaoqing December season, although the temperature is lower, but still flowers and plants blooming green, trees shade, beautiful environment, the streets in the morning without traffic, streets and lanes are clean. Lijiao Tower passes through the middle section of Chengmen Tung, next to a middle school in Zhaoqing. Continuing on, turn right and take an unknown path into the entrance of the city wall leading to Piyun Tower. It's a pity that I haven't opened the door yet. I'm sorry to miss the chance to climb the Cloud Tower. There are many bus lines on Songcheng No. 2 Road and Renmin South Road. There are 1, 2, 5A, 9, 10, 12, 18 and 28 bus lines at Tidal Current Bus Station. [Open time] 7.00-17.00 specifically did not see the ancient city wall and Cloud Tower for 2 hours. You can go to the seven-star archway square, seven-star rock music fountain and archway park beyond the Star Lake. There are many delicious food in the Star Lake International Plaza. You can watch seven-star music fountain at night. [Tickets] The ancient city wall, Cloud Tower and Lijiao Tower are free of charge. Lijiao Tower is not recommended when I come here for maintenance.
Zhaoqing is a city with history and culture, and one of the first 40 famous historical and cultural cities in China. This ancient city wall can also witness the history of Zhaoqing, but now Zhaoqing is half-old, air pollution is the first in the province, air quality has been terrible. Once crossing the Zhaoqing Bridge, it looks like the West sky, surrounded by dust and mist. Zhaoqing's rulers, please take a closer look at the two words on the wall of Duanzhou ancient city: the heavenly dynasty. As an official of the heavenly dynasty, he should not only look at the heavens, but also the earth. He should not leave a mess for future generations to clean up.
The ancient city wall of Zhaoqing is a landmark building reflecting the architectural style of the Han nationality in the Song Dynasty. Located in the old urban area of Zhaoqing, with a perimeter of 2800 meters, it is known as the Xiaowanli Great Wall of Zhaoqing. According to historical records, Zhaoqing began as a Tucheng Wall. In the Song Dynasty and three years (1113), Tucheng was expanded and built as a brick city. Although the city wall has gone through many vicissitudes of life and has been repaired more than 20 times in history, the location of the city wall and the city gate has not changed. The city wall built in Song Dynasty is still intact. The ancient city wall of Zhaoqing was built in Song Dynasty, which is rare in China. So it is also called Song City Wall of Zhaoqing. The street where the city wall is located is also named Song City. We walk up the city wall in the night. The opening time of the city wall is 9:00 p.m. Under the red lantern, we pick up from the North gate, that is Chaotianmen, because the city wall is free to open. Put it in the residential area, you can see many local people walking there. The whole city wall can be seen as earthen brick structure. A small section along the road will have red lanterns hanging high illumination, and the new town planning of the inner city surrounded by the city wall is also being rebuilt. About 20 minutes from the north gate to the west is the tallest cloud tower of the city wall. The shape of the rebuilt cloud tower imitates the Song style architectural design of Tengwang Pavilion in Jiangxi Province and Huanghe Tower in Hubei Province. It is very atmospheric under the night light.
Duanzhou Ancient City Wall, as the only complete ancient city wall in Guangdong Province, is located in the area of Renmin South Road in Zhaoqing City. It was built in the Song Dynasty. It is rectangular with a circumference of 280.2 meters, and its commanding height is at Peiyun Tower in the north of the city. It is the crystallization of the wisdom and perseverance of the working people of the Han nationality in ancient times. At present, the city wall is 10 meters above the ground. The two sides of the city wall are made of bricks, and the middle is rammed with earth. There are 28 battlements in the periphery. The specifications of the city bricks are more than 40 varieties, which is the witness of many repairs in history.
Duanzhou ancient city wall built in the Song Dynasty is a symbol of Zhaoqing, is a witness of history, this ancient city wall has not undergone many deliberate artificial traces of heavy repair, giving a sense of vicissitudes of history, climbing the wall, you can see the whole picture of Zhaoqing old city.
Song Duanzhou Ancient City Wall is located along Songcheng Road, Duanzhou District. In fact, it is the old urban area. It is more than one kilometer away from Qixingyan Archway. It can be reached by walking for 15 minutes. I can get there by bicycle for 5 minutes. The scenic spots are free and open, so I really need to come and have a look. The food, shelter and play are all around. The protection of the ancient city wall and the greening and sanitation around it have been well done, which should be praised by the local government. Not only can you feel the traces of history, but you can also walk on the ancient city wall and take a look at the old city lanes under the ancient city wall. Here historical sites and human and cultural life are integrated, and it is also a scene. During my visit, I also saw many people come here specially to take photos.
This ancient tower captured me with amazement especially during the evening where the evening lights that dramatically transforms the atmosphere of the wall. It's located downtown of Zhaoqing City. A lot of food stalls can be accessed across the wall where you can taste authentic Chinese cuisine.
The ancient city wall of Zhaoqing was built in Song Dynasty, so it is also called the city wall of Zhaoqing Song Dynasty. Zhaoqing is the most iconic building, Zhaoqing Xiaowanli Great Wall known. The mottled walls made of green bricks and the stubborn grass drilled out of the cracks tell people about the vicissitudes of thousands of years of history and the changes of this national historical and cultural city.
The night of the ancient city wall in Zhaoqing has been completely restored. The Cloud Tower is the only city building and the commanding height. It's a pity that the music fountain in nearby Xinghu Lake stopped blowout. It was only after a careful Internet search that the announcement - "due to typhoon "mangosteen" had been made on October 9, that the blowout was stopped because of serious damage caused by typhoon "mangosteen".