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Tianjin not only has an abundance of natural resources, such as mountains, rivers, lakes, seas, springs, and wetlands, but also boasts plentiful intangible cultural heritage, including more than 30 national-level heritage items.
As one of the world's three major Matzu temples, its Tianhou Temple has become a center for the spread and promotion of Matzu culture in northern China.
Colorful sculptures known as “clay figurine Zhang” mix traditional techniques and modern spirit.
The popular art of cross-talk in Tianjin mirrors the optimistic, frank and humorous personality of its people. Guo Degang, founder of the Deyun Club, a renowned cross-talk club, was born in Tianjin.
In Tianjin, you can visit:
Dule Temple, dating back the Liao Dynasty, one of the country's few well-preserved ancient wooden structures.
Drum Tower—a landmark building preserved from the old city
Binhai Library, an online sensation for its futuristic design
Ancient Culture Street, which brings ancient China back to life
Tianjin Eye—the only Ferris wheel built on a bridge in the world.
Binhai Aircraft Carrier Theme Park, showcasing the magic and power of science and technology
Tianjin University—the first modern university in China
Tianjin Juilliard School, the only overseas campus of The Juilliard School in New York
Tianjin's Italian Style Area, which has a history of 119 years and more than 100 Italian-style villas