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Address: Xiaban Village, Shuyang Town, Nanjing County 363608, China
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Amazing historic buildings

The craftsmanship from the past is amazing. I cannot believe that these buildings still stand so strong, and are still lived in today.

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 11, 2016
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Whitby, Canada
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Manila, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2016

The largest circular tulou (earthen building) of the Tianluokeng Cluster standing for hundreds of years already, the Yuchanglou's architecture is unique. The supporting posts at the top of the building are slanted at an angle, similar to the Leaning Tower of Pisa, some say. There's a central meeting place as well. You can buy all sorts of souvenirs from the... More 

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Whitby, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2016 via mobile

The craftsmanship from the past is amazing. I cannot believe that these buildings still stand so strong, and are still lived in today.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

Very well preserved tulou - access is through a charming stone walkway across the river. It has a market just like other tulous

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

We were on a tour specifically designed to show us an insight into the real China, so we were staying with a local family in a house nearby. The whole community is like one big extended family and we were treated as guests and welcomed to a traditional tea ceremony. We tried eight different types of tea over a period... More 

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Chengdu, China
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Of all the tulous we saw, this was the one of which I formed the least positive impression. That's a shame because this is one of the oldest surviving tulous, dating back to the 14th century. It is also notable as being a rare example of a five-storey tulou. The problem is that it has been turned into one great... More 

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