Anping Bridge is a Song dynasty stone beam bridge in China's #Fujian province. It is 2,070 metres (1.29 mi) long.The bridge is also known as the Wuli Bridge , literally Five Li Bridge because its length is about 5 li, where a li is about 500 meters or 0.3 miles. It is a nationally protected historic site registered with the State Administration of Cultural Heritage.

China - Anping Bridge is a Song Dynasty stone beam bridge in China's Fujian province. It is metres mi) long. It is also known as the Wuli Bridge (literally Five Li Bridge) because its length is about 5 li, where a li is about 500 meters or miles.

When many people think of pagodas, they usually generalize that Japanese ones are square and Chinese ones octagonal, without realizing that square ones were prevalent in China as well until the Song Dynasty. Although only a few timber ones are extant today, the Square Pagoda (Fang Ta) in Shanghai is a beautiful example, built during the Song Dynasty in 1068-1077.

When many people think of pagodas, they usually generalize that Japanese ones are square and Chinese ones octagonal, without realizing that square ones were prevalent in China as well until the Song Dynasty. Although only a few timber ones are extant today, the Square Pagoda (Fang Ta) in Shanghai is a beautiful example, built during the Song Dynasty in 1068-1077.

The Confucian Temple (Wenmiao) in Deyang, Sichuan Province, is the most well-preserved ancient architectural complex dedicated to Confucius in the city proper. It was first built in 1206 during the Southern Song Dynasty.

The Confucian Temple (Wenmiao) in Deyang, Sichuan Province, is the most well-preserved ancient architectural complex dedicated to Confucius in the city proper. It was first built in 1206 China.

The Iron Pagoda of Kaifeng, built in 1049 during the Song Dynasty. - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The Iron Pagoda of Kaifeng, Song Dynasty China, built in 1049 during the reign of Emperor Renzong of Song.

Daxu Old Town, a 2000-year-old town with well preserved traditional Chinese architectures and shiny stone streets in Nanning, Guangxi, China.

Daxu Old Town, a town with well preserved traditional Chinese architectures and shiny stone streets in Nanning, Guangxi, China.

I must build my own rainbow bridge one day.

This Rainbow Bridge, built by a NOVA team of experts, was modeled after one designed during the Song Dynasty.

China's Wood Boats Bridge                          江西 赣州古浮橋                                                      Pontoon bridges have been constructed over the Zhang and Gong rivers since the Song Dynasty (960-1279), Ganzhou, Jiangxi, China

China's Wood Boats Bridge 江西 赣州古浮橋 Pontoon bridges have been constructed over the Zhang and Gong rivers since the Song Dynasty Ganzhou, Jiangxi, China

Exceptional Guanyin resurfaces after being kept half a century in a private collection

The beautiful sculpture presented in this auction is androgynous, as many representations of Guanyin in China during the Song Dynasty.

China. rice hats. all made in china. crowds. paradoxes. surprises. ancient times. extreme modernity. beautiful. aggressive yet peaceful. legends. understanding and respect needed. forbidden city. Shanghai. Hong Kong. rice fields, the Great wall of china. Indiana Jones like adventure with restrictions

Yuelu Academy, a private college established during the Northern Song dynasty - in Changsha, Hunan province

Location @Iron Pagoda, Kaifeng Henan China  It is called Iron Pagoda. Actually it is not made of iron, but of red, brown, blue and green glazed bricks.

Location Pagoda, Kaifeng Henan China It is called Iron Pagoda. Actually it is not made of iron, but of red, brown, blue and green glazed bricks.

The Old Town of Lijiang (丽江古城) is a UNESCO World Heritage Site located in Lijiang City, Yunnan, China.

The Old Town of Lijiang (丽江古城) is a UNESCO World Heritage Site located in Lijiang City, Yunnan, China.

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