10 Most Beautiful Places in China


3. The Kaiping Diaolou Watchtowers, Guangdong Province

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The Diaolou watchtowers are a collection of 3-storey towers built in the Guangdong countryside in the early 20th century as fortifications against invasion. The architecture famously blends the best of the Roman, Greek and Islamic architectural styles. This is definitely one of the most beautiful places in China.