Warning: Top 15 “People Mountain and People Sea” Tourist Spots in China

    What you expect: Forbidden City. (Image: Wechat)What it really looks like: Forbidden City. (Image: Wechat)What you expect: The Great Wall. (Image: Wechat)What it really looks like: The Great Wall. (Image: Wechat)What you expect: Three Gorges. (Image: Wechat)What it really looks like: Three Gorges. (Image: Wechat)What you expect: Meizhou Island. (Image: Wechat)What it really looks like: Meizhou Island. (Image: Wechat)What you expect: Yellow Mountain. (Image: Wechat)What it really looks like: Yellow Mountain. (Image: Wechat)What you expect: Lijiang. (Image: Wechat)What it really looks like: Lijiang. (Image: Wechat)What you expect: Suzhou Gardens. (Image: Wechat)What it really looks like: Suzhou Garden. (Image: Wechat)What you expect: Yangzhou Slender West Lake. (Image: Wechat)What it really looks like: Yangzhou Slender West Lake. (Image: Wechat)What you expect: Qingdao Pier. (Image: Wechat)What it really looks like: Qingdao Pier. (Image: Wechat)What you expect: Zhangjiajie. (Image: Wechat)What it really looks like: Zhanjiajie. (Image: Wechat)What you expect: Shen Zhen. (Image: Wechat)What it really looks like: Shen Zhen. (Image: Wechat)What you expect: Sanya. (Image: Wechat)What it really looks like: Sanya. (Image: Wechat)What you expect: Shanghai. (Image: Wechat)What it really looks like: Shanghai. (Image: Wechat)What you expect: Gulangyu. (Image: Wechat)What it really looks like: Gulangyu. (Image: Wechat)What you expect: Hangzhou West Lake. (Image: Wechat)What it really looks like: Hangzhou West Lake. (Image: Wechat)

    You might have checked a few travel tips for China, but remember one of the golden rules—NEVER visit landmarks during China’s holidays, especially those lasting over three days. If you do, you will see nothing but “people mountains and people seas.”

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