Preserve And Protect

 Chinadaily article (06.11.12) reporting on the joint declaration recently made by the authorities in charge of 11 ancient towers calling for more efforts in preserving China’s cultural heritage.

Authorities in charge of the ancient towers lamented the fact that most of the towers have lost their original surroundings as well as the sense of the environment in which the towers functioned as timekeepers.

Beijing Drum Tower

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Passionate about all things related to traditional architecture and cultures Amy has a keen interest in building restoration and sustainable architecture. Living in, and traveling around China has given Amy the opportunity to become increasingly exposed to many different forms of traditional Chinese architecture and local Chinese cultures.

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