10 Historic Towers At A Crossroads

Penglai Pavilion

An article by the People’s Daily Online (12.11.12) discusses a failed attempt to apply for World Cultural Heritage status for 10 historic towers due to a lack of consensus.

This article (indirectly) follows on from a previous article posted here and originally covered by The China Daily on what appears to be the same committee’s cry for better “efforts to preserve cultural heritage”.

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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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