compulsivetraveler.tv [BETA]

The ultimate travel video site

Travel Video

Yangtze River cruise part 2 Yangzhou, a World Heritage Site

SThe West Lake Cultural Landscape of Hangzhou is an implementation of the classical Chinese landscape ideal by improving the natural landscape with bridges, causeways, pavillions etc.

The ‘improved’ landscape had a profound impact on the
design of gardens not only in China but also further afield.

Unesco declared West Lake a Worls heritage Site

filmmaker: cherryfrog

country: China

channel: adventure

rating: PRO

views: 11999

comments: 0

Add to Favorites Add a comment Plan-it!

Leave your comment!


(we will not share this)

(hint: you are human)

See all videos of China...

Discover Hong Kong with Vivienne Tam

Discover Hong Kong with Vivienne Tam

US designer Vivienne Tam talks about her native Hong Kong's influence and inspi…moreUS designer Vivienne Tam talks about her native Hong Kong's influence and inspiration of her East-West designs. less

Yangtze River cruise part 1 Shanghai

Yangtze River cruise part 1 Shanghai

One of the oldest and most cosmopolitan city in China with relics like the Jade…moreOne of the oldest and most cosmopolitan city in China with relics like the Jade Buddha temple and the Yuyan gardens. less

Yangtze River cruise part 3 Huangshan, a World Heritage Site

Yangtze River cruise part 3 Huangshan, a World Heritage Site

Set in the midst of the most rural China is the dramatic Yellow Mountain, the s…moreSet in the midst of the most rural China is the dramatic Yellow Mountain, the subject of chinese paintings for two thousand years. Huang Shan (meaning Yellow Mountain) is a mountain range that has played a leading role in the cultural, literary and artistic history of China because of its scenic beauty. It has attracted a large number of poets, painters and other artists. Its attraction lies in the peculiar shapes of the granite peaks, in the weather-shaped Huangshan Pine trees, and in views of the clouds from above. The area also has hot springs and natural pools. The Huang Shan are located in southern Anhui province in eastern China. The mountain range comprises of 77 larger peaks. The mountains were formed in the Mesozoic, about 100 million years ago, when an ancient sea disappeared. Unesco declared Huan Shan a World Heritage Site less

Yangtze cruise part 4 Lushan, a World heritage Site

Yangtze cruise part 4 Lushan, a World heritage Site

Lushan National Park is a cultural landscape known for its natural beauty. It h…moreLushan National Park is a cultural landscape known for its natural beauty. It has inspired many Chinese artists, writers, philosophers and scientists. Lushan is famous for its ‘Lushan Conference’ in 1959, when Mao Zedong asserted his power and led him to proceed with the Great Leap Forward. Mao had a house here too which was previously occupied by Chank Kai Chek, which now holds the Lushan Museum where Mao's period furniture has been preserved. This is a site of pilgrimage for millions of chinese less

Yangtze River cruise part 5 Wuhan

Yangtze River cruise part 5 Wuhan

Bronze bells excavated from 2000 year old tomb still play beautifully today

Yangtze River cruise part 6 Yueyang

Yangtze River cruise part 6 Yueyang

A 3000 year old city with lots of history and the ancient Yueyang tower.

See all videos of adventure...

10 Best: Bangkok-live with elephants

10 Best: Bangkok-live with elephants

Just one hour from Bangkok, in Ayutthaya is ElephantStay, a place where you ca…moreJust one hour from Bangkok, in Ayutthaya is ElephantStay, a place where you can live, work and play with 90 elephants. Ewa Narkiewicz and Michelle Reedy manage this not-for-profit project which retires old elephant and gives young ones a sustainable future. The elephants at Elephantstay work in movies too taking acting roles in Oliver Stone's "Alexander. www.elephantstay.com Hosted by Sunida Thirasak a Bangkok native presently living in New York. less

Gulf Coast Adventure 10

Gulf Coast Adventure 10

In this travel video series, meet Captain Doug, who's lives on the island, and …moreIn this travel video series, meet Captain Doug, who's lives on the island, and been doing natures based tours focused on birds for the last 7 years studying them, telling us about all the different kind you can find on this island. less

The life of a Compulsive Traveler

The life of a Compulsive Traveler

An ITM Productions

See all videos by cherryfrog...

Bahia Street Music

Bahia Street Music

anything in this city is an excuse for making music

India is Traffic

India is Traffic

Driving out of Delhi and being on the road is a unique experience of India

Yangtze River cruise part 7 Sanduping

Yangtze River cruise part 7 Sanduping

Site of the largest and controversial river dam in the world.