Thursday, November 14, 2019

The Jiayuguan Fort in China

By Seif Kamel
   The Jiayuguan Fort is a distinctive place to explore in China. This
is where the famous unparalleled Great Wall begins and ends! It is
the pass through which one would get outside to the desert as well.
This is why many call it the Jiayuguan pass.
   Many tourists who travel to China are keen of course to explore the
Great Wall. This is in addition to the Jiayuguan Fort. Built in the
14 th century during the Ming Dynasty, the Jiayuguan Fort is rather
   The surface area of the fort exceeds more than 300,00 square
meters. The walls are 733 meters long with the height of 11 meters.
In fact, this famous fortress was one of the important entrances to
China in ancient times.

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