Dalian, an unparalleled fascinating coastal city at the southern tip of Liaodong Peninsula, is embraced by green plants, golden beaches and sea. It pampers you with its exotic scenery and relaxation over every corner of the city. Dalian is a very charming city, take a deep breath at seashore and experience the waves in the morning, the Chinese ancient saying "caring nothing but scenery" becomes more than a simple expression. Experience the local flavors at breakfast and take a walk to the People Square, you may be lucky to witness the graceful mounted policewoman and take a souvenir photo. In Xinghai square, you can rent a tandem bicycle and ride across the square in complete harmony.
Dalian, the mixed scent of sea breeze and forest, entrusted with the beautiful scenery of nature, take a ride on the trolley or wander in the tranquil yet romantic city. In such a city with the unique touch of metropolis and marvelous features, you may be intoxicated in shuttling among the shopping malls and fancy squares. You can take a deep breath and enjoy fresh ocean air along the seashore.
Dalian is renowned for its night scene with the acacia lamp. Lounging for the sunset and walking along Zhongshan Square with all the lights on, you will find it is charming. The low-rise Goths-style architecture from the last century has been transformed into banks and theatres. However, through ups and downs of the history, they still stand there silently, embodying its own historical sense. Dalian has quite a number of squares, native citizens carry on their leisure activities there, such as singing, dancing, spinning the tops, and playing badminton.
Some people wonder why Dalian’s sea food has its special taste; maybe it is because Dalian is surrounded by the Yellow Sea and inland Bohai Sea. Actually this makes sense. Dalian sea area’s location is related to its temperature. The North Temperate Zone climate with high rainfalls endow Dalian with an ideal seawater environment to produce a variety of rich nutritious marine products such as ﬁshes, prawns, crabs, shells, oysters, sea urchins, sea cucumbers, abalone and algae etc... Therefore sea food is undoubtedly KING of the Dalian's dining scene.
In this season, Tasty stone fruits ‘so-called because of the stone-like seed inside’ are rich in Dalian, such as peaches, nectarines, cherries, plums, apricots and apples. Many fruits picking gardens are opened to welcome tourists. Dalian stone fruits are especially sweet and rich in vitamins. People can enjoy healthy stone fruits and a relaxing time.