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Ganlan Destination Guide

Delve into Ganlan in China!

Ganlan in the region of Zhejiang Sheng is a city in China - some 751 mi (or 1,208 km) South-East of Beijing, the country's capital.

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Current time in Ganlan is now 05:43 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Shanghai" with an UTC offset of 8 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Zhenjiang, Zhaobaoshan, Yushan, Wuxi, Shenjiamen or Shangshatou. While being here, make sure to check out Maozhi, Ganlan, Baiquan, Sanjiao, Wuyantou and Xiaosha as well. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Spring Festival-China

02:35 min ( June 10, 2008 by GlobeTrotterVideos)
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This is a couple minutes of a over an hour fireworks that happened on Spring Festival in Zhoushan, China. (Chinese New Year)

Zhoushan Hotels - OneStopHotelDeals com

03:33 min ( June 28, 2012 by onestophoteldeals2)
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Rubber molding facility

00:50 min ( July 30, 2012 by Yuefeng Wang)
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Our 80ton Rubber molding facility. Our contact, address:Haining Maqiao Hengshun Rubber Factory,No.53 Shenjia,Xintang village,Maqiao town,Haining,Zhejang,China pho...

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Interesting facts about this location

Zhoushan Island

Zhoushan Island is the principal island of the namesake archipelago Zhoushan Islands, administered by Zhoushan City, Zhejiang Province, the People's Republic of China. Its name means "Boat Mountain", in reference to its shape. It is the province's largest island, and third largest in mainland China. The island is the district seats of both Dinghai and Putuo.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 30.1, 122.14 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Zhoushan Islands

Dinghai District

 Dinghai is a district of Zhoushan City made of 128 islands in Zhejiang province, China. It is based on the larger northwestern half of Zhoushan Island, where it borders Putuo in the east. The district boundary meets that of Daishan County entirely on sea to the north. Its southwestern boundary intersects those of Ningpo City entirely on sea.

More reading: Dinghai District homepage
Located at 30.1, 122.14 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Districts of Zhoushan, Island counties of China

Capture of Chusan

The first capture of Chusan by British forces in China occurred on 5–6 July 1840 during the First Opium War. The British captured Chusan, the largest island of an archipelago of that name.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 30.1, 122.14 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:1840 in China, Battles of the First Opium War, Conflicts in 1840

Daishan County

 Daishan is a county under the jurisdiction of Zhoushan, Zhejiang Province. It covers a land area of 326 sq. kilometers and has a population of 200,000. The postal code is 316200, and the county seat is located on 88 Renmin Rd. in Gaoting Town. The county is located in East China Sea in northeast Zhejiang. It comprises a series of islands with Daishan Island forming the main part of the county. Daishan Island has a fishing port, and shipbuilding and ship refitting facilities.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 30.1, 122.14 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:County-level divisions of Zhejiang, Island counties of China, Zhoushan Islands

Zhoushan Island Overhead Powerline Tie

The Zhoushan Island Overhead Powerline Tie is a 220 kV three phase AC interconnection of the power grid of Zhoushan Island with that of the Chinese mainland. It runs over several islands and consist of several long distance spans, the longest with a length of 2.7 kilometres south of Damao Island. This span uses two 370 metres tall pylons, which are the tallest electricity pylons in the world.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 30.1, 122.14 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Powerline river crossings, Towers completed in 2009, Towers completed in 2010