Sights listing
• A brief history of Zhanjiang Dragon’s Dance
• A whole view of the port
• Antique stone dogs
• Beiqiao park (North bridge park)
• Cunjin Bridge
• Cunjin bridge park
• Folk custom lion dance
• Guangzhou bay French Minister bureau's former site
• Haibin park
• Haling village : The most beautiful countryside in Zhanjiang
• Jinghai Temple – the handwritting stone tablets
• Lei family ancestor temple
• Leizhou city – The hometown of Thunder
• Lianjiang city - travel of wonderful fruits
• Man-made Hedi reservoir
• Nanqiao park (South bridge park)
• Peony Pavilion - Tang Xianzu and Guisheng school
• Sea Viewing Promenade
• Silk road of the sea — site of the ancient port in Han Dynasty
• South road revolution commemoration place
• Suwen museum
• The aqueduct of Youth canal
• The Botanical Garden
• The Changzhuyuan ancient castle
• The custom of New year in Lunar calendar
• The Gaoshan temple
• The great offshore coral area in Suwen
• The Lantern festival in Zhanjiang’s villages
• The Qingping Tong’an castle
• The southernmost part of Chinese mainland
• The Thunder culture in Leizhou
• The Tianning temple of Leizhou
• The tropics agriculture - flourish in four seasons
• The West Lake park - commemoration Celebrity Park
• The Wonderful Yingli town
• Time square
• White Sand Bay holyday resort
• Wuchan city - historical famous person and folk art
• Wuyang city
• Yuexi archaeological city museum

Folk custom lion dance

The custom of dance lion is well-established in Suixi County, originally from the Han Dynasty, prevailed in Ming and Qing Dynasties. Now Suixi county has more than 250 lions groups and more than 10,000 performers, almost every village has the “lion” group.
Very popular and artistic, the Lion dance appears as a main cultural event in China. The Chinese folk literary arts association called the Suixi County “the county of Chinese Lion”, in 2003.
The special skill of Suixi is composed of skill and dance of lions, showing the different postures of lion walking, running, jumping, facial expressions with laugh, anger, sorrow, and happiness. Especially when Lion dances on several meters high place, that’s an excellent scene. In Wenche, Xuwu, Tailing, Longwan, Libu, Shengou, Meiling and so on, the Lion’s group won big prizes in province’s performing, in recent years. The Lion group from Wen Che village has been showing in Paris.

Small tip:
You can take the bus to Suixi in Mazhang bus station, but the Suixi County does not offer perfect traveling facilities, before you go there get in touch with Zhanjiang tourism bureau.   

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