Sea Viewing Promenade
Sea Viewing Promenade is one of the eight famous sceneries in Zhanjiang,. These four characters read are in reverse "view sea corridor".
There are two place called Sea Viewing Promenade, one located in east of bay ofXiashan district , and other in the seashore bay of Chekan district,was invested the construction by the municipal government in these days, where is the seashore belt-shaped Haibin park, there are grass, different varieties of flowers and ancient wooden strange tree on the corridor, formed differ in thousands of ways city scenery which stay to see outside, here more and more Zhanjiang people like to come for leisure and also the people where is from other place. Or strolls on the promenade, or chating or playing game on the lawn, seeing ocean waves is jumping, feeling the sea breeze is stroking, sea waves one by one, the cloud flutters in the sky, these are really pleasure landscapes. Specially night of the summer or fall, blowing from the sea in the corridor, listens to the sound of great wave, raise your head to count stars, you can’t believe sceneries before your eyes, it seems in dream. Standing in the marine city to look far away centre of city, that’s other landscapes come to your eyes.
Zhanjiang’s Sea Viewing Promenade project start from north of the Haidian road to the Haiyang road, the total length of Promenade about 1.7 kilometers, divides into, center, north three areas according to its terrain situation (south area’s length 860 meters, central area ‘s length 150 meters, north area’s length 690 meters), the total area square is 156 hectares (south area 6.38 hectares, central area 3.5 hectares, north area 5.12 hectares).
South area more than long and narrow, comes between by Zijing square, two wings of garden path looks obviously, the garden path is curved freely, specially the wing of the north garden where contrasts right and wrong, meantime the connected links freely, the small space receives or puts appropriately. There are many wariety plants in South area, organize a group tree, bush and lawn by three each level which demarcated clearly, it has 28 kind of flowers and trees total 21,005, lawn 23,490 square meters.
The central area terrain is broad, is divided thing both sides (east side 13,149 square meters, west side 32,000 square meters) east side crown "the view marine bench", has garden path to get through, the whole by the lawn primarily. West side the spacious lawn showing four square shapes, planting palms by two lines to extend side to three. Flowers and trees total is 11,261, lawn 45,149 square meters.
North area by "conch square" primarily, planting different palm trees. It has flowers and trees variety more than 28 kinds, total 24,181, lawn 9,600 square meters.
South, center, north three areas images are overall speaking ‘slender’, south area and north area like the central area’s two wings, altogether the hard bottom paving area amounts to 100,000 square meters, showing a school of southern scenery unique southern scenery of seashore city.
The giant passenger ship stops on the Sea Viewing Promenade of Xiashan area ,which called "city on the sea" ,where is a big landscape. The length of ship is 160 meters, it’s height nearly 20 meters, stand in the top of ship and look forward to city and sea, and the beautiful scene of bay, also get a panoramic view of city.