Longevity village of the world·a place of nostalgia for Xu Xiake!
I am Lan Zonggeng, the head of Shanglin County, Guangxi,I'm very glad to take you to Shanglin County, the youngest town of longevity in the world.
Shanglin is a national ecological civilization construction demonstration county,longevity village of the world,one of the first national tourism demonstration zones,a famous tourism county with Guangxi characteristics,also ‘the place Xu Xiake loves most’,known as the ‘back garden’ of Nanning, the capital of Guangxi.The Tropic of cancer runs through Shanglin county, Shanglin is a bright pearl inlaid in the Tropic of cancer.
【Shanglin·Beautiful Scenery of Paradise】
Shanglin is a wonderful and beautiful place.
It has beautiful ecology, beautiful mountains and waters, and charming scenery,The beauty of Shanglin can be summarized in four sentences:three lakes, one village and one river,two steles, one city and one source,Xu Xiake returned to the longevity village, striving for excellence and solving thousands of worries.Xu Xiake, a geographer in the Ming Dynasty, has made his whole life in China,in modern terms,Xu Xiake is the ancestor of travel companion.Xu Xiake travel thousands of miles, sentimental in Shanglin, if you can travel thousands of miles,you’re Xu Xiake;red bean is born in south country, where is south country,south country is in Shanglin.Shanglin is full of beautiful scenery,Let Xu Xiake, a geographer of the Ming Dynasty, say frankly: ‘I forget my trip in a few days’.The Dalong Lake in Shanglin is surrounded by stone mountains and twists and turns,the green water surround the mountains.The Daming Mountain,full of vitality,the wonders of the four seasons are different;Donghong wetland,the blue waves is reaching the sky,It's like a paradise;Guming county,ancient dwellings,witness the miracle of rammed earth building through hundreds of years;Xu Xiake’s paradise,picturesque landscape,so quiet.In Shanglin,you can also fly high,enjoy bird's-eye view of Shanglin in the sky;you can drift on the Damiao river,enjoy yourself here.Shanglin is a dream of poetry and distance place,here,you can experience the idyllic paradise.Xu Xiake praised the beautiful scenery of Shanglin in his travel notes:‘The atmosphere is harmonious, which is unique here; the soil is plump and beautiful, and the creatures are strong and strong, which is beyond the reach of other places.’
【Shanglin·Food Materials are also Medicinal Materials】
The best is the best,the best is in Shanglin.The food here is green, healthy and natural.Shanglin rice is known as ‘rice planted with mineral water’,Shanglin anise is a good seasoning,these two products have obtained the national geographical indication protection products.Daming Mountain tea is fragrant and mellow;Dalong Lake’s transparent small silver fish without bones and scales,is delicious, suitable for all ages;crayfish growing up in the spring is plump, sweet and tender.Food and medicine are of the same origin，eating in Shanglin.Application of ‘traditional Chinese medicine agriculture’ technology in Shanglin,development of traditional Chinese medicine agricultural ecological circulation breeding industry provide healthy ‘six zero’ food materials for everyone.In the words of people, ‘no ginger, garlic, garlic, you has the final say of taste.’
【Shanglin·Long life and Happy life】
Shanglin is a place with ‘clear mountains and clear waters, beautiful soil, and long life’,we have good natural ecological conditions,water and soil are rich in selenium, magnesium, phosphorus, iron, zinc and other minerals that contribute to health and longevity;the forest coverage rate is about 56.87%,the content of negative oxygen ions is more than 20000 / cm3,20 times of the World Health Organization's "clean air" standard,the excellent rate of air quality is over 90%,known as ‘natural oxygen bar’ and ‘green lung Holy Land’.Besides,The tourism industry of Shanglin is developing rapidly,developing forest health care base and characteristic B & B in the hinterland of Daming Mountain,By the construction of ‘night economy’,the characteristic business district of Water Street in Chengzhou has emerged, which integrates food, housing,transportation, tourism, shopping and entertainment,enriched the tourism product system of Shanglin.Combination of medicine and nursing,make Shanglin a good place to live.‘Green mountains and green waters surround the cottage, ten miles often reach the age of 100 years old。’According to the statistics,about 12000 people over 80 years old in Shanglin,among them, 83 were over 100 years old,the number of centenarians far exceeds the international standard. The unique ecological conditions are the richest gift of nature to Shanglin,emphasis on filial piety, green food and good mentality,They made Shanglin’s name of the town of longevity.
When the flowers bloom in Shanglin,if you go out, you will see flowers.400 years ago,Shanglin welcomed Xu Xiake,Nowadays,On behalf of the 500 thousand Shanglin people, I extend a sincere invitation to you:‘If you want to be healthy, come to Shanglin’，‘Deep sleep without spending a cent’。Welcome to Shanglin!