A view of the Shaobo ancient town in Jiangdu district of Yangzhou,East China's Jiangsu province. [Photo/WeChat account: yzs_lyj]
Here are some of the best places in Jiangdu district of Yangzhou, East China's Jiangsu province, to enjoy a delightful family outing during the weekends.
Luyang Lake Ecological Resort
Dubbed "a natural oxygen bar", the Luyang Lake Ecological Resort is best known for its aquatic dawn redwood forest that becomes a stunning sea of red in autumn. Taking a boat through the aquatic forest is the most popular activity among visitors.
Shaobo ancient town
Located along the Grand Canal, the Shaobo ancient town – a national 4A scenic spot – is a great place to learn about the canal's culture and view cultural relics.
Known for being an important base during the second Sino-Japanese War (1931-45), the village has two memorial houses dedicated to patriotic education.