|Wave Subduing Hill|
Wave Subduing Hill
Standing beside the western bank of the Li River, this peak offers a fantastic view of the town. Its name is variously described as being derived from the fact that the peak descends into the river, blocking the waves, and from a historical hero called General Fubo in Han Dynasty. It reaches the height of 213 meters (698.8 feet) and emerges 62 meters (203.4 feet) above the water. Half of it stands in the river and the other half of it on land.
The Cloister lies on the second terrace of the hill and combines the first and second terrace in an ingenious manner. In the well-tended gard...Read More