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Xiapu: China's most beautiful mudflat

People's Daily Online)  09:09, June 27, 2013  

Xiapu mudflat scenery is as beautiful as a water-and-ink painting. (Chinapic.people.com.cn)

Known as the most charming fishing village of China, Xiapu is located at the northeast part of China's Fujian province. As a small region along the southeast China coastline, Xiapu nevertheless has the largest mudflat in the country, encompassing 40 square kilometers and more than 400 kilometers of coastline.

Along its tiger-striped beaches, bamboo structures and poles, buoys and fishing vessels provide human counterpoints to the area's natural beauty. Xiapu ranks the first place on the list of "Top 10 Paradises for Photographers" by CHIP FOTO-VIDEO Digital, a famous Chinese professional photography magazine. These years, Xiapu has attracted many tourists and photographers from home and abroad.

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(Editor:DuMingming、Zhang Qian)

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