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Lhasaguy Nov 13, 2012 8:19 PM

Liugong Island 刘公岛 Shandong Province
Liugong Island is located Weihai Bay, at the east end of Shandong Peninsula. It is very close to downtown Weihai City, only 20 minutes distance by tour ship.




Liugong Island, Weihai city, Shandong Province.

Lhasaguy Nov 13, 2012 8:23 PM

Liugong Island

Archaeological evidence suggests that the island has been inhabited at least from the Warring States Period onwards. During the times of the Han Dynasty, the island was settled by members of the Liu family which resulted in the present-day name.

Lhasaguy Nov 13, 2012 8:27 PM

Starting to Liugong Island from Weihai

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Liugong Island dock

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Map of Liugong Island

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Liugong Island is not only a traveling destination but is also the birthplace of the first modern navy force in China and the home of China's first forest park on the sea.

stunning seashore scenery

Lhasaguy Nov 13, 2012 8:31 PM

Visit Liugong Island-

Lhasaguy Nov 13, 2012 8:34 PM

Museum of Sino-Japanese War

Besides the stunning seashore scenery, Liugong Island is well-known for a tragic military defeat. In 1894, Japan launched an invasive war against China, also called the Jiawu War. Liugong Island serves as a memorial of this influential sea battle. The museum takes the Beiyang Navy and Sino-Japanese War of 1894 as its theme. Many other sites and cultural artifacts of the Jiawu War remain here, such as the Headquarters of the Beiyang Navy, Memorial Hall of Beiyang Soldiers, marines and three emplacements. In addition, there is also a Sino-Japanese Sea Battle Demonstration Museum, which wholly displays the history of Beiyang Navy with buildings, sculptures and paintings.


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Waxworks vividly illustrated the scene of the Sino-Japanese War.







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Naval battle 3D auditorium “黄海海战”3D影视厅

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War memorial


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Liugong Island is well known for its splendid natural scenery such as continuous ridges and peaks and densely-grown trees......

Liugong island forest park

Lhasaguy Nov 15, 2012 12:24 PM

Besides, the fresh air on the island, the agreeable climate, the small fluctuation of the temperature between the day and night, and an annual average temperature of 12℃, make it an ideal place for tourism, summer resort and recuperation.

Lhasaguy Nov 15, 2012 12:25 PM

Qiding Hill

旗顶山炮台 刘公岛最高处

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望海楼 Seaview Court

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