In the northwestern Gansu province of China lies the Zhangye Danxia Landform Geological Park, a gorgeous expanse of land known for its rainbow-colored rock formations. Bands of fiery red, creamy orange, rich green, and bright yellow streak across the mountains, forming the most beautiful geological layer cake we have ever seen.
The Bridge of Immortals, the world's highest bridge. Strangely-shaped granite peaks in the Yellow Mountains of eastern Asia, also known as Huangshan, is really something every person should experience. From the bridge you will have a breathtaking view, and see how the clouds are touching mountainsides beneath you.
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