NEW YORK, Oct. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- American television viewers were recently was exposed to the little known Chinese province of Sanmenxia, which enjoys the reputation of a beautiful Swan City.
Sanmenxia, 'China's Pearl On The Yellow River,' gained a wave of applause after its airing last Saturday night, Sept. 30th on ABC7 TV in New York.
Even U.S Congressman Joseph Crowley sent a congratulatory letter, pointing out the episode will further strengthen the relationship between Sanmenxia and the United States.
The show exposed the audience to the modern and historical aspects of the city, including the Yellow River, which is the cradle of Chinese civilization and has shaped the uniqueness of Sanmenxia as an amazing combination of old and new.
The show discussed the development of the "Silk Road" as well as the vital ancient fortress, Hangu Pass and gave the audience the opportunity to delve into Taoism and the origin of its most famous masterpiece, Tao Te Ching, as well as the Yang Shao culture and the remains of the Guo Kingdom.
The city is also known for a dam with the same name, which is the first major water control project on the Yellow River.
The Sanmenxia episode opened up a gate for viewers to see the sparking Yellow River pearl. One of the highlights of this episode was the theme song, "Travelling Around the World," with lyrics by Li Jinzao, Chairman of China National Tourism Administration.
"Great Wall sees the beauty on her left and right; To every lovely corner in this world I shall ride; Into the archaic sites and onto the ancient roads… Travel China and around the world," states the lyrics, which captured the core of the series and has gained popularity with US fans.
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SOURCE Sanmenxia Tourism