East China is a key area of China
historically, politically, and economically.
Over a thousand years ago, this area was the main terminus of the Maritime
Silk Road, and traded extensively with Japan and Southeast Asia. Today the
region is an economic powerhouse beyond even the Pearl
River Delta in South China. The area has many millions of migrant workers
from less developed areas of China. Eastern China is also a very important area historically.
Eastern China is a world unto its own. It’s rich in history, with some towns going back 6,000 years. It has an ambiance that is designed to soothe and relax the soul. From picturesque water towns criss-crossed by canals filled with slow-moving water to spectacular mountain vistas, east China is a delight to all your senses. Once you’ve visited here, you’ll understand why some of the most visited /Provence destinations in China can be found in this region.