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Shajiao Fort

Shajiao Mountain, Humen Town, Dongguan 511700, China
0769-5563429
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Enjoyable walk through history

This fort is next to the Naval Museum and beside Humen Bridge. It takes about 2 hours to hike... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2017
Calvin C
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Manchester, New Hampshire
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worth the trouble to get there and see the places the British and the Chinese had the stand off... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2017
Michael S
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Brisbane, Australia
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“the pearl” (2 reviews)
“opium war” (2 reviews)
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Shajiao Mountain, Humen Town, Dongguan 511700, China
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0769-5563429
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Reviewed 14 August 2017

This fort is next to the Naval Museum and beside Humen Bridge. It takes about 2 hours to hike around the entire fort but parts of the fort can be explored for those with less time. The nature is beautiful and not too many tourists...More

Thank Calvin C
Reviewed 6 May 2017

worth the trouble to get there and see the places the British and the Chinese had the stand off during the Opium wars

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 22 June 2016

This fort overlooks a section of the Pearl River, hence has strategic importance. Sadly, this advantage was not successfully used by the Qing Dynasty during the First Anglo-Chinese War of 1839–42. [There were many other issues involved, hence The Opium War is a commonly used...More

1  Thank requedieu
Reviewed 24 August 2011

Being a history Buff, I always try to locate any historical place in the cities I am visiting. This time while in southern China, I located an obscure historical fort. I'll be honest-finding this place was a chore. The local driver I had never heard...More

1  Thank jlantern3
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