About two thousand years ago, the Great Road, the Maritime Silk Road, which started from the southeast coastal regions in China, crossed the Indian Ocean and eventually arrived in East Africa and Europe, was established in Qin and Han Dynasties.
As is known to all, China, with a large territory and a huge population, is advancing at an unprecedented speed in the over-modernized world. To some degree, why China has strengthened dramatically is undoubtedly due to the trade.
Originated 2100 years ago, Zhang Qian to the western regions, the ancient silk road is connected to the Asia, Africa and Europe ancient commercial trade routes on land, won the admiration of people all over the world.
Lifeofguangzhou.com picks some of the best Cantonese-style souvenirs for you – including those famous pieces as well as lighter and and comparatively cheap items but still with that defining Cantonese character.