0 Likes

World architecture marvellous spectacle-Earth buildings
Fujian Province

  Fujian Tulou is a unique Chinese rammed earth building of the Hakka and other people in the mountainous areas in southwestern Fujian, China.They are mostly built between the 12th to the 20th centuries. Tulou is usually a large enclosed building, rectangular or circular in configuration, with a very thick weight supporting earth wall (up to 6 feet thick) and wooden skeletons, from three to five stories high, housing up to 80 families.

 46 Fujian Tulou sites including Chuxi tulou cluster, Tianluokeng tulou cluster, Hekeng tulou cluster, Gaobei tulou cluster, Dadi tulou cluster, Hongkeng tulou cluster, Yangxian lou, Huiyuan lou, Zhengfu lou and Hegui lou have been inscribed in 2008 by UNESCO as World Heritage Site.

This pano is a small circular tulou,taken in the courtyard of the tulou.

View More »

Copyright: Yunzen Liu
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 8000x4000
Uploaded: 05/03/2009
Updated: 28/05/2014
Views:

...


Tags: tulou; earth buildings; fujian; yongding; architecture; unesco
comments powered by Disqus

yunzen liu
Earth buildings1 in Hongkengcun yongding
yunzen liu
Earth buildings2 in Hongkengcun yongding fujian
yunzen liu
福建永定洪坑村的土楼建筑之三
Ricky Ling
Zhengcheng Lou
wongchichuen
Fujian Tulou-- Aerial View Of Taxia Village(福建土樓--南靖縣塔下村鳥瞰)
wongchichuen
Fujian Tulou---Taxia Village Shun Qing Building(南靖塔下村方形土樓---順慶樓)
wongchichuen
Fujian Tulou--Taxia Village(福建土樓--南靖縣塔下村2)
wongchichuen
Fujian Tulou---Taxia Village Shun Chang Building(南靖塔下村圓形土樓---順昌樓1)
wongchichuen
Fujian Tulou--Taxia Village Zhang's Ancestral Hall(福建土樓--塔下村張氏祖廟1)
wongchichuen
Fujian Tulou--Taxia Village Zhang's Ancestral Hall (福建土樓--塔下村張氏祖廟2)
wongchichuen
Fujian Tulou--Taxia Village Tea Fields(福建土樓--南靖縣塔下村茶園)
wongchichuen
Fujian Tulou--Taxia Village Zhang's Ancestral Hall(福建土樓--塔下村張氏祖廟3)
luis davilla
reindeer herder in karasjok plateau. norway
Torsten Schmeling
Sony Center Berlin
luis davilla
sorrisniva igloohotel in norway
Carsten Arenz
Florence - Piazza del Duomo South - Giotto´s Bell Tower
Vasilis Triantafyllou
Meteora Varlaam Monastery Steps Greece
Sergej Esnault
St. Mark's Square at sunset- Zagreb - Croatia
Sebastian Bauer
Deriner Crushing Plant on 14 January 2012
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Big Cave Church with Columns, Cappadocia, Turkey 1
Luis MESSNER
Luftobernberg
Carsten Arenz
Florence - Piazza del Duomo Cahedral North
luis davilla
engholm husky in karasjok, norway
Vasilis Triantafyllou
Askitaria Psarades Village Prespa Lake Greece
yunzen liu
Shandong Rongcheng Chengshantou—— the View of the sea in Motianling ridge
yunzen liu
Inner Mongolia Huanggangliang National Forest Park 1 ——Forest grassland landscape
yunzen liu
Beijing Huairou Mutianyu Great Wall 3——The Great Wall Mutian Valley show
yunzen liu
Nanshan Cultural Tourism Zone Sanya Hainan——the Great Buddha’s Hall in Nanshan Temple
刘运增
Old Fort Niagara 2 buffalo New York United States——The Castle Entrance
yunzen liu
中国国家博物馆——“复兴之路”展馆
yunzen liu
yunnan Shangri-la County——Napahai Lake Natural Reserve 1
yunzen liu
yunnan Yuanmou County The Earth Forest tulin 1——Geological wonders of nature
yunzen liu
Heilongjiang Mohe Tuqiang original ecological wetland——Overlooking the bend of the river 2
yunzen liu
Longmen mountain Danzhou Hainan——Large wind power station
yunzen liu
西藏 林芝 羌纳寺
yunzen liu
Nanshan Cultural Tourism Zone Sanya Hainan——the tall Strelitziaceae in Nanshan Temple
More About Fujian Province

Fujian Province, referred to as "Min ", the provincial capital Fuzhou, southeast China's coastal provinces. Located in the north latitude 23 ° 33 'to 28 ° 20 ', longitude 115 ° 50 'to 120 ° 40 ' between adjacent Zhejiang Province, northeast, west, northwest and bordering Jiangxi Province, Southwest China and Guangdong Province is connected, and east of Taiwan Strait, and across the island. Most things for the 480 km wide, up to about 530 km north-south, the land area of 124,000 square kilometers. Administrative divisions Fujian Province, the Matsu Islands (Matsu), Kinmen Islands (Kinmen County) and Wuchiu Island (an Putian County, Kinmen County hosting), the actual effective control by the Taiwan authorities.