Lijiang Red Sun Square, Mao Zedong statue located in min zhu lu, is one of the hallmarks of Lijiang city, Yunnan. Statue was built in 1969, is China's domestic same period has been preserved one of the few statues of Mao Zedong. The whole 14.209 meters high statue, statue base1.949 meters high, symbolizing the founding of the PRC in 1949.
Yunnan Province in southwest China border, the provincial capital Kunming. Warring States period, this is the Dian tribe fowl. Yunnan, namely, "Caiyunzhinan"and the other argument is that because in the "Yunling of the South " is named. The total area of about 39 million square kilometers, accounting for 4.11% of total land area, the provincial administrative regions in the country ranked No. 8 in the area. The total population of 45,130,000 (2008), accounting for 3.36% of the population, the population ranked 13th. And Yunnan provinces adjacent to Sichuan, Guizhou, Guangxi, Tibet, Yunnan Province, three neighboring countries of Myanmar, Laos and Vietnam. Tropic of Cancer crosses from the southern province.