The giant Asian is home to, perhaps, the most complex society in the world. From luxury to remoteness and tradition, China could fit in any traveler’s heart.
- Capital: Beijing
- Population: 1,403 million (1st)
- Area: 9,596,961km2 (3rd)
- Language: Mandarin is the official language but many languages are spoken
- Religion: Mostly, Chinese folk religion but 15% of the population are Buddhist
- A curious fact: Did you know that, in Xinjiang, the western province of China, people are not Chinese but Uyghurs and speak a Turkic language?