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About Nanjing and Nanjing Experimental International School


Welcome to Nanjing, China

Nanjing is an incredibly old city located in Eastern China known as the city of emperors, because it has served as the capital of six dynasties 2500 years ago. Located in central Nanjing is the Nanjing Experimental International School, a Sister School to P.K.Yonge in Gainesville, Florida. These two schools became Sister Schools because of their connections to the University of Florida and the Nanjing Xiaozhuang University.


Essential Data


  • Population: ~8.5 Million
  • Elevation: 15.24 Meters
  • Area:  2,547 mi²


History


Nanjing first became a state capital in AD 229, when the state of Eastern Wu founded by Sun Quan during the Three Kingdoms period relocated its capital to Jianye (建業), the city extended on the basis of Jinling Yi in AD 211.

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Places and Spaces


Nanjing is very old so there’s a lot of landmarks, historical places, and beautiful places to visit, such as…


Culture & Events


Nanjing’s motto is:
“Sincerity with Aspiration, Perseverance with Integrity”

Some popular dishes include:

Demographics

Almost 84% of people in Nanjing are Han, with other nationalities including Manchu and Zhuang.


Animals & Wildlife


Gators, Dolphins, Monkeys and more!

Learn More at…

https://cityofnanjing.com/

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