In China, there are many beautiful and unique villages. One of the villages - Taoping Qiang village is really unique and is worth seeing if you travel in Sichuan. Taoping village is one of the symbolic villages in China. The special nine-storey hexahedral blockhouses (it was called Diao Lou, “Lou” meaning “building” in Mandarin), the intricate subterranean channels used a Taoism method. The Taoping Qiang women who have a strong sense of the esthetic features make Taoping Qiang village one of the unique villages in China and a popular place for traveling.
What should be mentioned in Taoping Qiang village is its complex water networks. Subterranean channels run beneath each street and house, making water supply constantly giving. Take an overview of Taoping Qiang village – you can easily discover the village was built in a special design. Indeed, Taoping Qiang was built based on the Taoism method. There is also an attraction in Chengdu city which was also built in Taoism design and that’s the Qingyang Temple – a Taoist monastery. If you want to travel in Sichuan, please look at WindhorseTour's Chengdu City Tour.
Women in Taoping Qiang village have an esthetic appreciation of the clothing. Qiang people are excel at bamboo flute, which you can imagine their skills for music. Taoping Qiang village, which is unique in Diao Lou designing, has odd furniture and sacrifice rituals, the Taoism point of views used on buildings' construction, give people an different look, but the tranquil life of Qiang people leaves an impression on everyone who visit here. During the twilight time, family members gathered around the fireplace, sipping the wine through a bamboo tube. Qiang people use their own way to show gratitude from deep of their heart and show cheers for a good harvest and for good luck. Taoping Qiang village is a must see place if you plan to travel in Sichuan and want to find something different, then look for a tour and join in this unique journey right now!