As one of the China's most important cities, Nanjing, a.k.a. Nanking, once served as the capital of many Chinese dynasties. Thus it is known as one of the Four Great Ancient Capitals of China. It also played an important role in China's modern history. It was the capital city of then Republic of China before 1949. It was also here that the Nanking Massacre happened.
Explore the southeastern cities in China: Shanghai, Nanjing, Wuxi, and Suzhou.