Situated in the northeast of Guangxi Province, Hezhou is the conjunction of Hunan Province, Guangdong Province and Guangxi Province. It is the most convenient passage to Guangdong Province, Hong Kong and Macao from the broad Southwest area. It covers an area of 11,855 square kilometers and governs Babu County, Zhongshan County, Fuchuan County, Zhaoping Borough, altogether 67 villages and towns, with a population of 2,070 thousand.
Hezhou is an area where different nationalities live together. The minor nationality Yao enjoys a uniquely charming tradition and culture. Besides, there are many other wonderful festivals like Fu Mountain Singing Festival, Firecracker Festival, and Fuyang Street lantern Festival, etc. All of those show the tradition of the locals, a long history and splendid culture of Hezhou.
Hezhou owns a pleasant and tranquil rurality. There is a thick virgin forest and a natural reservation that can be called a natural zoo. Beautiful scenery can be seen anywhere as well as hot springs and water falls.