|Stamp Title:||Ancient Towns of China (Ⅱ) - Special Stamps|
|Value in Set：||6|
|Date of Issue:||2016-05-19|
|Size of Stamp:||50×30mm|
|Sheet Composition:||16 for Layout Ⅰ and 9 for Layout Ⅱ|
|Printing Process:||Beijing Stamp Printing House|
The Eight Scenic Sights of Qin Lake presents Qintong Town as a typically beautiful area of rivers and lakes in northeast China's Jiangsu Province. Located at the foot of Dabie Mountain, Qiliping Town is a nationally famous red tourism resort. Qinyan Town, in southwest China's Guizhou Province, has been an important military base since ancient times. Zhujiajiao Town, located near the edge of Dian Mountain in Shanghai, is known as Small Shanghai. Sanhe Town, in east China's Anhui Province, is famous for the Eight Antiquities Scenic Sights, including ancient rivers, bridges, embanked fields, streets, houses, tea houses and battlefields. Last comes Huangyao Ancient Town, in south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, which is characterized by its unique Lingnan style.
Based on actual locations, the set of stamps embodies the culture heritage, steady history and beautiful scenery of the six ancient towns.