The calender year will always be remembered as a landmark time for the world sporting community. On one hand, it saw the 19th Commonwealth Games hosted by New Delhi, India in October and on the other, the Chinese city of Guangzhou is all set to celebrate the 16th edition of the Asian Games from November 12 to November 27, 2010. Things can not get more exciting and pumping!
Guangzhou happens to be the capital city of Guangdong Province located along the south coastline of China. Essentially a political, economic, scientific, educational and cultural center, Guangzhou is a beautiful city and is full of lots of attractions. While you are in Guangzhou for the Asian Games, you can visit some of its most famous spots like Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall, Lotus Hill, Yuexiu Park, Chen Clan Academy and the Pearl river.
Though it is still some time left for the commencement of the Asiad, Guangzhou has already assumed a festive and obviously sportive look that has got all the reasons to attract the world attention. The entire city has been rejuvenated to the theme and feel of the games, the best of the Chinese artists- dancers, singers, composers are already setting the mood for a grand time in China. The excitement of the games is so very evident from the timely completion of the projects and the creation of a joyous national psyche that is always a value addition to your holidays.
This edition will see 45 member countries taking part in this mega event who will fight out to the finish to walk away with glory. The entire sports media of the world turn their focus to the Asiad that helps to bring the games to the living rooms of audience that counts in millions. Guangzhou Asian Games is believed to be the biggest so far with inclusion of 42 sports and 476 events in its sphere. The most important ones are football, boxing, swimming, badminton, basketball and many more. The games will be played in more than 40 stadiums and gymnasiums that includes Guangzhou Stadium, Huangpu Stadium, Tianhe Stadium and Nansha Stadium that are equipped with world- class facilities.
The Asian Games has always exerted an impact that goes beyond just sports. This gala is often viewed as a tool of integration and brotherhood among the athletes and the nations in the Asian region. So, It is your time to book your tickets for China to be a part of the