(ISTFD 2023)

27-29 July 2023, Nanjing, China


Nanjing is located in the east of China, in the lower reaches of the Yangtze River, and close to the river and sea. It is an important gateway city of the Yangtze River Delta radiating and driving the development of the central and western regions, and an important node city at the strategic intersection of the eastern coastal economic belt and the Yangtze River economic belt.

Beautiful Scenery

Sun Yat-sen Mausoleum

Zhongshan Mausoleum is located in Zhongshan Scenic Area at the southern foot of Zijin Mountain in Xuanwu District, Nanjing. It is the mausoleum and its affiliated memorial buildings of Dr. Sun Yat sen, the great forerunner of the democratic revolution in modern China. The mausoleum covers an area of more than 80000 square meters. It was started in the spring of 1926 and completed in the summer of 1929.

Confucius Temple Qinhuai Scenic Belt

The Confucius Temple Qinhuai River Scenic Belt is located in the south of Nanjing City. It refers to the most prosperous place in Nanjing, with the Confucius Temple building as the center and the Qinhuai River as the link, starting from the Qinhuai Water Pavilion of Huaiqing Bridge at the East Shuiguan, crossing the Wende Bridge, until the Zhonghua Gate Castle extends to the Inner Qinhuai River at the West Shuiguan, including streets and alleys on both sides of the Qinhuai River, folk houses, nearby historic sites and scenic spots.

Nanjing Presidential Palace

The Presidential Palace in Nanjing is the largest and most complete architectural complex in China's modern architectural relics. It is also one of the main representatives of Nanjing's architecture of the Republic of China and an important site of China's modern history. Since modern times, Nanjing Presidential Palace has repeatedly become the center of China's political and military affairs and the source of major events. A series of major events in China have occurred here or are closely related to it. Many important people have been active here.

Ming Tomb

The Xiaoling Tomb of the Ming Dynasty is located at the foot of Dulongfu Amusement Everest at the south foot of Zijin Mountain, Xuanwu District, Nanjing, Jiangsu Province. It is adjacent to Zhongshan Mausoleum in the east and Plum Blossom Mountain in the south. It is located in Zhongshan Scenic Area and is the joint burial tomb of Emperor Taizu Zhu Yuanzhang and his empress. Since Queen Ma's posthumous title is "Empress Xiaoci Gao", and because she pursues filial piety to govern the world, she is named "Xiaoling". Covering an area of more than 1.7 million square meters, it is one of the largest imperial tombs in China.

Yuejiang Tower

Yuejiang Tower is located on the top of Shizi Mountain, Gulou District, Nanjing City, Jiangsu Province, by the Yangtze River; In the seventh year of Hongwu in the Ming Dynasty (1374), Zhu Yuanzhang, the Emperor Taizu of the Ming Dynasty, wanted to build it, but it was not built. The building is now completed in September 2001; It is famous for the Records of Reading the River Tower written by Song Lian, a literary expert in the early Ming Dynasty. It is one of the four famous buildings in the south of the Yangtze River and one of the ten famous historical and cultural buildings in China. It is also known as "the first building in the south of the Yangtze River"

Delicious Food

Duck blood and bean-starchy vermicelli soup

Duck Blood Vermicelli Soup is one of the most famous delicacies in Nanjing, and is also a representative of Jinling's special cuisine. Its appearance has a history of about 1400 years. Since thousands of years ago, the popularity of duck blood vermicelli soup has never declined.

Salted Duck

Salted duck is a famous specialty in Nanjing and one of the representatives of Jinling cuisine. It has a history of more than 2500 years. Salted duck can best reflect the original taste of duck.

Plum Blossom Cake

Plum Blossom Cake is a famous dessert in Nanjing, which originated in the Ming Dynasty and has now developed into a famous specialty snack in Jiangnan area. It is a food that people are no longer familiar with.