The 9 Interesting Facts about the Great Wall of China - Page 7 of 9 - 9facts

The 9 Interesting Facts about the Great Wall of China

#7. The Great Wall sections

The Great Wall sections

The northwestern sections (e.g. in Gansu and Ningxia provinces) are likely to disappear in 20 years, due to desertification and change in human land use.The Jiankou Section of the Great Wall, known for being steep and winding, enjoys the most appearances on Great Wall picture books and post cards.The most famous section of the Great Wall — Badaling — has been visited by over 300 heads of state and VIPs from around the world. The first of which was Soviet statesman Klim Voroshilov in 1957. Source

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