A landmark constructing in Chongqing, particularly the Hongya Cave in central downtown, lately grew to become a web-star on Douyin, a preferred Chinese language brief video sharing APP. Among the many high ten sights of China chosen by on-line media in the course of the previous 2018 Could Day Vacation, Hongya Cave ranked the second, solely after the Forbidden Metropolis in Beijing. After Hongya Cave rose to fame, it was stated to start to cost entrance charges of CNY 20 on nationwide public holidays, whereas it has lengthy been opened at no cost prior to now.
How did Hongya Cave change into a web-star?
|Hongya Cave at Night time|
With its distinctive architectural type, Hongya Cave all the time has the potential to be a web-star. The normal stilted homes alongside the river financial institution have been constructed on mountain cliffs and current historical Sichuan and Chongqing tradition to the most important diploma. When Douyin customers uploaded the movies of Hongya Cave adorned by dazzling lights at evening, it gained way more favor than earlier than. Some cautious netizens even identified that Hongya Cave appeared precisely like the tub home within the well-known Japanese anime movie Spirited Away, giving Hongya Cave extra connotations. Consequently, the cave grew to become identified to increasingly more vacationers.
Official causes to cost entrance charges
As for why to cost the doorway charges, the scenic space supervisor offers the next causes: first, the doorway payment is just charged on public holidays and the doorway payment won’t surpass CNY 20, which is appropriate for a majority of vacationers; second, the large vacationer movement is getting past the receiving capability of the scenic space, so it’s essential to restrict the movement; final however not the least, the rising vacationer quantity causes an increase in upkeep price, which drives the levy of entrance charges.
Hongya Cave to cost entrance charges, misuse of its reputation?
Hongya Cave has been opened free to the general public since its opening, now the doorway payment stirred disputes amongst vacationers. With the precedent that many scenic areas in China have canceled entrance charges, just like the West Lake of Hangzhou, Hongya Cave acts simply the opposite approach round. Earlier than this, there have been some sights beginning to cost entrance charges after changing into well-liked, like Phoenix Historic City of Hunan, receiving nothing however unhealthy critiques and antipathy from vacationers. Somebody stated they need to work out another methods to manage the visitors movement and lift funds for upkeep apart from cost entrance charges.
Anyway, whether or not the Hongya Cave will cost entrance charges on public holidays has not been determined but. Do you assume it’s a good suggestion or unhealthy thought?