Take a Virtual Tour of the Yangtze River

By Wylie, Judy Babcock | Daily Herald (Arlington Heights, IL), April 11, 1999 | Go to article overview

Take a Virtual Tour of the Yangtze River


Wylie, Judy Babcock, Daily Herald (Arlington Heights, IL)


Byline: Judy Babcock Wylie Daily Herald Correspondent

Online

If you want to know more about the Yangtze River, enter Yangtze in Yahoo's search box and it will bring you dozens of sites on the river's history, the upcoming river project, former flooding and current travel there. You can also take a virtual tour of the Yangtze River and its three gorges, with sketch maps, details and distances by checking out Chinavista's Virtualtours site at www.chinavista.com/travel/virtualtours.html. Chinavista also has virtual tours of other famous attractions in China, including the Terracotta Warriors, Ming Tombs and the Great Wall.

American Express Last Minute Travel Bargains can be found at http://travel.americanexpress.com/travel/. The deals are eye- popping as long as you can leave on a few weeks' notice. A recent great value: a 12-night Carnival cruise to Hawaii, air fare included from several cities, for $1,299.

Another good-value site is Consumerworld's, at www.consumerworld.org/pages/bargains.htm. Click on Discount Travel, and a list of dozens of sites dedicated to travel bargains comes up, including the American Express site mentioned above.

Know & Enjoy Mexico, at www.knowmexico.com/, is an interactive Mexico travel information resource containing descriptive material on more than 160 cities throughout Mexico with related data on hotels and other lodging options, travel-value packages, restaurants, local and nearby sights, activities, trailer/RV camps and other information of general interest. …

The rest of this article is only available to active members of Questia

Already a member? Log in now.

Notes for this article

Add a new note
If you are trying to select text to create highlights or citations, remember that you must now click or tap on the first word, and then click or tap on the last word.
One moment ...
Default project is now your active project.
Project items

Items saved from this article

This article has been saved
Highlights (0)
Some of your highlights are legacy items.

Highlights saved before July 30, 2012 will not be displayed on their respective source pages.

You can easily re-create the highlights by opening the book page or article, selecting the text, and clicking “Highlight.”

Citations (0)
Some of your citations are legacy items.

Any citation created before July 30, 2012 will labeled as a “Cited page.” New citations will be saved as cited passages, pages or articles.

We also added the ability to view new citations from your projects or the book or article where you created them.

Notes (0)
Bookmarks (0)

You have no saved items from this article

Project items include:
  • Saved book/article
  • Highlights
  • Quotes/citations
  • Notes
  • Bookmarks
Notes
Cite this article

Cited article

Style
Citations are available only to our active members.
Buy instant access to cite pages or passages in MLA, APA and Chicago citation styles.

(Einhorn, 1992, p. 25)

(Einhorn 25)

1. Lois J. Einhorn, Abraham Lincoln, the Orator: Penetrating the Lincoln Legend (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992), 25, http://www.questia.com/read/27419298.

Cited article

Take a Virtual Tour of the Yangtze River
Settings

Settings

Typeface
Text size Smaller Larger Reset View mode
Search within

Search within this article

Look up

Look up a word

  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
Please submit a word or phrase above.
Print this page

Print this page

Why can't I print more than one page at a time?

Help
Full screen

matching results for page

    Questia reader help

    How to highlight and cite specific passages

    1. Click or tap the first word you want to select.
    2. Click or tap the last word you want to select, and you’ll see everything in between get selected.
    3. You’ll then get a menu of options like creating a highlight or a citation from that passage of text.

    OK, got it!

    Cited passage

    Style
    Citations are available only to our active members.
    Buy instant access to cite pages or passages in MLA, APA and Chicago citation styles.

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn, 1992, p. 25).

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn 25)

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences."1

    1. Lois J. Einhorn, Abraham Lincoln, the Orator: Penetrating the Lincoln Legend (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992), 25, http://www.questia.com/read/27419298.

    Cited passage

    Thanks for trying Questia!

    Please continue trying out our research tools, but please note, full functionality is available only to our active members.

    Your work will be lost once you leave this Web page.

    Buy instant access to save your work.

    Already a member? Log in now.

    Oops!

    An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.