Beautiful landscapes alongside Qingdao marathon circuit
The much-awaited Qingdao marathon will hit the city on Oct 28. The race track in the city is set alongside coastline which unfolds the most beautiful scenery of Qingdao to athletes from home and abroad. It is also dubbed as China's most beautiful coastal circuit.
If you're running in this year's marathon, here are some of the places you'll pass by during the race.
The starting point is located at the Qingdao municipal government. The 2018 Qingdao Marathon is starting at the bustling Hong Kong Road. [Photo provided to chinadaily.com.cn]
Founded in the 1930s, Qiangdao Badaguan Scenic Spot is one of the most famous tourist attractions in Qingdao. In late autumn, leaves in Badaguan's avenue fall down like butterflies presenting a beautiful landscape for athletes. [Photo provided to chinadaily.com.cn]