Dongting Lake is located in the northeast of Hunan Province, with a large area, but its water is very shallow.
Dongting Lake is the reservoir of the Changjiang River
The size of the lake largely depends on the change of seasons。
Hubei and Hunan are named for their relative position with the lake.
Hubei means the north of the lake
Hunan is the south of the lake
Dongting Lake is the birthplace of dragon boat race.
It enjoys a high reputation in Chinese culture
It is said that the dragon boat race began on the East Bank of Dongting Lake
The purpose is to search for the remains of Qu Yuan, a patriotic poet of the state of Chu
Dragon Boat Race and beautiful scenery around Dongting Lake
It attracts tens of thousands of tourists from all over the country and all over the world every year.