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Located in the north of Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, Beihai is some 206 km away from Nanning in the northwest and 147 km from Haikou in the southeast. The downtown is embraced by the sea in its south, north and west sides. Besdies, it has two coastal islands, Weizhou Island (24.74 square kilometers) and Xieyang Island (1.8 square kilometers). The Weizhou Island is about 20.2 sea miles from the city center.



In ancient times, Beihai used to be the starting harbor of Maritime Silk Road, and also the distribution...