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Guanxi Zhuang Autonomous Region
The Region is situated in the southern part of China, facing the Beibu Gulf on the South China Sea and has a border with Vietnam to the southwest. It is southwest China's most convenient access to the sea. ... Guangxi is like a large basin with higher ground surrounding a lower center. In addition, the region is very mountainous with a few plains.
As early as in the Neolithic Age, human beings started to live in this beautiful land. After Qin Shihuang unifying the whole China in 221BC, it belonged to Xiangjun Shire. The name of 'Fangcheng' firstly appeared in the history in the Song Dynasty (960-1279). ... Fangcheng District was formed in Guangxi and later in 1993, it was changed into a prefecture-level city.