Built or Owned by Chinese

Built or Owned by Chinese outside China

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Ancient Nara Nara's Toshodaiji is founded by Ganjin (Jianzhen), a chinese monk who introduced Buddhism in Japan
Funerary and memory sites of the First World War SE10 Commonwealth Military Cemetery “Noyelles-sur-Mer Chinese Cemetery” and Chinese memorial “Noyelles-sur-Mer Chinese Memorial
Hoi An Contains variuos Chinese built/owned structure including several Chinese Assembly Halls named after the home region of their members where Chinese expatriate residents socialized and held meetings Eg Fujian, Chaozhao and Cantonese
Melaka and George Town There are Chinese temples in both Melaka and Georgetown
Samarkand Bibi-Khanym Mausoleum, Samarkand built by Chinese wife of Timur, Bibi
Singapore Botanic Gardens Hoo Ah Kay, original land owner, played a key role in the development of the Gardens in 1859
Thang Long "It was constructed on the remains of a Chinese fortress dating from the 7th century,.." (unesco)
Vigan Many of the structures in the Mestizo District along Calle Crisologo are "ancestral houses" built by rich Chinese traders ("Taipans"). The families later became creolised and took Spanish names


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