Dezhou is approximately 120 miles (193 kilometers) away from Tianjin, a an important city in China.
Dezhou is not the only place in this popular region worth experiencing; those with enough time should also set out to see the magic of the surrounding landscapes, towns and cities.
The best places for travelers to visit when they first arrive in a new town are the ones that provide a picture of the local culture. Head to Shandong's indoor markets.
For those who love the water, this is a great place for watersports. Boating is a common pastime and another great outdoor sport is swimming. A great way to experience the wild open spaces around Dezhou is to sign up for a mountain climbing or hiking adventure.
Those who are well-travelled have learned that the best way to get the most out of any trip is to pick up some practical words and phrases in the local language. Why not try to pronounce "Nǐ yào bú yào gēn wǒ tiàowǔ" This is Mandarin for "Would you like todance with me?" And, learning "Zhèiwèi xiānsheng huì qīngdān", which means "This gentleman/lady will pay for everything", can make all the difference.
Sadly, vacations rarely last forever, but be rest assured, when you're ready to leave the region, rest assured, you'll have many special memories to keep forever.