Do you know how Guilin(桂林) gets its name? Actually, Guilin literally means “Forest of Osmanthus” in Chinese. The evergreen osmanthus trees are planted almost everywhere in Guilin city.
桂 Gui = osmanthus
林 Lin = forest
In autumn, sweet and golden osmanthus flowers are in full bloom, spreading their fragrance with the wind. Walk around the city, and you will smell a sweet fragrance in the air.