G4 Beijingâ€“Hong Kongâ€“Macau Expressway
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The Beijing - Hong Kong - Macao highway or Jinggang'ao highway (Chinese京 港澳 高速公路, Pinyin Jīnggǎng'ào Gaosu Gonglu, english Beijing- Hong Kong - Macau Expressway), Ch: Abbr G4 is a 2284 km long motorway in China, which connects the capital Beijing in the north with the important South China economic region around Guangzhou (Canton), Hong Kong and Macao. The first piece of highway from Beijing to Shijiazhuang was built already in 1986 and completed in 1993 as one of China's first motorways. The full motorway was opened in late 2004.
The highway runs from Beijing over the cities of Baoding, Shijiazhuang and Handan in Hebei Province, Xinxiang, Zhengzhou, Luohe and Xinyang, Henan Province, Wuhan and Xianning, Hubei Province, Yueyang, Changsha, Zhuzhou, Hengyang and Chenzhou in the province Hunan and Shaoguan, Guangzhou, Shenzhen in Guangdong Province to Hong Kong. A branch of the highway that G4W, branches in Guangzhou and leads to Zhuhai in Macao.