Qingdao,is a major city in eastern Shandong province, China. It borders Yantai to the northeast, Weifang to the west and Rizhao to the southwest. Lying across the Shandong Peninsula while looking out to the Yellow Sea, Qingdao today is a major seaport, naval base, and industrial center. The fresh air of Qingdao always impresses visitors. The sea gives a refreshing smell and relaxing atmosphere. In 2008, Qingdao was named China's 7th-most livable city.