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The spiciest and cutest city of China

Chengdu is the capital of Sichuan’s province as well as one of the largest cities situated in Southwest China, and if you ever burned your throat in China, then you probably had a delicious Sichuan dish. At the other end of hot and spicy is soft and cuteness, and this is represented by Chengdu’s Giant… Continue reading The spiciest and cutest city of China

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Wide and Narrow Alley

If you want to know how an ancient street looks like and what ancient buildings there might have been, you should visit the Wide and Narrow Alley (Kuan-Zhai Lane) 宽窄巷子 in Chengdu. The newly restored old architecture dates back to the Ming (1368-1644) and Qing (1644-1911) dynasty and gives you an impression how people might… Continue reading Wide and Narrow Alley

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Visiting the giant panda

Chengdu is known for the giant panda. This fluffy black and white bear is native for China and it’s their national treasure. Unfortunately it is an endangered species since their natural habitat has been reduced. Pandas are now only found in some mountain areas in Sichuan, Gansu and Shaanxi province. To maintain and increase their… Continue reading Visiting the giant panda

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Chengdu people’s park

Chengdu People’s park人民公园 is one of the most popular and largest parks in Chengdu. You can not only find beautiful lakes and grass land, but also beautiful gardens, authentic tea houses and monuments like the Memorial to the Railway Protection Movement in 1911. Regularly there are performances and exhibitions in the park and just like… Continue reading Chengdu people’s park