Sichuan and Chongqing Travel Guide
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Plan Your Sichuan and Chongqing Vacation
Renowned for spicy cuisine, giant pandas, and fiery tempers, Sichuan is one of China's most interesting and influential provinces. Chongqing is known as China's "mountain city." Vast and modern, while still retaining many of its old buildings—for now—Chongqing features a fascinating balance of modern Chinese dynamism and Sichuan spice.
Chinese-run hotels in Sichuan and Chongqing offer adequate accommodations at a reasonable price, but the staff usually won't speak English. There are more...read more
Eating out in Sichuan and Chongqing can be a boisterous affair, with the tables surrounding you filled with loud, animated diners. Almost anything in these...read more
Things To Do in Sichuan and Chongqing
Explore the best sights, entertainment, and shopping with our top choices and insider tips.
Emeishan: Hike 10,000 feet to the top of one of China's holy mountains and a UNESCO World Heritage Site.... Read more
Mysterious, endangered, and cuddly are a few of the monikers typically associated with China's best-known symbol. Dwindling in population would... Read more
Nearly a century ago, Chinese leader Sun Yat-sen first proposed damming the Three Gorges area of the Yangtze River, a project that subsequently... Read more
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With hot temperatures and sometimes poor air quality, visiting Beijing during the summer months can sometimes be miserable.
However, during our visit we were fortunate to have nice weather as we head from Read more
A short Beijing Metro ride and we surface in search of our destination to experience some more of for us amazing Beijing. Read more
General Itinerary and JR pass thoughts
Apr 23, 2014, 12:20 AM
Good Day everyone!
I was looking to get some advise on my basic itinerary and transportation conundrums.
May 29th JFK to NRT. Land at 9:00pm Read more