Chengdu city is progressive, thriving and beautiful.
It is a modern metropolis with a history dating back more than 2300 years. Located in southwestern China, it is the provincial capital of Sichuan. It also boasts a rich collection of culture heritage, as well as picturesque rivers, lakes and forests. Chengdu has nice weather and is also widely known as “The City Impossible to Leave after Coming”.
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When travel in Chengdu, you should know beforehand that most of famous attractions are located outside of the city proper. Getting close to the cute giant pandas and marvelling at the Xiling snow mountain will be interesting trip activities. If you are interested in Chinese history, you should go to Thatched Cottage of Du Fu and Wuhou Memorial Temple, which have been home to two historical figures: poet Du Fu and Chinese hero Zhuge liang. Jinli Ancient Street and Kuan & Zhai Alley are best place to taste the featured local cuisine and view Chengdu’s ancient architectures.
So welcome to Chengdu, enjoy nice food, have fun!
Sichuan cuisine is perhaps the most popular throughout the country and across the world. It is recognized internationally for its zesty spices and deep flavor. However, the highly distinctive burn-your-mouth spices are not the food's only characteristic. Sichuan cuisine boasts a variety of flavors and different methods of cooking, featuring hot, sweet, sour, salty, or tongue-numbing. All kinds of food here are waiting for you.
Hot Pot Chuan Chuan Xiang Sichuan Noodles
History & Culture
Chengdu is a famous cultural city with a recorded history of over 2300 years, although there is evidence that Chengdu’s human habitation dates back to 3,700 – 4,500 years ago. Since established as the capital of Ancient Shu Kingdom, the city has played an important part in Chinese history. Especially in terms of culture, Chengdu has a lot of unique achievements, from opera, painting, and tea culture to Sichuan embroidery.
Tea Art Performance
Chengdu has a wealth of commercial areas and malls offering a mix of stores, restaurants and entertainment venues. Popular malls dotted around the city, such as Sino-Ocean Taikoo Li, Global Center and Yintai Centre in99, which are also packed with clothes stores and supermarkets selling local and Western brands, cinemas, fitness centers and education training centers.
Sino-Ocean Taikoo Li Chengdu
Chengdu Yintai Centre in99