Floweriness Cafe (Italian Restaurant)
Come taste great Italian Food in Chongqing
L626 6/F Metropolitan Plaza, 68 Zouron Rd 邹容路68号大都会广场L626佛洛力斯餐厅
江北航空旅行社 Chongqing's Leading Tour Services with Yangtze River Cruises and
tours to Sanxia and the "Three Gorges" No.3 Shuanggang Road,
Yizhong City 长江三峡，九寨沟，三峡大坝水利枢纽 重庆市宜中市双岗路3号 T 86-23-8903-4066
Restaurant of the Month:
"Some Indian Restaurant"
Indian Food has never tasted so good !
Jiefangbei, Zhonghua St (near Mailedi KTV) 解放碑中华巷5号附2号麦乐迪歌城旁402车站对面 T
Haagen Dazs Ice Cream Yes there is Haagen Dazs in Chongqing 观音桥店：江北区北城天街8号 Jiangbei, Beichengtian Street #8
Starbucks Coffee And a few Starbucks
#8 Beichengtian Street
#88 Jialing Riverside Road
#166 Minzu Road
. Yuzhong District
#49, Xiaoxin Road, Shapingba
Golf & Country Club
Excellent golfing facilities conveniently close to
No.8 Lailusi Shimahe, Jiangbei District
rivergolf @ 163.com
Green Days Sushi (2 Locations) - Jiangbei -
Paradise walk, 1F, Room 1 B26
T 86-23-6770-2262 - Jiefangbei - Metropolitan Plaza 6F
Thai Rice House泰香米 Excellent
Thai Food in Chongqing
Jiangbei, Paradise walk, 1F, Room 1 B28
Mei Zhui Mei (Sichuan
Jiangbei Paradise Walk, B08
棉花俱乐部 Central location, open from 9pm to
LG Floor, Meili.com Jiaochang Kou, Yuzhong
Featured Bar of the Month:
Dee Dee's Bar
Chongqing Expat's favoured hangout,
British Pub for Old Farts and Hot Babes
86 Nanping Xinjie, Nan An District
Origin of Name
重庆 = Chongqing = 重 ("again") + 庆 ("celebrate") i.e. "double
Chongqing is a modern
city with more than 3,000 years history.
Chongqing is the fourth municipality after Beijing, Shanghai and Tianjin
Chongqing has the largest area and population among these four
municipalities in China.
Chongqing has an area of 82,400 square kilometers and has 40
The annual average temperature in Chongqing is 18
There are numerous ethnic groups residing in Chongqing, including Miao,
Han and Tibetan.
The International Travel Festival is held in Chongqing every year from
May through June.
Chongqing is called Yu for short. It is situated in the southeast of the
Sichuan Basin and the confluence between the Yangtze River and the
Jialing River. It is the largest and most densely populated municipality
directly under the Central Government. Efforts are being made to turn
Chongqing into a modern metropolis with the largest foreign market
oriented industrial base in West China. On March 14, 1997, Chongqing was
officially proclaimed the fourth municipality directly under the
jurisdiction of the Central Government.
Chongqing abounds in biological resources, ore and waterpower as well as
the Three Gorges tourist resources. Being the largest industrial and
commercial center in southwest China, Chongqing boasts comprehensive
industries of advanced iron and steel, chemicals, electric power,
automobile manufacturing, machine-building, shipbuilding, construction
materials, textiles, and foodstuff. Chongqing is also the land and water
communication hub in southwest China. The port of Chongqing is the
biggest in the upper reaches of the Yangtze River.
Known as a "Mountain City", Chongqing was constructed on the mountain
slopes and along the riversides. It has a long history and numerous
scenic spots and historic sites.
city is very hilly it is the only major metropolitan area in China
without significant numbers of bicycles.
It is renowned in particular for gardens with unique beauty. Famous
tourist sites include the stone carvings in Dazu County, the Three
Gorges scenery, the South Hot Spring Park, the North Hot Spring Park,
and Red Crag Memorial Museum.
Chongqing is one one of the largest cities in the world and is the
economic center; hub of waterways, land, and air transportation in
Southwest China with busy rivers and highways radiating in all
directions; and an inland river port with foreign trade in the west of
China; an integrated industrial city with balance developed agriculture
Chongqing is also referred to as "Yu", the "Mountain City", the "River
City"; the "Foggy City"; the "Furnace City"; and
the "Gateway to the West".