Travel Tips

Tips for Traveling in China

1. Once you buy it in China, it is yours. Like most foreign countries, make sure you are happy with the exact merchandise being sold to you. Inspect what you intend to buy, and not a sample with a “factory sealed” package to be delivered upon payment. 2. China has competitive and generally reliable electronics malls in the major cities. ... Read More »

Travel agencies in Guangzhou

If you are a foreign traveler who does not know much about China and wants to learn more about Guangzhou or other cities in Guangdong Province and other cities in China. you can choose a local travel agency or find a guide in Guangzhou. They will be a big help to you. In Jiaoju Lu which close to the Beijing ... Read More »

Guangzhou Laundry

Few lower end hotels and hostels have coin-operated self-service laundry room. Self-service laundromats are not available on the streets, although dry clean and laundry stores are available to clean your clothes. Normally you can drop your clothes off and pick them up the next day. One laundry chain is TianTian Laundry (天天洗衣), which is conveniently located in all Guangzhou Metro ... Read More »

Yang Cheng Tong

Guangzhou has a fairly efficient and rapidly expanding public transportation system. If you intend to stay in Guangzhou for an extensive period of time, purchase a multi-purpose Yang Cheng Tong (羊城通) stored value card, similar to the Octopus Card in Hong Kong. The card can now be used in selected metro areas in the Guangdong province. You will gain discount ... Read More »

Best time visit Guangzhou

In terms of climate, the best time to visit Guangzhou is between October and February Alternatively (autumn and winter), April and May are also good months. Since summer season is the peak tourist season, travelers should avoid visiting Guangzhou during this time. If you choose to visit Guangzhou during summer, make sure that you have made your reservations well in ... Read More »

Banks in Guangzhou

Asia Bank in Guangzhou Hong Kong Nanyang Commercial Bank(南洋商业银行) Guangdong, Guangzhou, Room 402, Skygalleria, CITIC Plaza, No.233 Tianhebei Lu, 广州市天河区天河北路233号中信广场商场402铺 Tianhe District 510613 China Tel: 020-38912668 Fax: 020-83842726 E-mail: Only available online Website: www.ncb.com.hk Chong Hing Bank Guangzhou Representative Office(创兴银行广州代表处) Guangdong, Guangzhou, Room 302, No.7 Yongshengshangsha, Donghu Lu, 广州市越秀区东湖路永胜上沙7号302室 Yuexiu District 510100 Tel: 020-83758300 Website: www.chbank.com/en/index.shtml Bank of East Asia(东亚银行) ... Read More »

Tips for Eating and Drinking

You will be using chopsticks for most meals in Chinese restaurants here in Guangzhou, so practice before coming. You will find Western utensils available in most restaurants (fork, spoon and knife). Guangzhou has the best cuisine. There is no other province that can compare to Guangzhou. Guangdong Province has some of the best and fertile land in China. In Guangzhou, ... Read More »

Tips on buying Chinese Antiques

The following tips can be referred to when foreigners buy Chinese antiques in China. 1.Antiques dating before 1795 cannot be legally exported. 2. Choose the shops owned by the government. 3.Keep the purchase receipts and show it to the customs when leaving China. 4. Make sure that the antiques you bought carry a wax seal indicating that it is authentic ... Read More »

visa for transiting passengers in Guangzhou Airport

Guangzhou Airport Customs, the Guangzhou Baiyun Entry-Exit Frontier Inspection Office, and the Guangzhou Entry-Exit Inspection & Quarantine Bureau signed the “Strategic Cooperation Agreement for the Promotion of the Construction of the Baiyun Airport”. More than 30 innovative services will be available at the Baiyun Airport, including 24-hour passenger clearance service, Credible Enterprises system, simplified customs procedures, and application of the ... Read More »

Amarica Banks In Guangzhou

Delta Air Lines(美国达美航空公司) Rm2515, 25/F, Bank of America Plaza, No. 555 Renmin Zhong Road, Guangzhou, Guangdong, 广州市人民中路555号美国银行中心25楼15室 Yuexiu District 510613 China Tel: 020-81306292 Fax: 020-81306252 E-mail: Only available online Website: www.delta.com Bank of America(美国银行) About Us: Bank of America Corporation, based in Charlotte, North Carolina is one of the largest financial services companies, largest bank by assets, third largest commercial ... Read More »

Europe Banks In Guangzhou

Banks in Guangzhou BMPS – Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena http://www.mps.it Unit 1708, Tower A, Center Plaza, 161 Linhexi Road, Tianhe District, Guangzhou, P.R.C. PC 510620 Tel: 38251001, 38251002 Fax: 38251003 E-mail: mpsgz@hotmail.com Banque Crédit-Agricole www.credit-agricole.fr Room 2501-2503, Guangzhou International Electrical Tower, 403 Huanshi Dong lu, Guangzhou, P.R.C. PC 510095 Tel: 87324608 Fax: 87324272/3 ABN AMRO www.abnamro.com Room 1804, ... Read More »

Tips for saving money traveling in China

When you are planning for an independent travel, you might need to work out a budget. The ideal vacation will give the most fun for the least spending. The following tips might help you save money in travels: 1. In general, the expenses on transportation command a big part of the budget. Travel by train if you have enough time. ... Read More »