A Brief Introduction to Chongqing

Chongqing

Photo 1:Chongqing, China

        Chongqing, the alias the River City, also known as the Mountain City, is located in the southwest of China. The Yangtze River and the Jialing River merge here, holding the key posts of water routes in Sichuan and Chongqing. It has always been a competitive battleground of vital importance for military strategists. Chongqing is surrounded by mountains, the entire city is built on rugged mountain rocks, the buildings are stacked and the roads are spiraling up.

 "Oriental Chicago"

Photo 2:Chongqing, Called “Oriental Chicago” by the American “Economist” Magazine

        Chongqing is a modern city with a long history. The written records about Chongqing can be traced back to 3,000 years ago. Chongqing is the birthplace of Bayu culture. In 1189, Emperor Song Guang Zong(Zhao Dun) set up “Chongqing Fu” here, and Chongqing was named after that. During the War of Resistance Against Japanese Aggression, Chongqing was known as the provisional capital of the Republic of China. In 1997, Chongqing became one of the four municipalities directly under the central government of China, making it the largest “city” in the world.

Chongqing is a famous Fog City  with the name of “Furnace”. Spring and Autumn, when the climate is mild and suitable, are the best time to travel in Chongqing. Chongqing is rich in hot spring resources, and it is a famous “homeland of hot springs”.

Jiefangbei

Photo 3:Jiefangbei, the First Street in the West of China

        There are alleys in all directions, and all-night food stalls in Chongqing. Jiefangbei is the center of Chongqing and the largest commercial shopping center of Chongqing, it is a good place for shopping and enjoying food.

Dazu Stone Carvings, Chongqing

Photo 4:Dazu Stone Carvings, Chongqing

Dazu Stone Carvings

Photo 5:Dazu Stone Carvings, the World Cultural Heritage

        Night scenes, hot pot and beautiful women are the three most shining city cards of Chongqing.

The Night of Chongqing

Photo 6:The Night of Chongqing, the Mountain City

the night scenes, Chongqing

Photo 7:the Night Scenes Worth Millions of Dollars, Chongqing

          The night scenes of Chongqing has been listed as one of the three major city night scenes in the world, known as the “Small Hong Kong” and “the night scenes worth millions of dollars” . Standing on the viewing platform, you have a panoramic view of the two rivers. The lights group in the prosperous business districts is the center, the decorated lanterns of the main roads and the bridges are the link, and the lights of thousands of folk houses are the background, form a lights sea, orderly up and down and well laid out.

Chongqing Hot Pot

Photo 8:Chongqing Hot Pot, the Representative of Chongqing Food Culture

        Chongqing has the name of “Hot Pot Capital of China”, Chongqing Hot Pot is spicy and delicious, the more you eat, the more you want, allowing you unable to stop.

Chongqing Beauty

Photo 9: Chongqing Women,the Coexistence of Elegance and Beauty

        Chongqing is rich in beauty, and Chongqing women are pretty and charming, efficient and able. Popular business districts such as Jiefangbei and Guanyinqiao are good places to look for beautiful women.

 

 

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