Guangzhou - One week, two week itineraries



"Guangzhou is the birthplace of dim sum, which puts it pretty high on my list of foodie destinations."bohemiantrails.com
"Guangzhou is a modern city, but with deep and important historical roots in China."peanutsorpretzels.com
"Guangzhou is probably not on everyone's list without those kinds of attractions, but for a stopover I think it's perfect!"flightsandfrustration.com
"Guangzhou is the third biggest city in China, and is located barely two hours by bus from Macau (more about Macau)."peanutsorpretzels.com
"Guangzhou is rapidly catching up to Shanghai and Beijing."travel2next.com
"Guangzhou is the best gateway for tourists from Hong Kong and southern Asia to enter mainland China."belaroundtheworld.com

South China

Guangzhous location

Guangzhou at a glance

Very Touristic



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Around Guangzhou


Foshan Shadi Airport (FUO)

Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport (CAN)

Guangzhou Zhengguo International Airport (TBD)

About Guangzhou

Guangzhou is a world city (China (China itineraries)) with a population of 14,000,000. And Guangzhou is in south China. Guangzhou gives you the possibility to relax after a long city walk next toby a river. And the nearest neighbour city is Shenzhen.

Things to do

Living in a house of boys, I knew of Canton, Ohio because of the Pro Football Hall of Fame, but I honestly didn’t know much about what else the city had to offer. To my surprise, Canton can be a great destination even if you are not into football. ...


Something to Do for Everyone

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. and has a huge airport hub connecting international flights to domestic or further international flights. Cheap business class flights Temple of the Six Banyan Trees - CHINA - Layover in Guangzhou: what to do in 4 -12 hours ...


Layover in Guangzhou : 4-5 hours in Yuexiu Park

Layover in Guangzhou : 4-5 hours on Shamian Island

Layover in Guangzhou : 2-3 hours street food & Sacred Heart Cathedral

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Did you know the Lincoln Highway runs through Downtown Canton, Ohio? Neither did I until a recent visit. . Sure, fans flock to it in droves every year. Heck, even I had a great time on a recent visit. But, what else is there to do in Canton? You know, what makes Canton, Ohio unique? A visit to the city gave me so much ...


2 Thoughts to “10 Unique Things to Do in Canton, Ohio”

3. Escape Room Downtown

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, Guangzhou has quickly emerged as one of the most famous travel destinations in China. With a population of 14.5 million people, Guangzhou is one of the biggest cities in China (China in detail) and, along with Shenzhen, is the economic powerhouse of the Southern half of the country. Guangzhou’s size makes it one of the best cities to ...

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Eat & drink

, serving locally sourced fresh meals, for a wonderful burger and hand cut fries. ...

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One of the best things about Sino Trade Center is that Xin Tai Le Restaurant is adjacent to it! While I did enjoy several meals there, I’d like to mention two other nearby restaurants that I visited on this trip – Roast Goose Chain and Li Yuan. ...

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To me, the most impressive parts of Guangzhou were Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall, Shamian Island, as it is an oasis in the giant city, the Hualin Temple, and just walking along the pedestrian streets and Jade Market. Additionally, the average roads taking in what daily life meant to those who live here is fascinating.

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As I already mentioned, Guangzhou is the southern centre of China, so it should be a mandatory part of your China trip. Here are a few other reasons you should visit Guangzhou… ...

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If I would have to sell this idea to you, here is what I would say: Guangdong Province has the best food in China. If you love food as much as I do, I shouldn’t need to convince you any longer. Otherwise, the strong colonial heritage and ..

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Es una fábrica de latas abandonada poblada de restaurantes alternativos y galerías de arte. Como te podrás imaginar, es la zona elegida por jóvenes artistas y diseñadores. ...

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Guangzhouis the geographical, historical and cultural core of the country’s southern part. Being such an important city, it is no wonder that there is a lot to see and a lot to do there. It is full of places of interest and opportunities to try. If you want to explore it in full, you need ...


Day 3 of your Guangzhou itinerary

Alternative itinerary for Day 3 in Guangzhou

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The first day, I recommend covering some of the main sights around the city. Depending where you are staying, you may be able to walk to the start, otherwise, take the metro and make your way to stop number one: Huaisheng Mosque. ...


Day Two Itinerary in Guangzhou

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Our second hotel was fantastic, it was called South & North International Apartments . This place was brilliant! The location was excellent, it was located right near Beijing (Beijing itineraries) Road so it was very close to lots of shops, heaps of restaurants, the central train lines and all the things you want to see and do in Guangzhou.

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Hi, I searched for that South & North International Apartments location. And I found three different locations for it. One put it right across the street from the Peoples’ Park. The two others was way south east, and due south of the park. Where can I see a reliable location on a map? What were your favourite places ...

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China’s trading capital, formerly known as Canton attracts a mix of business travellers, city-break connoisseurs and was the home to the Asian Games in 2010. The buzzing contemporary districts popping up around the River Pearl offer modern innovation alongside an abundance of quiet, calm and zen.

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On the north side of the river is the old part of Guangzhou city center. One of the best destinations of Liwan is the Shangxiajiu Pedestrian Street, which is lined with shops and restaurants. From local brands to global brands like Nike, you can literally shop til you drop on Shangxiajiu street.


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To get the best introduction to Guangzhou, where you stay matters. I highly recommend staying as central as possible. This means you can easily walk around. However, if you need to take the metro, it really is easy to get around as it is well labeled. ...

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