Have a Taste of Sichuan Cuisine (吃川菜)
An internationally-renowned food culture city, as well as the home to the Sichuan cuisine, Chengdu was named by UNESCO the City of Gastronomy in February, 2010. As the saying goes, "You haven't really been to Sichuan if you didn't eat Sichuan-style foods."
More travelers flying overseas from Chengdu
An increasing number of people are taking international flights from Chengdu as the city seeks a more global presence. Latest data from Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport show that the passenger load for flights from Chengdu to London and Amsterdam stayed beyond 90 percent from Jan 1 to 10.
Jul 01, 2014
Why it's Chengdu, again?
Known for its mouth-watering cuisines and rich tourism resources, the capital city of Sichuan province is a magnet for travelers both from China and abroad. Envy of other western Chinese cities, it has also become increasingly attractive for senior foreign officials in recent years.
Jul 09, 2014
Tips: Voltage and Sockets Used in China
You must have the knowledge of the voltage and sockets used in China when you travel in Chengdu as an overseas tourist, to ensure that your electronic appliances you have brought with you work well and safely.
Nov 14, 2014
High-speed trains starts running between Chengdu and Beijing
High-speed trains between Beijing and Chengdu started running on Jan 1, 2015, cutting the travel time to 14.5 hours.
Jan 03, 2015
Foreigners Go for Spring Outing in Shixiang Lake
Themed "Explore Chengdu," the event was aimed to offer foreigners who are living, working, studying or traveling in the city an opportunity to enjoy enchanting spring sceneries of suburban Chengdu.
Apr 21, 2015
Panda to be Inseminated via China
Having traveled 7,000 miles from Chengdu to Washington, the sample is now preserved in the SCBI's cryopreservation bank at the National Zoo. It may later be used to artificially inseminate Mei Xiang, the Zoo's 16-year-old female giant panda.
Apr 26, 2015
Welcome to Chengdu, City of Gastronomy
Chengdu ranked 1st on China’s most popular domestic travel destinations list and 70% travelers come to the city for its food, according to a travel report published by Mafengwo, a major tourist information website in China.
Jun 18, 2015
Enjoy Your Travel in Chengdu
With a pleasant climate, Chengdu is endowed with stunning natural beauty and has lots of beautiful and amazing tourist attractions.
Oct 19, 2016
Best Time for Travel in Chengdu
The best periods to visit Chengdu are from March to June when the weather is not hot, and September to November, when it cools down and the heavy rains are gone.
Jun 06, 2016
Why Choose Chengdu as Travel Destination?
Have a look of all the exquisite gardens, temples, shrines, and museums in and around Chengdu.
Jul 23, 2016
Plan Your Trip to Jiuzhaigou From Chengdu
It is recommended that you get to Chengdu first and, after visiting the Giant Panda and places of interest in the city, head for Jiuzhaigou for an eye feast of forests, waterfalls, snow-capped peaks and all kinds of natural beauty in autumn, the best season to travel in the dream-like world.