Guangzhou Never Stands Still

Guangzhou Travel and Business Guide

With China becoming a frontrunner in the arena of trade where various Chinese cities have an increasing influence on decisions related to financial markets, companies and the world economy as a whole, you can't sit idle and turn a blind eye to the happenings. Rather, it's the time to take stock of the situation and visit the upcoming business hubs of China, which are going to rule the future of the world trade. In case you are eyeing Beijing as your destination, include Guangzhou, China (also known as Canton) on your travel itinerary without fail.

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Business Overview

Guangzhou Business Building Business area in Tianhe District

Guangzhou has been a well-known commercial port in China since the ancient times. Thanks to the opening up and reforms of the China trade within the past few years, the city has made astounding strides in the area of economic development. Being home to a number of factories and assembly lines that help in mass production, which is hard to find anywhere else in the world, the city has been fittingly called the "workshop of the world" by many businesspersons.

If you are searching for one of the leading economic and manufacturing regions of Mainland China, this key port of the Pearl River Delta would be the ideal destination for you. Considered to be one of the most important centers of foreign commerce, the city can give an unmatched boost to your business success.


Be it the popular Canton Fair - a major event held in the city that attracts many foreign businesses, state of the art business centers and exhibition halls like Jinhan Exhibition Center, GICEC (Guangzhou International Convention & Exhibition center), the old Liuhua Complex and the Pazhou Complex, businessmen had never had it so good. All these places in the city have superior geographic location, professional service and excellent facilities on offer to promote trade and economics.

Tourist attractions

If you thought that a trip to Canton is all about business, think again. Apart from being a dynamic commercial hub, this city also acts as the center of education, tourism, politics, culture and communication in southern China.

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Whether you are on a business tour or leisure trip to the city, you will have plenty of options to keep yourself busy. The city has a long list of tourist attractions, each of which has something unique to offer the visitors and mesmerize them. Some of the popular spots that you may visit are the Bright Filial Piety Temple, Pearl River, Yuexiu Park, Chen Clan Academy, Xiguan, White Cloud Mountain, Lotus Hill and Chimelong Resort - just to name a few.

If you would love to shop to your heart's content, the city has plenty to appease your taste and preferences. Be it the shopping streets like Shang Xia Jiu Pedestrian Street or Beijing Lu in Yuexiu District, shopping malls like Galaxy Computer Plaza or TeeMall, you can have a lot of options to buy souvenirs and knick-knacks for friends and family.

If you happen to be in the city during any Chinese festival like the Spring Festival, Dragon Boat Festival, Chinese Valentine's Day Festival, Winter Solstice, Mid-autumn Festival or Tomb Sweeping Day, you can enjoy the festivity and fervor from close quarters.

So, know Canton better before you plan your next business or leisure trip to the city.

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