A professional fluent in both English and Chinese. Spent most of time in different countries. Open minded. Enjoy the city and very happy to give useful pointers to visitors. Interested in hiking, mountain climbing, white water rafting, biking, marathon, foods, music, museum, yoga, sports, travel, urban exploration of hidden historic sites. And of course I can give recommendations to where you can find the above in the city.
Chongqing opened its bonded area in 1891, and my apartments are situated right in this area. The city preserves the original ancient towns, and also has the most modern international developments, all are built along the river banks and mountains. Its natural reserves and cultural relics are among the UN natural and cultural heritage sites.
Now the city, as a geo center within China, becomes the national hub where both the new Silk Road to Europe and Yangtze River Belt meet. The city is also a central hub for Asian travels. It can reach most major cities in Asia within 2 to 4 hours, including China/Tibet, Japan, Korea, Thailand, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Vietnam, Cambodia, Philippines, Malaysia, Maldives etc. It also has direct flights to Europe, Mideast, North America and Australia.