A traveler's guide to Guangzhou

A traveler’s guide to Guangzhou

Beijing and Shanghai are the largest and most famous Chinese metropolises, but they are not the only one. Guangzhou, the capital of Guangdong Province, probably gets less mentions in tourist brochures than its other two counterparts, but to those who know a bit of history, the name of Canton might sound more familiar. Guangzhou, or Canton as it was called in the past, has a distinct language and cuisine - Cantonese. Colorful Guangzhou with its neon-lit skyscrapers, large markets, shopping ma... [ read more ]