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New park to be added in East Coast New Town

New park to be added in East Coast New Town

Computer-generated 3D images of Jinwan East Coast Park, the first park to be added to the city's East Coast New Town, were unveiled recently. Covering an area of 609 mu (40.6 hectares), the park...

Houhuayuan, a must-see place in Nan’ao

Houhuayuan, a must-see place in Nan’ao

Houhuayuan Village, standing at a high altitude and veiled in clouds, is a popular destination for visitors to Nan'ao Island in Shantou.Located to the north of Guolao Mountain on the island,...

Traditional crafts displayed in Port-opening area

Traditional crafts displayed in Port-opening area

Masters of traditional crafts are bringing China's intangible cultural heritage to the Chaoshan Culture and Art Talent Street in the Port-opening area of Shantou.From now to September, the...

Ten select travel routes announced

Ten select travel routes announced

A total of 10 travel routes to experience different aspects of Shantou were recently announced on Shantou Olive Channel, the official online platform of the city's local television channel.The...

Xiaogongyuan Park bustling again as epidemic wanes

Xiaogongyuan Park bustling again as epidemic wanes

One of Shantou's most visited scenic spots for photography and a favorite place for local residents to take a stroll, the Port Opening Area of Xiaogongyuan Park suffered a blow when the novel...

Cycling event launched to promote Asian Youth Games

Cycling event launched to promote Asian Youth Games

A cycling event has been launched in Shantou to promote the 2021 Asian Youth Games. To participate, riders are required to sign up online, finish a route of 20.21 kilometers from a location they...

Routes selected for promoting cultural tourism

Routes selected for promoting cultural tourism

Three sightseeing routes in Shantou have been selected as part of the first batch of 64 historical and cultural routes in Guangdong Province, according to a list released May 11 by the provincial...

Popular destinations to greet the spring in city

Popular destinations to greet the spring in city

Travel agencies in Shantou are offering one-day tour routes to citizens as tourist sites have reopened after being closed due to the COVID-19 outbreak.Nan'ao – the most popular destination for...

Public squares in CBD, new landmarks of Shantou

Public squares in CBD, new landmarks of Shantou

Shidai Square, once a wasteland and now Shantou's central business district (CBD), is a witness to the city's development.The square, which takes up an area of 170,000 square meters, has...

An ancient port with redhead junks

An ancient port with redhead junks

Redhead junk boats, a symbol of the hardworking people of Chaoshan, are also a connection between the local folk and overseas Chinese of Chaoshan descent as over 200 years ago, millions of...

Online cultural resources offered to public

Online cultural resources offered to public

The city’s cultural facilities are offering online services during the COVID-19 epidemic to keep citizens entertained through online exhibitions and courses as well as digital books and journals.A...

City’s food businesses turn to online services

City’s food businesses turn to online services

The Spring Festival holiday should have been a high season for Shantou’s catering businesses, but the unexpected COVID-19 outbreak caught many restaurants off-guard. Amid the crisis, many...

Enjoy Interior Bay in Shantou

Enjoy Interior Bay in Shantou

As one of the top-eight tourist sites in Shantou, Interior Bay is a treasure of the city and its people. With banks adorned by high-rise buildings and a coastline dotted with boats and ships,...