Chengdu City, the capital of Sichuan, is both the cultural and industrial center of the agricultural Chengdu Plain of southwest China. The history of the city spans more than 2000 years and the city abounds with historical and cultural relics and is famed also for its satins and brocades. Notable attractions include the Dujiangyan Irrigation Project, the Thatched Cottage of Du Fu and the Wuhou Memorial Temple. Detailed information about Chengdu Travel Guide
The panda is the Chinese people's beloved animal. It is a treasure of China, but now it is endangered. For their better protection, a Giant Panda Breeding and Research Center was set up in northern suburbs of Chengdu.