Guangzhou Travel Tips
Area Code: 020
Zip Code: 510000
Resident Population: 12,700,000
Liuhua Post Office
Location: No.151, Huanshi Xi Lu
Tiyu Dong Post Office
Location: No.7, Tiyu Dong Lu
Di Shi Fu Post Office
Location: No.76, Shifu Lu
Bank: Guangdong Branch of Bank of China is located in the Guangdong International Financial Building, No.197, Dongfeng Xi Lu. You can have your money exchanged here, or at a sub-branch.
Sub-branches of Bank of China
Yanjiang Sub-branch: No.91, Changdi Lu
Haizhu Sub-branch: No.162, Xingang Xi Lu
Passport holders of 53 countries and regions including USA, UK, Canada, Australia, France, Germany, Italy, Portugal, Brazil, Mexico, etc. are granted a visa-free stay of up to 144 hours when taking an international transfer via Baiyun International Airport.
Read details about 144-Hour Visa-Free Transit.
|Consulate General of U.S.A in Guangzhou|
Consulates in Guangzhou1. Consulate General of the United States of America
Location: No.1, Shamian Nan Jie
2. Consulate General of Australia
Location: Floor 14-15, Main Building, GITIC Plaza, No. 339, Huanshi Dong Lu
3. Consulate General of Canada
Location: Room 801, China Hotel Office Tower, Liuhua Lu
International SOS (China) Ltd.
Location: Room 1502, Dongshan Plaza, 69, Xi'an Lie Zhong Lu
Admin Tel: 86-20-8732 6253
Admin Fax: 86-20-8732 6417
Related Links: China Embassies Abroad Foreign Embassies and Consulates in China
Guangdong University of Foreign Studies
Location: No.2, North of Baiyun Avenue
South China University of Technology
Location: Wushan Lu, Tianhe District
|A Police Car in the city|
During its rapid development, not only good people were attracted to the city, but also some who were dangerous. Consequently, public security there is less than that in any other Chinese city. Here we list some tips useful anytime you are away from home.
1. Be careful of your bags and valuables when in a railway station.
2. Avoid going out at night.
3. Take the taxi, especially yellow ones; never take a motorcycle.
4. Take good care of your belongings anytime you are in the street.
5. Avoid responding to strangers.
|Spring Festival in Guangzhou|
In addition to local festivals, as a big city, it also hosts international conferences and activities, of which the Canton Fair is the most influential.
The Chinese Export Commodities Fair or Canton Fair originated in the spring of 1957. It is held biannually every spring and autumn in this prosperous city. This fair is the largest comprehensive international trade fair in China with the longest history, highest level, largest scale and the most merchants. It is held in China Import & Export Fair (Pazhou) Complex at No. 380, Middle Yuejiang Road, Haizhu District, Guangzhou.
Getting to know more tips for travel in China, please visit China Travel Advice.
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