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Shenzhen Metro Line 1 extension


Shenzhen metro Line 1 extension (Lo Po line) consists of  a total of 15 stations, of which there will be 13 underground stations: Baishizhou stations(opened 2010), high-tech Park Station(opened 2010), Shenzhen University Station (opened 2010), Taoyuan Station, Dah Sing Station, Lei Yue Mun Point, the former Gulf Station , Xin station, Baoan Central Station, Po [...]

Dec 9 2010, 8:38 pm | Posted in Transportation | Read More »

Shenzhen Metro Line 2

Stage 1 of Shenzhen Metro Line 2 (Shown in pink on the map) is due to open this December 28th. The second stage will open mid 2011. Shenzhen Metro Line 2 runs from east to west across shenzhen, in the southern area of the city, travelling through Luohu, Futian District, Nanshan subdistricts and finally into [...]

Dec 9 2010, 8:07 pm | Posted in Transportation | Read More »

Shenzhen Metro Line 5


Shenzhen Metro Line 5 will run from just east of Huanggang / Futian Border to the north west sector of Baoan. The line will be open in time for the 2011 Shenzhen 26th World University Games. Consisting of 27 stations, Shenzhen metro Line 5 will cover a distance of approx. 40km and will have both [...]

Dec 9 2010, 8:05 pm | Posted in Transportation | Read More »

Hainan Airlines opens direct Sydney-Shenzhen flights from January 2011


China’s Hainan Airlines will commence direct flights from Sydney to Shenzhen from January 19, 2011. Flights from Sydney will depart every Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday at 10.10am, arriving at Shenzhen at 4.20pm. The service will then continue to Hangzhou for a 7.50pm arrival. Return flights will take place on Monday, Wednesday and Saturday – departing [...]

Dec 3 2010, 9:41 am | Posted in Transportation | Read More »

Coco Park North – Shopping Park

Shopping park

Coco Park North – Shopping Park is the older shopping mall across the road, North obviously, from Coco Park. It is the same exit as Coco park, But use the exit opposite Coco park in the Metro. Coco Park North sat empty and idle for many years, With only k box and Mountain Sea Feast [...]

Nov 30 2010, 6:53 pm | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Q Club Futian

Q Club Shenzhen

Q club is the most recently opened club in Coco park North (Shopping park. Replacing Cucumber bar, Q club has shifted the separate sofa area and converted it into 2 nicely decorated private rooms. The club inside has a professional tuned DJ set up and nice high stool seating. The converted outside area has plenty [...]

Nov 30 2010, 6:52 pm | Posted in Nightclubs | Read More »

Le Bistro Futian

Le Bistro Shenzhen

Le Bistro is a new French style Bistro opening in Coco Park North a.k.a Shopping park. Michele Ledger is the brains behind the new addition to the area. Opening is planned for Mid January 2011.

Nov 30 2010, 6:51 pm | Posted in French | Read More »

Club Viva Futian

Club Viva Shenzhen

Club Viva opened some time ago in Coco Park North (Shopping Park) but has now extended into what was previously Clover restaurant. The word is that eventually they will offer a range of tapas along with The latest music and DJ from around China. With a pool table and large outdoor area, this is the [...]

Nov 30 2010, 6:50 pm | Posted in Nightclubs | Read More »

Dart Queen Futian

Dart Queen

Dart Queen is a new dart bar that is located under the Coco Park North (Shopping park) mall, It is on the level between the metro and ground level next to Moca Food Court. Drink prices are reasonable and the dart games are only 3rmb each.

Nov 30 2010, 6:49 pm | Posted in Darts | Read More »

Angelos Futian

angelos shenzhen

Some people argue that Angelos is the best Italian in Shenzhen. Winner of the same Category in the 2009 PRD food and drink awards, Angelos offers a huge menu of Italian dishes, Partnered with a huge special board. If you can find something Italian you like at Angelos? Perhaps you don’t know what Italian food [...]

Nov 30 2010, 6:48 pm | Posted in Italian | Read More »

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Australian Business man living in Shenzhen for over 4 years. Well traveled in China and the rest of the world (not that anything outside of China really matters when you are inside of China). Currently involved in the Wine industry, but previously involved in Tobacco, Medical and Logistics Industries world wide.

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