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The Hunt is On: Easter Activities in and around Shenzhen HOT

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Spring is here and Easter is just around the corner, so get ready, Shenzhen, for your guide to the weekend is here. There’s something for everyone over the weekend so whether you’re a family looking for something child-friendly or adults just feeling ...... Read More>>

The Real Massage in Shenzhen HOT

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Since one of the things Shenzhen is most famous for is an enormous amount of luxury spas and massage parlours, the problem becomes finding one that suits you. ... Read More>>

5 Expat-Friendly Bars & Pubs in Shenzhen’s Coco Park HOT

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A few years ago, there wasn’t too much to speak of in the way of good pubs and bars at Coco Park in the Futian area. Most expats stuck to the familiar banality of Shekou’s bars whilst the more adventurous would trek out to the more Chinese-style bars in ...... Read More>>

Shenzhen’s Most Popular Bargain Clothing Markets HOT

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Tired of high prices at name brand clothing outlets? Don't trust online retailers and want to feel the material for yourself? Enjoy bragging to your friends about the crazy discount you got on your new jacket? Like any other large Chinese city, Shenzhen is ...... Read More>>

A Guide to Shenzhen-Hong Kong Border Crossings HOT

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For many expats living in Shenzhen, crossing the border to Hong Kong is something of a regular occurrence. Depending on what type of visa you are on, you may be required to exit Mainland China every 30 days, or indeed you may be able to come and go as you ...... Read More>>

Shenzhen’s Top 24-Hour Sauna Clubs for the Ultimate Pampering HOT

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Are you feeling tired after a day of hard work? Treat yourself to a full body sauna massage and a soak in a hot spring pool for all-around relaxation. The following upscale sauna clubs in Shenzhen are open 24-hours and provide one-stop convenience for your ...... Read More>>

Top 5 Chinese Restaurants in Shenzhen HOT

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Like most big cities in China, Shenzhen is full of migrants from all over the country. This is even more apparent in the young city of Shenzhen, where most of the population has come from an outside city or province. With this phenomenon comes food from ...... Read More>>

Where to Get Your Hands on Imported Food in Shenzhen HOT

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In Shenzhen, a cornucopia of regional Chinese fare varying from Lanzhou hand-pulled noodles to Guangdong banquet-style feasts is not only available but also on many occasions, inexpensive and primed for nocturnal dwellers. The number of non-Chinese slow ...... Read More>>

Where to Live in Shenzhen: A District Guide HOT

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Look at a map of Shenzhen, and you’ll notice that it’s a “skinny” city. A sprawling town from east to west, Shenzhen doesn’t have much space to work with going north to south. But that hasn’t stopped developers from squeezing in fun and interesting ...... Read More>>

Expat-friendly Hospitals in Shenzhen HOT

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Many expats get by in China for years using only grunts and gesticulations. This mostly non-verbal communication is a surprisingly effective way to get simple tasks done, but when it comes to explaining your desperate need for a vial of insulin, or that you ...... Read More>>

Shenzhen’s Creative Culture Park: The No.1 Place for Artistic Nourishment HOT

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Shenzhen’s OCT-LOFT Creative Culture Park is well-known as the place to hang out if you’re in need of artistic nourishment. We look at the top exhibition areas and joints where you can kick back with a beer or coffee amid the surroundings. ... Read More>>

Decent Threads - Where to Find the Best Tailors in Shenzhen HOT

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Undoubtedly one of the best things about being an expat in China is that if you are lucky enough to live in one of the larger cities, it is always possible to find relatively cheap tailor made clothes. Shenzhen is no exception to this trend, and no matter ...... Read More>>

Shenzhen's Best Shopping HOT

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What are the first things that spring to mind when thinking about Shenzhen? Perhaps the words “financial and commercial metropolis”? Theme parks maybe? Or how about shopping? Shenzhen, a modern, sprawling city close to the border of Hong Kong, was one of ...... Read More>>

Snacking on the Dock of the Bay: Popular Food Streets in Shenzhen HOT

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Wondering where you can find the best and most popular feast in Shenzhen? Hopefully our guide will whet your appetite. ... Read More>>

Craving Nature? Three Great Hiking Spots in Shenzhen HOT

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One of the great things about living in Shenzhen is the variety of beautiful hiking spots. Whether you choose the quick and convenient hike at Dananshan Mountain, the lush forests of Wutongshan Mountain or the breathtaking waterfalls and natural scenery at ...... Read More>>

A Slice of Goodness – 5 Great Pizza Restaurants in Shenzhen HOT

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Every expat knows that Western food in China is a really mixed bag, ranging from the delicious and authentic to the poor (inedible) copycat attempts. When it comes to pizza, one is faced with the choice of the ubiquitous chains (Pizza Hut and Papa Johns), ...... Read More>>

Best Live Music Venues in Shenzhen HOT

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Shenzhen certainly has reason to boast about its excellent shopping facilities, first class restaurants and hotels, fast economic development and high GDP. However, with all the development and investment being pumped into this financial centre, one ...... Read More>>

Pamper Yourself in Shenzhen: East Overseas Chinese Town HOT

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The East Overseas Chinese Town (OCT) in the Dameisha, Yantian District of Shenzhen is not to be mixed up with its counterpart in the West of the city. Though both areas are similar in terms of their penchant for theme parks, East OCT is more geared towards ...... Read More>>

Shenzhen’s Top Indoor Ice Skating Rinks HOT

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Ice skating has always been a popular activity but it is during the winter months when the thrill of ice skating really takes off. Here we recommend three popular ice-skating rinks in Shenzhen. These places not only have first-class rinks but also have a ...... Read More>>

5 Reasons to Visit Xichong Beach in Shenzhen HOT

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With winter just around the corner, now’s your last chance to bathe in one Shenzhen’s beaches while it’s still hot. One beach worth checking out is Xichong on the south side of Nan’ao on the Dapeng Peninsula. Lauded as “Shenzhen’s number one bay”, ...... Read More>>

Where to Find Shenzhen’s Tastiest Dim Sum HOT

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Who doesn't like dim sum? Really! Those little bite-sized Cantonese treats are well known around the world, and for good reason. Often referred to as the Chinese version of tapas, dim sum come in all shapes and sizes, from delicious shrimp dumplings served ...... Read More>>

Billiards Blitz! 5 Best Places to Play Pool in Shenzhen HOT

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Playing pool has long been a staple hobby for Shenzhen expats. But while many local bars have a pool table inside, oftentimes, there's barely enough space to swing a cat let alone shoot properly, and who wants others pushing past them on route to the bar or ...... Read More>>

More Than Just a Splash: Shenzhen’s Dameisha Beach Park HOT

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Shenzhen’s Dameisha Beach Park is a great place to unwind, and features a whole range of attractions and amenities to keep you occupied. There are even numerous thrilling water-sports you can try, so why not jump in! ... Read More>>

Shenzhen's Bustling Urban Oasis: Sea World Shekou HOT

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Walk inside Shekou’s Sea World and you will find a vast array of international restaurants, cafes, bars, people from all around the world, even a converted giant cruise ship. Sea World is like an oasis in the city. No cars are allowed to drive through so ...... Read More>>

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