Archive for the ‘Transportation’ Category

Chengdu Metro Map

October 1st, 2010 No Comments
Chengdu Metro

Chengdu Metro has finally been launched on October 1st. It runs 17 stations (1 to be opened) from North to South in approx. 30 minutes .

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How to understand your train ticket

August 18th, 2010 No Comments
Train Ticket description

Just bought your train ticket and wondering how to get through all the Chinese characters on it ? The below picture of a china train ticket translated with details might help you…

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China Train Classes

August 18th, 2010 No Comments
hard-seat

Traveling by train in China is an essential part of any budget China trip. There are four classes – hard sleeper, soft sleeper, soft seat and hard seat. Which one you choose has a big impact on your trip : 2nd class seat : the hard seat (yingzuo 硬座) Section of a train is where most of the passengers can be found. Low-wage workers, migrant workers, many students and others that can’t afford a hard sleeper ride hard seats. Passengers

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