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Nanking Map, China

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Nanking Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Nanking with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Nanking useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Nanking!

Nanking Sightseeing

Nanking’s second stint as a capital began when the Republic of China was formed in the early years of the 20th century and many of the city’s important buildings like the Presidential Palace, Sun Yat-sen Mausoleum, Nanjing Massacre Memorial Hall, etc. belong to that period of Chinese history. The city’s university complexes, the Purple Mountain Observatory and important cultural centers like the Nanjing Museum... read more

Nanking Travel Guide

Nanking has become a thriving industrial center for mint and textile.  During the Ming Dynasty, its industry grew and with such, Nanking became one of China’s most prosperous cities.  Shipbuilding, printing, textile and mint were the main industries during this period.  However, as Nanking moved into the 20th century, Nanking shifted into a heavy consumption city.  Many large departments stores, as well as... read more

Nanking History

King Fuchai (the last ruler who ruled the historical state Wu of China) is said to be the person responsible for laying the foundation for the city of Nanking somewhere in 495 B.C. Although he had started his settlement in the same area with the name of Yecheng but slowly as more settlements came in the city of Nanking experienced heave constructions and destructions and these were enough to permanently strengthen the... read more

Nanking Nightlife

Nanking, China used to be centered almost exclusively in the Fu Zi Miao area next to the QinHuai River.  Night markets, pubs, and restaurants thrived, and night boating was a main attraction.  It was also well-known for many high class prostitutes, and many of their clients were wealthy businessmen or high ranking governmental officials.  Prostitution has since been banned and several commercial areas for nightlife... read more

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