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    • VOA to shenzhen

      Shenzhen Oct 18, 2016 at 8:55 PM

      Hi, I am Indonesian. I will go to Shenzhen via Hongkong in December 2016 with my family,
      is Visa On Arrival (VOA) still available?
      Please kindly advise . Thanks.

    • travel to Luang Namtha

      Kunming Oct 18, 2016 at 3:22 AM

      In December we would like to travel from Kunming to Luang Namtha. To save time, we would like to hire a car and driver. Does anybody know approximate cost, time of travel and possible companies to contact please.
      Many thanks

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      Anyang Oct 8, 2016 at 10:44 AM

      i would like to go away on vacation in DECEMBER-JANUARY. i can leave as early as DECEMBER 10, 2016 and return at the latest on JANUARY 8, 2017. i would like to go somewhere SUNNY and HOT, preferably with a BEACH, and NOT (TOO) EXPENSIVE. i would be travelling alone. i am not too fussy about the destination, but a basic minimim would be nice. is there a website that has special deals with last-minute deal on 'surprise' destinations? i heard about that some time ago, but i am not sure where. thanks in advance!
      p.s. i would be leaving from MONTREAL, QUEBEC.


    • Manufacturers carved wooden french style table legs

      China Oct 15, 2016 at 9:45 PM

      Where can I get info regarding factories in China who manufacture carved wooden table legs. It must be accessible from Hong Kong by train. I search but need more info.
      Regards Elze

    • Internet and tours

      Xi'an Sep 30, 2016 at 7:40 AM

      I will be in Xian from 9-15 October this year. I have a few questions:
      - is there a need to configure my Samsung Note to access internet?
      - is it cheaper to use private taxi/driver or to join advertised tours on viator for two senior travellers
      - how to get to Citadines Central Aparthotel from Xian airport?

      Appreciate advice. Thank you.

    • Beijing Capital International Airport

      Beijing Shi Sep 26, 2016 at 7:05 AM


      Do you think 60 minutes is enough for international transfer in Terminal 3 at Capital Airport?
      I am landing at 12:25 and the connecting flight is at 13:25, so I have exactly 60 minutes.

    • Best day trip to see the Great Wall

      China Oct 1, 2016 at 6:12 AM

      Hello, we are traveling to Bejiing next week for several days (I know it will be busy as it is a national holiday), but want to know recommendations for best experiences at the Great Wall. We have looked at several tour agencies, it is advised to take a tour with a guide? If so, is it possible to book the trip from our hotel once we arrive, or do we need to book ahead of time? recommendations? thank you.

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      Second hand clothing

      by ChrisleeMandea Online Now Feb 25, 2016 at 1:24 AM

      Where should I find a shop where I can look for decent men's second hand clothing and what's the average price should I expect?

      1 Answer Feb 25, 2016 at 5:11 AM
    • tourist information? maps? walking tours?

      by MonikaHaase Online Now Nov 9, 2014 at 7:16 AM

      Hi, I´ve been in Shenyang for a week (will be coming for short stays occasionally in the future) and have not been able to find a tourist information office. The two "offices" I found (Zhaoling tomb, Imperial Palace) did neither have english-speaking personnel nor apparently anything in the way of maps/brochures/advertisements or other information.
      I tried finding a bookstore not far from the Railway Station reportedly having a large selection of english books (hoping for a map of Shenyang) and again was out of luck (they may have moved?).
      I have checked the internet.
      I´m running out of ideas: How can I find a decent map of Shenyang? Is there any tour-operator doing guided tours of Shenyang or attractions in the surrounding area.
      Any help appreciated!


      2 Answers Nov 12, 2014 at 3:54 AM
    • Are there taxis from Shenyang to Fushun

      by TimD40 Online Now May 26, 2014 at 3:25 PM

      Are there taxi to take you from Shenyang airport to Fushun?

    • basketball

      by slma Online Now Feb 12, 2014 at 7:16 AM

      I currently live in Shenyang Liaoning looking for basketball club so as I can go trainings... plese help me with the address.

      1 Answer Feb 13, 2014 at 7:29 AM
    • remote places to stay

      by drvanderlaan Online Now Aug 18, 2013 at 7:09 PM

      Are there remote "bed and breakfast" type places to stay near the countryside surrounding Shenyang?

    • Shenyang to Shanhai Pass

      by tastegoddess Online Now Jun 18, 2013 at 4:24 AM

      What is the best mode of travel from Shenyang to Shanhai Pass? By car or train?

      3 Answers Aug 19, 2013 at 12:23 AM
    • Tasty and Clean Food Near Zheng Xie Hotel/ Liaoning University of Traditional Chinese Medicine

      by david237 Online Now Mar 28, 2012 at 7:00 PM

      I'll be staying at the Zheng Xie Hotel while studying at the Liaoning University of Traditional Chinese Medicine for a month in April. If anyone knows of any good and clean safe eats around there I'd appreciate the recommendation. I was also wondering what a decent meal will cost you in Shenyang, nothing fancy just tasty and safe? Also what do people think is the best way to get around town? I'll appreciate any other information that you'd like to offer as well :)

      2 Answers Mar 29, 2012 at 12:25 PM
    • Buying/riding bicycles in Shenyang

      by njjon Online Now Mar 25, 2012 at 3:15 PM

      Any tips on where to get a reasonably-priced bike in Shenyang - and bicycling in and around the city?

    • Planning on traveling to shenyang for 1 year teaching english

      by not_there_yet Online Now Mar 14, 2012 at 3:03 PM

      Im 20, caucasian from vancouver.

      How is the nightlife in shenyang?

      Does my friend Mary Jane live there? ;)

      What kinds of martial arts are taught there?

      Western Brands? I heard there is starbucks, walmart, louis V, dairy queen, mcdonalds, pizza hut... any others?

      Any information would be helpful, hows the air, whats the heping/shenhe districts like, etc

      9 Answers Mar 15, 2012 at 10:10 PM
    • Looking for a good massage center

      by prblue Online Now Sep 21, 2011 at 5:41 AM

      I m looking for a good and clean massage center in shenyang
      If you have some good experience please share

    • Tennis

      by therufus Online Now Jul 14, 2011 at 5:03 PM

      where in Shenyang can I play tennis? I am looking for an out door venue I have seem some places but the prices are too high can anyone help?.Thank you.

      1 Answer Oct 30, 2011 at 8:15 PM
    • Horse back ridding classes

      by mexique Online Now Mar 14, 2010 at 12:30 PM

      We are moving to Shenyang and I would like to know if they is a place that offers horse back ridding classes. Thank you!

      5 Answers Nov 10, 2010 at 6:14 AM
    • Thigh hi boots

      by Dhonzik Online Now Nov 6, 2009 at 6:32 AM

      In Shenyang, where is the best place to buy thigh high boots? These boots are for my chinese wife that lives there until her visa comes thru to come to the US.

      1 Answer Nov 8, 2009 at 9:32 PM
    • good noight spots?

      by skapali Online Now Oct 29, 2008 at 7:08 AM

      hello all,
      i am srikanth. i am an engineer from USA and in Benxi on 3-6 month long assignment along with my colleague. we were looking for a place with good nightlife to go to in Shenyang where we could meet some westerners and also locals and have a good time. would any one have any suggestions?

      1 Answer Nov 3, 2008 at 2:27 AM
    • Indian food in shenyang

      by sugandhachandna Online Now Aug 22, 2007 at 6:33 PM

      Hi we are a group of 3 indians currently in shenyang, i would like to know if there is nay indian restaurant in or around shenyang or any any outlet where in we can get vegetarian food.

      3 Answers Aug 31, 2007 at 5:08 PM
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      Going to Outer Mongolia from Shenyang

      by airbrush Online Now Feb 27, 2007 at 10:50 PM

      How can I get to Outer Mongolia from Shenyang? Anyone know please enlighten thank you.

      3 Answers Feb 28, 2007 at 10:17 PM
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      Horse riding and Snow Skiing

      by airbrush Online Now Jan 27, 2007 at 12:22 AM

      Will be Shenyang from 14 - 22 Feb 07 and will like to do horse riding and snow skiing but have no idea where can I go. Search the web for many days cannot find. Anyone knows about please help.

      3 Answers Feb 4, 2007 at 10:46 PM
    • internet cafes?

      by gray7770 Online Now Dec 6, 2006 at 12:26 PM

      Are internet cafes, with webcams available easily in China? I am thinking about a trip to the area, and wonder if I can get my emails easily. Any help will be appreciated. I hope to be in the Shenyang or Fushun area.

      1 Answer Dec 6, 2006 at 8:56 PM
    • Beijing, Harbin, Shenyang and Dandong 2 weeks travel January 10 - 25, 2007

      by ftho Online Now Dec 1, 2006 at 10:37 PM

      Travelling alone. Seeking travel companion. Would appreciate VT members who are kind enough and can spare a time to meet for meals, tea/beer.
      Fellow travellers who are keen for companionship can be for one or all of the cities mentioned.
      Will land in BEIJING on January 10, 2007 heading straight to HARBIN for 5 days by Train, onwards to SHENYANG for a brief stay (perhaps 2 days), then to DANDONG - both cities in Liaoning Province. Back to BEIJING around January 19/20 visiting the best places BEIJING has to offer.
      I am a Male, Malaysian Chinese, speak, read and write English. Also speak fluent Mandarin (Putonghua - the language of communication in China).
      Thank you.

    • A few questions from an American who just moved here..

      by KTMW Online Now Aug 26, 2006 at 7:48 PM

      1. Does Shenyang have some type of subway or railway system for getting around the city? If not, is it supposed to get one sometime in the future? When, if so?

      2. Is there anywhere on the north side of the city to buy "foreign" type groceries like block cheese (as opposed to the fake slice cheese found in all the grocery stores) or tortilla shells or anything like that?

      3. Is there anywhere in Shenyang to find Mexican food either in a restaurant or grocery store?

      Please answer even if you can only answer one of the questions! I appreciate any help!

      10 Answers Mar 31, 2007 at 10:44 PM
    • Question about wedding

      by boodieman Online Now May 7, 2006 at 2:26 PM

      In your country is it a custom for an American husband to give the bride's father 20,000 yuan to marry her?

      7 Answers Jan 27, 2007 at 12:17 AM
    • Any new fun / hot spots!?

      by luvsy Online Now Apr 27, 2006 at 12:54 AM

      is there any other fun places besides True Love, Bee House, MidNight Sunshine and MaMa!?

    • Starbucks in Shenyang?

      by muhammadsaigol Online Now Jan 22, 2006 at 2:32 AM

      Hi, I'm a collector of Starbucks city mugs from around the world. I'm actually trying to tie in a trip somewhere in the world with my mug collecting! I was wondering, if anyone has been to the Starbucks in Shenyang, are there are any mugs that have "Shenyang"? Thanks!

      6 Answers Aug 1, 2009 at 7:17 PM
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      camping gear

      by imaturnip Online Now Feb 23, 2005 at 10:40 AM

      Is there good camping gear available in Shenyang or Benxi?

    • travel to Jinxi and Taiyuan

      by rakeshmisra12 Online Now Nov 19, 2004 at 7:12 PM

      I am a Mechanical Engineer in Indian Railways and have to travel sometime in December to Jinxi (apparently somewhere near Shenyang) and also to Taiyuan. My flight will land at Shanghai. Kindly guide me as to the best way to travel to these two locations. My wife will be with me. Any guidance will be welcome. PLease use my personal e-mail

      1 Answer Feb 23, 2005 at 10:43 AM
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      Shenyang and fun, compatible?

      by vorgal Online Now Oct 6, 2004 at 7:07 AM

      I was wondering if many people have ideas on what a naive Aussie like myself can do here when I'm not working? Im 26, I like beer, music.....ummm. Thats all I'm saying for now, but anyway If people have good ideas, drop me a line. Now where'd I put that damn koala?

      5 Answers Mar 22, 2006 at 3:47 AM
    • Stean trains and nightlife in Shenyang

      by mr_stretch Online Now Sep 18, 2004 at 1:26 PM

      I am visitng shenyang to view steam engines at the end of october. I am thnking of staying at the Gloria Plaza as it has a disco and is in the thick of it. It seems the Globe is the biggest disco in town, is this the place to be on a friday night ??. If anyone is intersted in taking me round Shenyang to find the railway sheds, the museum and any good photographic vantage points for taking picture of steam engines I can make it well worth their while.

      2 Answers Oct 4, 2004 at 10:05 AM
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      by urban4est Online Now Apr 15, 2004 at 3:22 PM

      April 9th six VTers and nine guests met for dinner at Yuanweizhai Restaurant in Heping Qu, Shenyang. We hope this will be the first of many future Shenyang VT get togethers. To view the picture gallery of the dinner, go to the April 9th calendar in Meetings & Events.

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      Anyone Interested in a VTers' Meeting in Shenyang in April?

      by urban4est Online Now Mar 7, 2004 at 8:37 PM

      Hello anyone living in Liaoning Sheng vicinity or travelining through the second week of April. YangShu and I would like to call together the first VTers' Shenyang meeting. I will be there the second week of April. We thought since there are many VTers in the area that a meeting would be fun. The exact time and place in Shenyang is yet to be decided. We would like to get an idea of the number of people interested so a location can be arranged. Please respond here. Thank you, urban4est

      2 Answers Mar 9, 2004 at 10:42 PM
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      flight from Beijing to Shenyang

      by Yso Online Now Sep 30, 2003 at 3:13 AM

      Hi, Does anyone have information about getting a flight from Beijing to Shenyang ? Which airlines? Internet addresses?? Thanks in advance

      2 Answers Sep 9, 2006 at 7:41 PM