Categories
activities outdoor Parks

Shenzhen Talent Park

Shenzhen has no shortage of parks, in fact many of them have been written about by myself for this very account, but as with all things in life, not all are equal.  Shenzhen Talent Park is one of the better ones in the city, a high accolade in what is a ‘city of parks.’  Nestled […]

Categories
activities Exhibition Family outdoor

Colourful Lantern Exhibition

  The Shenzhen Lantern Festival is an annual festival running from December to February each year, through winter and into Chinese New Year, ending on lantern day.  Although there is no longer a practical need for Chinese lanterns, they are still made, used, and enjoyed by the Chinese people during festivals. The streets both in […]

Categories
activities design outdoor Parks

An Artistic Day Out in Dafen

  Shenzhen has several art communities and creative spaces, but the most popular and well known one is undoubtedly Dafen Oil Painting Village in Longgang District. In a bustling city like Shenzhen it can sometimes be hard to know where to go during a day off, especially if you don’t fancy a hike or park […]

Categories
activities Family outdoor Parks

A Splendid Day Out

Originally published on https://wanderlustwelshman.com Want to read about more cool and interesting places in Shenzhen?  Here are some links to some other places you can explore and enjoy.  And please keep following for more updates about wonderful Shenzhen to explore.  Shenzhen Zoo Evergreen Eco Resort in Nanshan Shenzhen’s Hidden Gems World Famous Art village in Shenzhen Honey Park – A […]

Categories
activities outdoor travel

Kaiping, A UNESCO Site You Must See

Breathtakingly original architecture Kaiping an area a mere 3 hours from the Shenzhen metropolis that you know and love, but it couldn’t be more different. They are completely two sides of the Guangdong coin. What makes these small villages worth visiting is there mind blowing architecture, in fact it’s so special it was awarded UNESCO […]

Categories
Sports

SUP Shenzhen: Explore Another Side of Shenzhen with Standup Paddleboarding

Last year, a standup paddleboarding (SUP) club was founded in Shenzhen. SUP Shenzhen was conceived as a weekend activity for foreign water sports enthusiasts who wanted to hang out away from the crowded beaches. People from all over the world are welcome. Instructions are given in both English and Russian and there is no paddleboarding […]

Categories
Sports

FlowLife: Time to Go Flowboarding at New Indoor Center

Want to try something new this weekend? Fancy a break from the same old routine? Then Shenzhen Party might have found the place for you. FlowLife flowboarding center in Chiwan. Located in PW Sport Town – one of the most interesting new areas of Shenzhen – FlowLife is arguably the most eye-catching of the cool […]