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Old November 2nd, 2011, 04:05 PM   #1
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Guangzhou - the good, the bad and the ugly

Major city of South China and one of my favourite chinese cities. I was there again last week, for the nth time and never get enough. Here are some of my photos

view from my hotel in Haizhu District, near The 2nd Workers' Cultural Palace Station
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more photos from the hotel

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Canton Fair complex

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Canton Fair Westin Hotel, newly completed
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construction sites around the fair complex
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Old November 2nd, 2011, 04:25 PM   #5
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Old November 2nd, 2011, 04:29 PM   #6
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Guangzhou metro, Xinggangdong Station, line 8

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back to the hotel
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Old November 2nd, 2011, 04:36 PM   #7
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Tianhe, area between Tianhe sport complex and Zhejiang New Town
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wow! amazing city
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Zhujiang New Town

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Old November 2nd, 2011, 05:17 PM   #14
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The city of windows! Nice pictures, it shows not only skyscrapers, but also how people live.
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Old November 2nd, 2011, 10:36 PM   #15
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Wow!

What strikes me the most is the sheer population density; also the contrast between the old style housing and the new high-rises.
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Great pics, keep them coming

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Zhujiang New Town

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hole for wind turbines in Pearl River Tower
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The Pinnacle
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Pearl River Tower and The Pinnacle
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system of skybridges
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urban village is being demolished
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main axis of the Zhujiang New Town as seen from the east
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2 supertalls on the west side
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