La Marine Française 法国水师兵营

    La Marine Francaise is a former French Navy Barracks dating back to the turn of the 20th century. Having fallen derelict for more than half a century, it has undergone an incredible restoration, where all the fittings, walls, flooring and exterior have been done up beautifully without impacting its original style and charm … Continue reading La Marine Française 法国水师兵营

The ‘Foreign Street’ I Never Knew 游逛重庆洋人街

Towards the northern end of Nanan District南岸区 around which the Yangtze bends after flowing past Chaotianmen Docks, there lies a striking oddity of urban planning and subsequent neglect. Opened way back in 2006, the lure of free rental attracted an army of foreigners to set up shop, offering everything from pubs, clubs, restaurants and popular … Continue reading The ‘Foreign Street’ I Never Knew 游逛重庆洋人街