Nanjing was called "Jinling" and "Jiankang", as the ancient capital of six dynasties, it has long been the political and economic center of southern China. It has suffered from the invasions and aggressions several times in history, while, always rebuilt itself from the ruins, kept Chinese culture and nation free from destruction.Nowadays, the two thousand-year-old Jiming Temple, the Ming City Wall, the Confucius Temple and the Qinhuai River are all clustered in the city. Platanus Trees and modern CBD are dotted in these historical sites, placing episodes of memory ahead of each leisurely stroll in the city. For a bite in Nanjing, one might have heard the familiar annecdote that no ducks flies across Nanjing unguarded, indeed, no one escapes the aroma of this local delicacy. Roasted or marinated, in soup or in wraps, Nanjing's special dishes will inprint new memories through your taste buds.
Nanjing is divided into two regions, Jiangnan and Jiangbei, with the Yangtze River as the boundary. The city wall, as well, seperates the Najing into old downtown area and new urban area. Each area has its own characteristics. Wellcee will take you to explore Nanjing and find a cozy room that suits you!
Gu Lou | Qin Huai District
Qin Huai River Night View
Gulou (“Drum Tower” in Chinese) District and Qinhuai District are the "Oldtown of Nanjing", where the locals retain the strongest attachment. The Drum Tower has a history of more than 600 years. It is the timekeeping center of the old Nanjing City, also an important building that rhymes with the work of officials and common citizens alike. Qinhuai District never escapes the collective memory of all Chinese, particularly thanks to the many poems and ballads dedicated to the enchanting scenes of the ancient city life. You could not miss the experience of slowly cruising the canals and admiring the pavilions along the river. These two districts preserve architectures from the past era, along with an air of authenticity accompanying queues in front of time-honored food vendors. Qinhuai and Gulou districts provide many opportunities for young professinals and students pursuing their dreams, meanwhile, the convenient commuting makes social life a totally reasonable to-do item for any day. For authentic Nanjing, this is where you meet your ideal home.
Xuan Wu District
Xuan Wu Lake Park
Xuanwu District is named after Xuanwu Lake, China's largest imperial garden lake. Nanjing Museum, the Presidential Palace, Sun Yat-sen Mausoleum, Jiming Temple and Ming City Wall are all located here, making Xuanwu District the most visited area in Nanjing. Metro Lines 1, 2, 3, and 4 crosse in the district, making it easy to cope with rush hours. Due to its proximity to the city center and a large number of tourists, housing prices in Xuanwu District is above average, for the combination of mountains, water, city and forest within reach.
Jian Ye | Yu Hua Tai District
Jianye Twin Towers
Jianye District bears witness to Nanjing’s modernization over the past 20 years. The CBD in Jianye is the second largest central business district in East China, only second to Lujiazui in Shanghai. The neighboring Yuhuatai District attracts software and IT companies from across China, Huawei, China Mobile, and Zhongyi, to name a few. Jianye District is accessible by Line 2 and Line 10， Yuhuatai District is connected with Line1, Line 3 and several S lines, leading to the urban area, high-speed railway station and the airport. Your bucks buy more space, and if your heart so desires, so shall there be more comfort in the apartments of your choice.
Qi Xia District
Qixia Mountain Autumn Scene
Some distance from Qinhuai and Gulou, Qixia District blends seamlessly into nature. Qixia Mountain, one of China's four major maple viewing spots, is located here. Autumn hikes in Qixia Mountain is a must-do activity for the locals (Neimufu Mountain and Taiping Mountain compete fiercely for the second on your editor’s list. ) Qixia is undoubtedly the best place to live if you cherish the feeling of oxygen caressing your cheeks each morning. Qixia District has a wide range of rental options, the affordability is unmatched. Stay away from the hustle-and-bustle, stay in Qixia.
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