Before the end of the year, the high-speed railway between Shanghai and Changsha will go into operation, Ecns reports. The new service will cut the time between the two cities from seven to five hours, and will take ten hours less than existing K-type trains servicing the route.
The section between Changsha and Hangzhou will add to the existing Shanghai-Hangzhou track, along which trains will be able to travel at a maximum of 300 km/hr. Tests between Hangzhou and Nanchang were carried out late last month.
From September 16 onwards, the Changsha-Nanchang section of the Shanghai-Kunming high speed railway line officially opened.
If you’re planning a quick getaway or just want to escape from the humid Changsha summer then you should check out the new flights to Cambodia from Changsha. Angkor Airways have just officially opened route to two cities in Cambodia making it quick and convenient to travel to the popular holiday ...
Changsha’s first subway line opened to great fanfare last week, making it possible for residents to cross the city in only half an hour. Line 2 is a total length of 22.26 kilometers and has 19 stops. Senior Citizens can ride for free, and students with a valid card can travel half price.
By May 1 Changsha’s underground will see the first batch of a new branch of the metro police, featuring riot gear. Line 2 will be used to test the new system which will feature these new cops at five of the stations.
If you get on a train that originates in Hunan you will no longer have to stare out the window and tap your feet figuring out how to amuse yourself for the next some hours, because now there is WiFi.
What to do something magical this Christmas, maybe see one of China’s most famous scenic spots, the kind of scenery artists dream of. Well, from December 25-31 Wulingyuan park will be free to enter.
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