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Jingdezhen Travel Guide 1: Main Jingdezhen Facts

 

Another Name: Porcelain Capital
Location: Located in in the north-east of Jiangxi Province of China, neighbouring Anhui 

Population: with a population of 1,565,100

Jingdezhen Overview: Jingdezhen City, once known as the porcelain capital of China, is located on a tributary of the Changhe River, south of the Yangtze. As the world-famed ceramic capital, Jingdezhen City has a long history of ceramics making and a rich cultural heritage. Besides, Jingdezhen has blue sky, beautiful scenery, famous for tropical scenery and is a best tourist resort.

 

Jingdezhen Travel Guide 2: Jingdezhen Culture

 

Jingdezhen has a long history and a magnificent culture. Jingdezhen international ceramics festival is an important festival in Jingdezhen which has already conducted more than 10 sessions since 1990. It plays an important role in the international ceramics influence.

 

Jingdezhen Travel Guide 3: More Jingdezhen Information on Jingdezhen China Travel

  Attractions in Jingdezhen

 

1. Jingdezhen Ceramic Museum: Located in the Panlongshan in the western suburb of Jingdezhen China, the Ceramic History Museum , Now Jingdezhen Ceramic Folk-Custom Museum is a professional ceramic museum covering an area of about 83 hectares, and was built in 1980.

 

2. Jingdezhen Old Street: It is located on the west bank of the Chang River, in the center of Jingdezhen. It is a famous street in China, renowned for its long history and beautiful traditions that come from its ancient culture.

 

3. Yaoli Scenic Area: Yaoli, an ancient town located in Jingdezhen China, is famous for its natural beauty and cultural heritages. Local villagers started to make porcelains in the Tang Dynasty. It has developed its own unique culture for a thousand years. Tourists feel it is a real haven of peace and happiness when they stroll in the town.

 

Food in Jingdezhen

 

The most common flavor of local Jingdezhen food is spice. Many common-made dishes are dressed with red peppers. The food courts and vendors on the street are usually the best place for food. The most popular food court is located in Daijianong, which can be reached by bus No.18, No.20 and No.103.
 

The three most famous snacks are: Cold bean noddle, stuffed dumpling cake and lye cake.
 

Cold bean noddle (Lengfen)
The cold bean noddle is eaten with spicy sauce and other dressing like orange peel, soybean, scallion, ginger, garlic and soybean sauce. It is both simple to prepare and easy to eat. Just boil the bean noddle in the pot and mix all the ingredients together then you can enjoy this delicious cold dish.

 

Stuffed dumpling cake (Jiaoziba)
The stuffed dumpling cake is a typical Jingdezhen characteristic snack. It uses pulverized goose lake late rice to make the cover. The stuffing varies from the fragrant-flowered garlic bean curd, the sun-dried shelled shrimp, to the radish silk. The flavor is extremely good.

 

Lye cake (Jianshuiba)
The lye cake is a local flavor which is made by rice and soakedin soda water. It is commonly eaten with bacon, garlic, eggs and so on by stir-frying. It is also used in cooking fish soup and spare-rib soup.

 

Shopping in Jingdezhen

 

Jingdezhen has a long history for making tea and therefore, red tea and green tea is very famous in this region. Jingdezhen was also called the Porcelain capital, so Jingdezhen is well-known for its porcelain and tourists can buy it from almost every market. The most concentrated shopping area is the Porcelain market, located in the city center. Bus No.16 or 47 goes to the Jungdezhen shopping centre.

 

Nightlife in Jingdezhen

 

As one of the famous tourism cities in Jiangxi Province, nightlife in Jingdezhen China is very modern, rich and colorful as the other major cities in China. When the night falls, all the streets in the city are covered with neon lights, which are very attractive for the visitors, and the visitors gather to the bars and pubs as well as theaters and nightclubs in clusters. The highlight of recreational activity in the city is making porcelains on the porcelain stores by yourselves, which cost CNY 20 for each one once, and I am sure that you will fully enjoy the nightlife in Jingdezhen China.

 

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Best Time to Visit Jingdezhen China

 

Jingdezhen has a typical subtropics monsoon climate with four clear seasons: unpredictable spring, hot summer, mild fall, short but cold winter. It is generally mild and wet with sufficient sunlight and rainfall. It also has a long frost-free period. The annual average temperature is 18ºC. Therefore, it's quite suitable for you to go to Jingdezhen China in autumn due to the comfortable weather condition. Moreover, the annual Jingdezhen International Ceramics Festival and related activities take place in October. You can choose October as the best time to visit this city.

 

Information on Jingdezhen Transport

 

By Air
Jingdezhen Luojia Airport is located at Luojia Village, Hongyuan Town, Fuliang County, Jingdezhen China. It is about 6km away from the downtown area. It offers daily direct flights to Beijing, Shanghai, Wenzhou, Shenzhen, Nanjing, Xiamen, Guangzhou, etc. Passengers can also take flights from Jingdezhen to Chengdu, Kunming, Xian, Haikou, Sanya, Nanning, Beihai, Zhanjiang and other cities via Shenzhen.

 

By Train
The railway station is located in Tongzhan Road. Passengers can take bus 12 or 28 to get there. It is convenient for passengers to take train from Jingdezhen Railway Station to other cities, such as Nanchang, Nanjing, Guangzhou, Yangzhou, Kunming, Fuzhou, Shanghai, Shenzhen, Qingdao and Beijing.

By Long-distance Bus
There are three long-distance bus stations in Jingdezhen, including the South Long-distance Bus Station, East Long-distance Bus Station and West Long-distance Bus Station. You can find daily buses from those bus stations to Nanchang, Hangzhou, Jiujiang, Hefei, Ningbo, Shenzhen, Wenzhou, Shanghai, Changsha, Wuhan, Ningbo, Guangzhou, Wuhan, etc. 

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