With jurisdiction over three districts, two county-level cities and six counties, Wenzhou covers a land area of 11,784 square kilometers and sea area of 11,000 square kilometers. The population of the prefectural level city is 9.12 million including 2.30 million urban residents, divided among 2 &quo ...
Wenzhou, also known as Yongjia (or Yung-chia ) has a history which goes back to about 2000 BC, when it became known for its pottery production. In the 2nd century BC it was called the Kingdom of Dong'ou. Under the Tang Dynasty, it was promoted to prefecture status and given its current name in ...
The Wenzhou Yongqiang Airport serves the Wenzhou area, with scheduled flights to major cities in mainland China as well as Hong Kong and Macau. Because of Wenzhou's geographic location, it is difficult to build a railway to connect it with other cities.
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Travel Agencies : A branch of CITS , on Xiaonan Lu, just south of the intersection with Remin Lu and next to the Wuzhou Hotel. Provides assistance in booking plane tickets.Open daily 9:00am-7:00pm Banks: Traveler's checks may be exchanged at the new main branch of the Bank of China, 162 Chan Jie, close to the intersection with Xinhe Jie in the middle of town. Emergency Police: tel.110 Fire: tel.119 Ambulance: tel.120 Police:PSB. For visa extensions, enquire at the Municipal Government Offic ...