Guìyáng is the capital of Guizhou province of Southwest China. It is located in the centre of the province, situated on the east of the Yunnan–Guizhou Plateau, and on the north bank of the Nanming River, a branch of the Wu River. The city has an elevation of about 1,100 meters. I ...
The city was first constructed as early as 1283 AD during the Yuan Dynasty. It was originally called Shunyuan , meaning obeying the Yuan (the Mongol rulers).Originally the area was populated by non-Chinese. The Sui Dynasty (AD 581–618) had a commandery there, and the Tang dynasty (618–90 ...
Road transport infrastructure with Kunming in Yunnan province and with Chongqing in Sichuan (China's wartime provisional capital) and into Hunan were established. Work was begun on a railway from Liuzhou in Guangxi, and after 1949 this development was accelerated. In 1959 the rail network in Guangxi ...
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Emergency:Police:tel.110 Fire:tel.119. Ambulance:tel.120 Dialing Code: 0851 Zip Code: 550000 Post Offices :Guiyang Post Office: No. 19, Shachong Zhong Lu China Post: Shapo Lu Bank :Bank of China Guizhou Branch: No. 30, Dusi Lu Telephone :Telephone booths can be found in the street, but an IC card is required to use them.