34343.pngGuangzhou (Canton)

Provincial Capital of Guangdong (Canton) Province (richest Province in China)

Megalopolis hub of Pearl River Delta South

34343.pngFast Facts:

Population: 13,501,100

Area (sqkm): 7,434.0

# of Districts: 10

Dominant Dialects: Cantonese, Mandarin

Time Zone: UTC/GMT +8

Phone Code: +86-(0)20

Currency: Chinese Yuan (aka. Renmenbi)

Electricity: 220V/50Hz (2-pin US/Euro plug, 3-pin Australian plug)

Airport(s): Guangzhou Baiyun International (IATA: CAN)

34343.pngRankings & Statistics:

China Import and Export Fair (aka. Canton Fair) every April and October for 3 weeks (largest expo in World)

55,000,000 passengers through Baiyun International Airport (CAN) annually (#3 in China)

118,000 foreign residents (#3 in China, #1 in Guangdong Province)

28 Embassies and Consulates

16 Universities and Colleges


Sun-Yat Sen Memorial

Guangzhou (Canton) Tower

Xiguan Residence and Cantonese Arc