Waiting for You in Chengdu

Authors: Go Chengdu

2018-01-23

A newly published book vividly depicts various scenes of Chengdu.
Waiting for You in Chengdu, a new book published by Sichuan People's Press,
has hit the shelves in bookstores around the city and soon become a hot deal for its lifelike descriptions of the city of Chengdu,
together with the numerous vivid illustrations by local artist Guo Jinsong.
Chengdu is a city where east meets west, a showcase of traditions and modernity, fast growth and leisurely lifestyles, an ideal place for people to live, work, study and start business. And all the aspects have found apt representations in the book.


Tourist Attractions

The city boasts quite a few of tourist attractions including Qingcheng Mountains, Dujiangyan Irrigation System, Du Fu Thatched Cottage, Wuhou Shrine, Jinsha Site Museum, the world famous Panda Base and so on.
City of Gastronomy
Chengdu is the first UNESCO City of Gastronomy in Asia and has a booming catering business that provides visitors endless gastronomic choices including traditional and novel Sichuan dishes, hotpot and various snacks.


Local Cultures

The city is also noted for its colorful and distinctive local cultures that are well preserved in times of rapid development, and visitors are impressed by the typical local life styles as they take strolls in small streets.

Waiting for You in Chengdu

The book Waiting for You in Chengdu is specially designed to leave blank pages and stickers for the readers to make the book their personal notebook to record the happy time in Chengdu.
Readers' Bonus:
Follow the WeChat account of the website and you may get the chance to win a copy of the book!
About the Author of the Book Illustrator:
Guo Jinsong, Sichuan artist, is dedicated to representing in his paintings the familiar sights in his homeland and has produced a series of works on life scenes, attractive sites and landmark buildings in Chengdu and Sichuan, which claim a large number of fans nationwide and have gone viral online.

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Hand-drawn Map of Chengdu Metro Line 4 Shows Tourist Sites Along the Route

Local artist Guo Jinsong, who has moved from Leshan City to settle in Chengdu, has recently published his new painting work that provides an artistic presentation of the stations and nearby tourist attractions along the first phase of Chengdu Metro Line 4, which is expected to be put into service by the end of this year.

Dec 09, 2015

Exhibition of Landscape Paintings by Hou Beiren

An exhibition of Hou Beiren’s Chinese landscape paintings is staged at Chengdu Art Academy to put on display more than 50 works painted by Hou Beiren during the period from 2000 to 2008.

Aug 30, 2016

Sugar Painting: Sweet, Sweet Art

Twelve foreigners came to Dayi County in western Chengdu on May 23 and had the experience of sugar painting, learning how to "paint" with sugar and the spoon in their hand, during a program sponsored by local website goChengdu.cn.

Jun 08, 2017

Hand-drawn Paintings of Chengdu Universities

Local artist Guo Jinsong, from Leshan City and now living in Chengdu, has published a series of paintings that give us a glimpse into the campuses of some universities in Chengdu.

Feb 28, 2017

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