An evening in Chongqing
Autumn arrives in Chongqing, a sprawling city in the southwest of China with over 3,000 years of history to absorb and a population of over 29 million - I say again - 29 MILLION (it's OK- plenty of space with an area of 82,300 km²). The metropolis is a bee-hive for tourists who want to explore the enormous Yangtze River as well as the Old Town that sprawls over a hill, which is encircled by two famous rivers, the Changjiang and the Jialingjiang.
To get a bird’s eye view (above photo), head to an octagonal pavilion situated at the peak of the 920 ft high Loquat Hill in the southern part of the Old Town.
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