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Formerly Romanized as Chungking, Chongqing is a major city in Southwest China and one of the five national central cities in the People's Republic of China (PRC).
Administratively, it is one of the PRC's four direct-controlled municipalities (the other three are Beijing, Shanghai and Tianjin), and the only such municipality in inland China.
Chongqing is the largest direct-controlled municipality in China and comprises 19 districts, 15 counties and 4 autonomous counties.
Chongqing has a significant history and culture and serves as the economic center of the upstream Yangtze basin.

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    The Three Gorges

    The Three Gorges or Yangtze Gorges region is a scenic area along the Yangtze River (Chang Jiang) in the People's Republic of China, which is classified as an AAAAA scenic area (the highest level) by the China National Tourism Administration.

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    Dazu Rock Carvings

    Wonderful artical excelling nature.

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    Ciqikou Ancient Town

    The ancient town with a history of 1800 years

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    Hongya Cave

    A tourist place but you can find recreations of old local crafts here and genuine local food.

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    Liberation Monument (Jiefangbei)

    This monument was built to honor the sacrifice and victory of WWII.

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    Impression Wulong

    This great concert called “Impression Wulong” is directed by Mr. Zhang Yimou and shows fantastic pictures of the splendid karst landforms to illustrate nature’s beauty.

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    Diaoyu City

    See the great citadel supported by several strongholds that dominated the battles against the Mongolian invasion in late 13th century.

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    Nan Mountain Scenic

    An excellent place to see Chongqing at night.

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