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Chengdu

Tai Chi group at Culture Park, Chengdu, China.

China

One day three ways: Chengdu

Brian Johnston On foot or bike, this provincial capital is a delight to explore.

China

Reality in black and white

Panda cubs nap in the nursery.

Stephen Phelan is thrilled to see a panda up close. But for the star of the show, it's a giant yawn.

Asia

The new global gourmet hotspot

At Yu Bo's restaurant, tea-and-camphor-smoked duck shares table space with calligraphy brushes made of puff pastry and minced beef, and sea cucumber paired with fried rice and foie gras.

China

Battered and flattered

The Tibet Hotel, Chengdu.

A flour massage and some kind words bring memories of Tibet flooding back for Louise Southerden.

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Travellers Tips

Expert advice

Tripologist: Two cities, Three Gorges

Michael Gebicki In an upcoming trip to China we're looking at travelling by train from Xi'an to Guangzhou. We have two weeks in which to complete the journey between the cities.

Map of Chengdu

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