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Shantou Destination Guide

Discover Shantou in China!

Shantou in the region of Guangdong Sheng with it's 1,333,973 habitants is a town located in China - some 1,143 mi (or 1,839 km) South of Beijing, the country's capital.

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Local time in Shantou is now 10:02 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Shanghai" with an UTC offset of 8 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Zhangzhou, Shenzhen, Jieyang, Meizhou, Jieshi or Nanpanlong. When in this area, you might want to check out Shantou, Hougang, Donghu, Dahao, Waisha and Hepu as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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2012-6-27 to 30 Shantou & Chaozhou

06:14 min ( July 06, 2012 by tzi7777)
Views: 195 - Rating: 5/5

Rowena and Stanley Mak went to Shantou and Chaozhou, China with Mr. and Mrs. K. Y Fung during June 27 to 30, 2012. It was a trip to explore these two famous cities for generating very enterprising and...


01:08 min ( February 01, 2012 by Nikita Kubrin)
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Bus Shantou-Shenzhen

Time Guardian - MyShantou org

04:47 min ( August 11, 2012 by Richard Hong)
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Watch repairers were once seen in every corner of the city. Their traces were found on every main street, alley way and even on the roadside of the villages. They could almost be said to be time trave...

Queshi Scenic Area & This N That Soup Ed...

02:38 min ( December 18, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
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Preview of Eddakath's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Learn more about these vide...

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Interesting facts about this location

Shantou Experimental School

Shantou Experimental School (汕头市 实验 学校 Shàn-tóu-shì shí-yàn xué-xiào) is a public school, located in Longhu District, within the city proper of Shantou, Guangdong, China. Established in 1999 and operated by the Education Bureau of Shantou City, the school currently caters for approximately 3000 students from Years 1 to 9.

More reading: Shantou Experimental School homepage
Located at 23.37, 116.71 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Schools in Guangdong, Shantou

1918 Shantou earthquake

The 1918 Shantou earthquake is an earthquake that occurred in Shantou, Kwangtung, Republic of China. It also caused some damage in British Hong Kong.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 23.37, 116.71 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:1918 earthquakes, 1918 in China, 1918 in Hong Kong, Earthquakes in China, History of Guangdong, Shantou

Shantou University

Shantou University,a key comprehensive university under the “Project 211” program in Guangdong Province,was founded in 1981 with the approval of the State Council. As the only public university in the world that receives long-term funding from the Li Ka Shing Foundation, it is jointly supported by the Ministry of Education(MOE), the Guangdong Provincial Government and the Li Ka Shing Foundation. STU is located in Shantou, a city in Southeast China.

More reading: Shantou University homepage
Located at 23.37, 116.71 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Educational institutions established in 1981, Shantou, Universities and colleges in Guangdong, Universities in China with English-medium schools of medicine

Chenghai District

Chenghai is a district of the city of Shantou, Guangdong Province, People's Republic of China. It is the birthplace of Qin Mu, and Zheng Yong, the father of Taksin who was a Thai king. It is located in the southeast part of Guangdong Province. Chenghai was a town founded since 1563 AD, under Teochew jurisdiction, controlled by Shantou City from 1983 to 1994. From 1994 onward, Chenghai was upgraded to a county-level city and was administrated by the Provincial Government directly.

More reading: Chenghai District homepage
Located at 23.37, 116.71 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:County-level divisions of Guangdong, Shantou

Chaoyang District, Shantou

Chaoyang District is a district in the municipality of Shantou, Guangdong Province, People's Republic of China.

More reading: Chaoyang District, Shantou homepage
Located at 23.37, 116.71 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:County-level divisions of Guangdong, Shantou