A green oasis, with north and south entrances.
Hóngshān Swimming Pool
Beat the summer heat at this pool, located behind the Parkson Shopping Mall. Men are not allowed to wear baggy swimsuits; you have to...
More of an amusement park, but with good city views, particularly from the 18th-century hilltop pagoda. The main southern entrance is to...
A Maltese chef who somehow washed up in Ürümqi runs this cosy and warm bistro. Pizzas, pastas and risottos are local favourites, or sink...
Lonely Planet review
Run by the friendly Arlette from Curaçao, this fine cafe brings you savoury West Indian cuisine in a Caribbean atmosphere. Dishes are flavourful and the chocolate cake is divine, but portions are a tad small. It's down a side street on the left.