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...
A green oasis, with north and south entrances.
More of an amusement park, but with good city views, particularly from the 18th-century hilltop pagoda. The main southern entrance is to...
The Vine Cafe
Run by friendly Arlette from Curaçao, this fine cafe brings you savoury West Indian cuisine in a coffeehouse atmosphere. Dishes are...
40 Gongyuan Beijie · interesting places nearby
This well-known, long-running expat watering hole recently changed hands. In addition to a good selection of imported beers, and classic pub grub like pizzas and burgers, you'll find some Spanish fare. Young expat teachers and volunteers congregate here, making this a good place to get the skinny on activities around Ürümqi.
Fubar is on a street of bars and clubs if you want to make a big night of it.