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Top Choice Arts Centre in Jǐngdézhèn

Sculpture Factory

This tree-lined street, and the pathways that branch off it, form a kind of porcelain-production arts district, which is a centre for contemporary ceramics in China. Some of the world's leading porcelain artists wor…
Top Choice Bar in Nánchāng

Helen's

Helen's large tables and booths fill with groups of young and well heeled Chinese playing drinking games, smoking hookah pipes, dancing to hip hop and house, and eating delicious miniburgers. It's dimly lit, very fr…
Top Choice Asian in Nánchāng

Kǎlúnbì Kāfēi

This modern cafe-restaurant, with a charming lakeside location inside Bāyī Park, does fresh coffee (¥40), Chinese tea (¥90) and imported beer (¥30) as well as good quality food. The steaks (¥100 to ¥200) are expensi…
Top Choice Chinese in Jǐngdézhèn

Sānbǎo Shíguāng Jiǔbā

The Sānbǎo gallery's signature restaurant is perhaps the best in the city. A homely, artsy mood permeates the two floors of wooden furniture and fresh, simple chicken, pork and vegetable dishes. Cold beer flows (¥20…
Village in Nánchāng

Luótiáncūn

This rarely visited, 1100-year-old village, its uneven stone-flagged alleys etched with centuries of wear, provides a history-laden rural escape from urban Nánchāng.A lazy amble around the village will take you thro…
Arts Centre in Jǐngdézhèn

Ceramics Art Avenue

This large, modern ceramics hub opened in 2016 with the aim of regenerating the city. Built on the site of an old ceramic factory it features multiple renovated red-brick industrial buildings, the largest of which c…
Gallery in Jǐngdézhèn

Sānbǎo

About 12km southeast of the city is this wonderful ceramics 'institute' spread across four converted houses. The passion project of Jackson Li, a prominent Chinese artist, the set-up includes a high-end gallery feat…
Historic Building in Lóngnán

Yànyì Wéi

The fascinating, 350-year-old, four-storey-tall Yànyì Wéi is the tallest of a number of crumbling old fortified villages in the vicinity of Yángcūn. It's still lived in by villagers and you can climb all four storey…
Mountain in Lúshān

Lúshān National Park

Venturing in any direction from the town of Lúshān will take you into the wilds of one of the most ethereal environments in this province. The 300-sq-km Lúshān National Park is best known for its strange rock format…
Chinese in Jǐngdézhèn

Hútáolǐ

Located in the Ceramic Art Avenue, Hútáolǐ's menu spans a selection of regional Chinese dishes. Mains of note are the steamed chicken, sweet and sour ribs and the spicy fried vegetables. A good selection of wines, b…