CAUTION: Construction Causing Delays on Metro Line 11 Tonight

on 12/08/2017 - 07:27 pm

1. Tonight (December 8), the last train of Metro Line 11 from Futian station to Bitou station will leave from Futian at 21:00.

2. From Futian district to Nanshan district, the metro will use only one track, so that means departure intervals will be longer than usual.

3. From Bitou to Qianhai, the metro will run as usual. The departure interval is about 8 minutes.

4. The Nanshan station on line 11 and Taoyuan station on line 1 will offer shuttle bus for passengers. It is predicated that line 11 will be fixed and run as usual after 7:30am tomorrow (December 9)

5. The metro between Nanshan and Qianhai won't run during the adjustment time.

Reference: 运营信息 | 11号线临时运营调整

This Weekend and Beyond - December 8th, 2017

on 12/08/2017 - 09:26 am

Yes, many of us are already thinking and planning for Christmas. If you are too, we've got some links below to help you with your dinners, decorations, gifts and more. Before you jump to that though, we have plenty of activities, events and offers going on this weekend and next for you to enjoy. Don't miss them! For those going away for the holiday. I hope you have a wonderful time on your holiday. For the rest of us... Have a great weekend!
 
NOTE: Most of the content below appears in chronological order and "as submitted" by event organizers, promoters or venues, to the ShekouDaily directory. If you'd like to include your events or promotions to ShekouDaily or these newsletters ...

CAUTION: Strong Monsoon Signal Raised - Gale Force Winds Expected

on 12/08/2017 - 08:45 am

UPDATE: The Strong Monsoon Signal was cancelled at 11am.
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The Hong Kong Observatory raised their Strong Monsoon Signal at 7:45am this morning. Strong winds with mean speed exceeding 40 kilometres per hour are expected from the north. Gusts will occasionally reach gale force.

1. If you are not well sheltered from the north, you are advised to take precautions against strong gusty winds. Flower pots and other objects likely to be blown away should be taken indoors.

2. Those planning for water sports activities and operations at sea should take special care against high winds and rough sea conditions. Conditions are particularly rough over the offshore waters.

Last dispat ...

Guide to Shenzhen's 1st International Wine & Dine Festival 2017 (Dec 7-10)

on 12/07/2017 - 01:20 pm

The first Shenzhen International Wine & Dine Festival kicked off at 10:30am Thursday December 7th. 31 vendors from around the world have set up for the weekend to provide visitors with delicious gourmet food and drinks.



To purchase food or drink items, you need to sign up and buy vouchers, only available via wechat. If you pay 100 you get a couple of extra goodies; otherwise, you can buy in increments of 20, 40, 60 or 80.

UPDATE 3pm Dec 7th: Many vendors are now accepting cash so it appears there may not be a need to purchase anything through WeChat. We'll update this post if we notice if that changes.



Prices for food an drink items vary from vendor to vendor. When you s ...