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New Free Shower Facilities at the Hong Kong International Airport

on 09/30/2017 - 04:50 pm

The Hong Kong International Airport now has free shower facilities near gate No. 20 in Terminal 1. Although the airport has had paid shower facilities for some time now, the free one is new.

According to the airport's customer service enquiries hotline, the facilities are only for arriving or transit passengers. Sorry, departurers, you'll still need to freshen up before heading to the airport.



Are you traveling through the Hong Kong Airport in the next few days? What do you think of the showers? We'd love to see your pics! Post them to any of our social media accounts.
 

Fees Waived for Travel Anywhere in China from October 1st-8th!

on 09/30/2017 - 02:39 pm

Every year China waives the toll fees on its highways across the country on holidays such as National Day on October 1st. Since the Mid-Autumn Festival lands on October 4th this year, the period of free use of the highways this year is the longest ever!
 
From 00:00 October 1st to 24:00 October 8th, toll fees on all highways across China are waived for motorcycles and passenger vehicles with seven seats or less.


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Shenzhen Metro Hours Extended to Midnight During Holiday

on 09/30/2017 - 09:22 am

The number of travelers on the Shenzhen Metro is expected to increase this year compared to last year, according to Shenzhen Metro operators.

In order to meet the demand of passengers, on Sept 30 (Saturday), Oct 1 and Oct 4, the Shenzhen Metro will prolong its run time from 6:30 to 24:00. During other public holiday days, all lines expect for line 11 will run from 6:30 to 23:00. Line 11 will close half an hour later than other lines.

Also, it’s expected that peek time will occur on line 1 to Luohu, line 3 to Shuanglong and line 11 to Bitou during the public holiday, so expect delays. Passengers are advised to pay attention to official announcements, prepare in advance and beat th ...

This Weekend in Shekou - September 29th and Beyond

on 09/29/2017 - 12:55 pm

Welcome to ShekouDaily's Weekend Newsletter. With the end of the month approaching a few special offers and promotions are expiring, plus there are some new activities and events lined up for the Golden Week Holiday. If you're in town for the week ahead, don't miss this line-up of great things to do. We'll update this post over the weekend if anything new comes up so feel free to check back often for the latest. 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, you ma ...

Game Of Thrones Exhibition @Coastal City on Display Thru October

on 09/29/2017 - 11:23 am

Big news for you fans of Game Of Thrones... HBO Originals is bringing a theme event of Game Of Thrones, for the first time to Coastal City in Nanshan District, Shenzhen. This free event, which includes props, costumes, AR scenes and more, started yesterday and will last about a month from Sept 28 to Oct 31. Aside from the Winterfell booth; which is being displayed from the first time, Coastal City reports that Shenzhen is the third city to hold this event after Beijing and Shanghai.


 
Three Booths To Visit
 
King's Landing 
Check out the Iron Throne in the King’s Landing booth on the first floor of Coastal City. In the long corridor-- Gems of power, an enormous ...

Picasso & Dalí Exhibit in Shenzhen From China's National Day!

on 09/29/2017 - 10:35 am

Starting October 1st, 2017, the YearLife Art Space in Holiday Plaza will be exhibiting more than 240 pieces, from the world's major art galleries, museums and private collectors, including paintings, cover original prints, sculptures, ceramics, photographs and other famous works by Salvador Dalí and Pablo Picasso.

More than 90% of the works will be exhibited in Shenzhen for the first time.

The exhibit will be open from 10am-10pm daily (doors close at 9:30pm) and there will also be a soft pottery, stone paintings, watercolors and other optional art experience activities for those that want to try to DIY their own works of art.

Ticket Price:
Tickets can be purchased at the do ...

Watch NBA Warriors vs. Timberwolves LIVE in Shenzhen October 5th

on 09/28/2017 - 12:58 pm

Defending NBA champions The Golden State Warriors and the Minnesota Timberwolves will play two pre-season games in China next month in front of sold out crowds. The first game here in Shenzhen on Thursday, October 5th and the second on Sunday October 8th in Shanghai, will also feature a variety of off-court activities. 

The games will mark the Warriors' third trip to China following visits in 2008 and 2013.  The Timberwolves will be playing in China for the first time and appearing in their ninth and 10th international games since 1999.

The Warriors' roster currently features two-time NBA MVP Stephen Curry, 2017 NBA Finals MVP Kevin Durant, three-time NBA All-Star Klay T ...

WIN: Dinner with International Celebrities Jessie J & Flo Rida!

on 09/27/2017 - 10:22 am

Have you ever wanted to meet English singer and songwriter Jessie J, or American rapper, singer and songwriter Flo Rida? Well, here's your chance... right here in Shenzhen!

On September 22nd, Red Dragon Culture Media (Shenzhen) Co., Ltd., held a press conference at the Hilton Shenzhen Shekou Nanahai Hotel to announce that international superstars Jessie J & Flo Rida will be performing live in Shenzhen on December 1st at the Shenzhen Universiade Stadium.

 
Tickets have yet to go on sale; however, we've got the low down on what's going to be offered... and some lucky ticket holders will be in for a very special treat!

With a 40,000 person capacity at Universiade Stadium for ...

New Storm May Bring Rain Sunday - HKO Issues T1

on 09/24/2017 - 10:25 am

UPDATE: The HKO cancelled all their warnings at 7:20pm.
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UPDATE: At 3pm, the HKO estimated the tropical cyclone to be in the northern part of the South China Sea, about 480 km south-southwest of Hong Kong, with maximum sustained wind near its center of 55 km/h. The tropical cyclone will move towards the vicinity of Hainan Island today. The Standby Signal No.1 is still in force.
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UPDATE: At 11:45am, the HKO announced that Outer rainbands associated with the tropical depression are expected to bring short periods of squalls to Hong Kong. Seas will be rough with swells. Members of the public are advised to stay away from the shoreline. The tropical depression is ski ...

This Weekend in Shekou - September 22nd and Beyond

on 09/22/2017 - 12:36 pm

Welcome to ShekouDaily's Weekend Newsletter. There's a lot to do this weekend; especially on Saturday. For those of you planning to take the metro on Saturday, take note that there is some scheduled maintenance shutting down various stations. We'll update this post over the weekend if anything new comes up so feel free to check back often for the latest. 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, you may do so for free here.
 
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