Best Cities In China


The Top Ten

1 Shanghai

IT looks great! And it is developing very fast!

I have lived in Shanghai for years, and I also involved in a frequent business trip in different cities in China. I like Shanghai, it is modern, fashionable with open culture.

I studied there before. Transportation is convenient. I meet both locals and foreigners. Amazing tourist spots, including The Bund and Pearl Oriental Tower. Every Shanghai visitor must have mixture of Western food and Chinese food in their diets. Also it's a major economic city of China. Overall, wonderful experience.

Shanghai is far more developed and westerner friendly than other large cities like Beijing. The city management is also far better. The air is also better than Beijing, Shenyang, Changchun or other Chinese cities.

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2 Hong Kong

Hong Kong S.A.R. was a british colony, and had been separated from mainland China for 99 years, and has totally different sets of laws, resources, and culture from mainland. Even now, the "one country, two systems" policy remains.

Let's put it this way, HK people are allowed to use facebook, google, and do not get censored. The government is a lot less corrupted, people are way more disciplined, educated, hygienic, and open minded than those in mainland China. There is even a special organisation ICAC (Independent Commission Against Corruption) working effectively to investigate and stop corruption. There is way more freedom in Hong Kong than in any other place in mainland China, people have the rights to protest and speak for what they believe in. Incidents that happen in mainland China do not happen in HK, such as police beating up hawking children and protesters being "committed suicide" (as in the government claiming the individual's cause of death was ...more

The only good thing in Hong Kong is that I can at least access any google linked website and watch youtube. Mainland cities in China is nothing compared to Hong Kong because of the Western Society and Freedom of speech. Hong Kong is by far better than any city in South East Asia

The most civilized city

Only civilized city I've seen in China so far, people are helpful, smart, clean and friendly, you can find almost anything here, the only downfall I'd say is it's a little bit expensive

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3 Beijing Beijing

Indigenous people in Beijing are humorous, easy going, responsible and generous. Also, many of them are highly educated.

The food in Beijing are also very delicious. Like Beijing duck and soybean milk. They are not weird at all. All of them are the most normal food, like chicken, flour, beef, etc.

Beijing is a great city with a rich cultural heritage and long history. In my eyes, Beijing is absolutely the best city in China.

Yes Beijing rocks! Don't listen to other people saying that China is gruesome. It is our own tradition and other racist people can't say anything about it.

I've been to Beijing and it is awesome! I've walked on the Great Wall and it is in Beijing and it is fun! This should've been number one

Beijing is really beautiful.

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4 Guangzhou

Very good city, nice people, amazing sights.

The third biggest cities. Unique southern culture.

It has a nice name.

Best city in china. Beijin and Shanghai great not because the people live there, is other force

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5 Shenzhen

Shenzhen is the most energy city in China

Why this city not listed in top 3? I'm completely surprised.

Shenzhen is the most prosperous, energetic and progressive city in China

The biggest city without pollution,with strong potentials to become a technology centre,young,still has a lot of space to improve.

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6 Wuhan

Citizens here are really kind
They have the best food in the whole world

The best flavored food here of the whole world

Kind and hospitable people!

I love Wuhan!

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7 Macau

Great for visiting and living plus it is full of energy...

8 Tianjin

I like the city. there are the best food in China


9 Shenyang

I think only Chinese people are voting here

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10 Hangzhou

I guarantee you it's the the most beautiful city in China. Clean and tidy city, polite and warm people.


The Contenders

11 Dalian

This is the most beautiful all the cities in China. Adrive along the Eastern shoue has the beautiful life size and larger than life size art in the world.

12 Nanjing

City clean and people are warmly - august

Love this city the people are friendly, The stores are grand, and there's just so much history

1939 Nanjing Massacre makes me vote for this. I feel sorry for the victim of 1938 Nanjing Massacre. - 50

I love the farmlands and plains of Nanjing. It's not as polluted and I love the noncity parts.

13 Xi'an

This is the most ancient city in China, the best for sure.

14 Xining
15 Chongqing

So many pretty girl in Chongqing

So many clever and handsome boys

16 Chengdu

Beautiful city gorgeous histories

Great history and entertainment

Great city with greatest food.

17 Turpan
18 Xiamen

I'm from Xiamen. I was born in Xiamen.

19 Zhuhai
20 Nanchang
21 Changchun
22 Harbin
23 Guilin
24 Qingdao
25 Nanning
26 Hohhot
27 Suzhou
28 Urumqi

The best multicultural city in China!

Urumqi is v nice place of china. Very traditional city.peoples are very lovely style.and the climate also so nice.

29 Fangchenggang
30 Kunming
31 Fuzhou

Not a bad city and it has effective pollution control. - 50

32 Chizhou
33 Lhasa
34 Jinan
35 Changsha
36 Wenzhou
37 Jilin City
38 Yinchuan
39 Haikou
40 Longyan

Veri human city.

41 Lezhi

Lezhi,best city ever...

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