This trip is organized by China Academy of Urban Planning and Design Shenzhen. It will contain two half-day site visits with in the city of Shenzhen.
One is to explore the urban villages Hubei located in the city center of Shenzhen, containing not only old buildings in need of conservation but also some illegal over-built buildings. Hubei is referred as the last ancient village in Shenzhen and will be renovated soon.
The other one is to learn about Wanke Dreamtown, which is a typical gated community covering 530 thousand m2 and equipped with its own schools, shopping malls and other facilities.
Details of the one-day trip are as follows:
Date: Feb.27, 2017
Schedule: Site visit to Hubei (Morning), lunch, site visit to Vanke City (afternoon) and dinner
Cost: 500RMB to be collected in Shenzhen (Including two meals，the transportation cost in Shenzhen，and translation fee)
Pickup Points: The two hotels as mentioned in the “Accommodation”
Accommodation: The local host can make hotel room reservations for the participants in the following hotels, Shenzhen Grand View Hotel (4-star at US$100 per night) or Maple Leaf Pin-Yuan Service Apartment (US$50 per night). Please send an email for hotel reservation and inquiry.
Participants will need to arrange transportation to and from Shenzhen/HK/their home countries on their own. Participants will likely need a travel visa to China (best arranged in their country of residence).