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| Travel Information |
Dalian Modern Museum
Officially opened in March 2002, Dalian Modern Museum is a 4-floor building that covers an area of 21,600 square meters. The overall style of our museum symbolizes the merge of Europe and Asia and the combination of Western and Chinese cultures. Taking Dalian's hundred-year-long history as its vertical axis, our museum shows the various aspects of Dalian's city style and its social development. In a word, Dalian Modern Museum is a concentrated local history of Dalian, a vivid encyclopedia of Dalian and it allows visitors to know about Dalian in only one day. Opening time: 9am to 5pm, Tuesday to Sunday. Ticket: RMB30. Address: No. 10 of Huizhan Road, Shahekou District TEL (86411) 8480 1025
Dalian Lailai Travel Service
Dalian Lailai Travel Service was founded in October 1995 and it is approved by Dalian Tourism Bureau with the license number of L-LN-GN02048. Over the past years, our travel service has gained lots of honors because of our quality products and the excellent services of our tour guide team. Since the founding of the company, we receive over 20,000 tourists every year and receive no complaint, enjoying a good reputation among consumers and the industry. All of our staff welcome you to the beautiful city of Dalian. Address: Room 607, Shengshi Mansion, No. 35 of Lu Xun Road, Zhongshan District TEL (86411) 8273 9043
| Dining Out |
Xieyu Shijia is a Japanese-style restaurant. With a good location and leisure decorations, we provide you with a comfortable dining environment. Consumers can choose from several kind of food in our restaurant, including noodle, rice and hotpot. All of these food will satisfy your demands for good food. In addition, the services in our restaurant will make you feel at home. Address: Floor 1, International Seamen's Club, No. 92 of Renmin Road, Zhongshan District TEL (86411) 8259 7077
Chuan Wai Chuan Xinghai Restaurant
Chuan Wai Chuan is a famous restaurant chain brand in Dalian, featuring Sichuan cuisine. The dishes in our restaurant include all famous traditional Sichuan dishes such as hot fish and marinated chicken slices. With fair prices and good services, our restaurant is a wonderful place for family and friend gathering. Address: No. 5 of Xingyun Street, Shahekou District TEL (86411) 8434 2000
| Health & Fitness |
Dalian Longteng Guofeng Heath Club
Designed by health and sports experts, Dalian Longteng Guofeng Heath Club has a nice ambience with natural ventilation and sunshine from three sides. Our health club is divided into an aerobic equipment area, an aerobics room, a rest area, a changing room, and a shower room. Our professional instructors will help you make a customized fitness program and give you scientific dining suggestions to aid you in achieving your fitness goals. Address: No. 27, Yudai Road, Paoya Baqu, Ganjingzi District TEL (86411) 8647 8080
Dalian Jingxin Yoga Health Center
Located in the Dalian Development Area, Jingxin Yoga Health Center is a comprehensive health center that integrates yoga, leisure fitness, facial and body beauty, and physical therapy. Founded by Ms. Katch, our yoga health center aims to provide every member with professional and thoughtful services and let them escape the hurly of city. In Jingxin Yoga Health Center, you will find peace and pleasure. Address: Floor 6, No. 35 of Fushun Street, Dalian Development Area TEL (86411) 8753 5322
Radiant Beauty & Skincare Center
Pamper yourself or treat a friend to a full service, high
quality Health Spa offering Facials, Chinese Therapy Massage,
Aromatherapy Massage, Foot Massage, and Chinese Medicine.
Our Spa has very high standards in cleanliness and Hygiene
in a very soothing atmosphere. High Quality for a reasonable
and competitive price. You can also enjoy the Expat Lending
"Kiva" Library while you are here. We're located
in the Manhattan Building A (off of Tianjin Street) Room
1101. For more information or directions call us at (86411)
8253 7079 or 8259 7072.
| Relocations |
Dalian Quanjiafu Relocation Company
Founded in 2000, Dalian Quanjiafu Relocation Company is the original Quanshun Relocation Company. With a brand-new modern management system, our company provides house moving, factory moving, long and short-distance delivery, and furniture fixing and dismounting to customers. We also provide packing services. All these services are offered at reasonable prices. Starting price: RMB120. Address: Building No. 6, Xinyuan Xiang, Xigang District TEL (86411) 8247 4649
Dalian Baixing Relocation Company
Founded in 1998, Dalian Baixing Relocation Company is a professional relocation company that provides long and short-distance moving and delivery services. Our company has various relocation vehicles and well-trained employees to meet the different demands of our clients, no matter they are local residents, companies or factories. We will make our best endeavors to offer you the best services! Address: No. 78 of Lvbo Street, Shahekou District TEL (86411) 8684 0088
| Classifieds |
English Teacher Position Available
Position available for part-time English teacher at a local
college (Dalian Development Zone) for 2 hours a week on the
weekend. For more information call: Richard Xu at 138 8954
Fully Furnished Apartment For Rent
3 Bdrm + ensuite + main Bthrm + Ayi's room with bthrm. 146
s.q.m. fully furnished apartment in very nice complex near
the sea, Costa del Sol (Yang Guang Hai An) in Kai Fa Qu.
Available from July 1, 2009 till January 24, 2010 or longer.
For more info or to view please call 159 4115 1810.
Professional Counseling And Psychological
Therapy Available-Integral Coping Therapy
Not everyone needs therapy, nor does everyone need therapy
often. Sometimes, due to the complexities of life or relationships
talking with an experienced therapist is helpful. Dr. Theo
Cope has set up a small private counseling practice in Dalian
and services specializing in the following areas: anorexia
and food disorders; cultural adjustment issues; depression
and anxiety; family counseling; intercultural marital difficulties;
sexual abuse and incest survivors; spiritual crises, individuation
processes, and issues of faith. For more information, call
134 7854 9380 or visit www.helping-you-cope.com
| Services |
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Professional Services: Audit, Taxation, Company Secretarial,
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Beijing Tel: +86 10 85321720, Fax: +86 10 65323270; Shanghai
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Fine French Wines
A team dedicated to the passion of wine welcomes you and
advices you to select the perfect wine. The only wines in
China imported from France with referred transportation
and conservation which allow you to enjoy the exact same
feelings as if you were in France! Wine for tonight diner,
a party, a special event, a present… Free delivery
within 2 hours in Dalian. Tasting every Thursday at 5pm
in our showroom at Huai Hua Da Sha, Floor 17-4, n°100
Shengli Road, Xigang District, Dalian. For more information:
TEL (86411) 8439 0105 / 8832 9127.
Zhongzun Housekeeping Service
Founded in July 2005, Dalian Zhongzun Housekeeping Service
is a professional housekeeping company that provides various
services, including cleaning, painting, baby sitting, and
gifts and goods delivery, to individual and corporate customers.
With the motto of "the facts speak", we provide
the best services to our customers and try our best to meet
every demand of our customers. TEL (86411) 8309 0993
City "Hop On, Hop Off" Tour bus
Daily 8:00am-4:00pm at 30 minute intervals, Bus Route: Dalian
Train Station-Renmin Square-Xinghai Square-Shell Museum-Forest
Zoo Park-Fujiazhuang-Nest Cliff-Bei Da Qiao-Carved Tigers
Square-Laohutan Ocean Park-GangWan Square(Dock)-Zhongshan
Haiquan Translation is a chain service institution which
is specialized in multilingual interpretation and translation
services. Our company mainly supplies translation services
in English, Japanese, Korean, French, Russian, Spanish,
Italian, etc. Our main customers include government, social
group, enterprises, public institutions and individuals.
Our strict service flow and quality security system will
devote reasonable costs, satisfying and relieved service
to you. Address: NO.8-11 in Unit C of Tianxing Roosevelt
International Center, Shahekou District TEL (86411) 8452
| Nightlife |
Founded in 2005, Mandolin Club has a business area of about 300 square meters and 50 parking spaces. With red as the main color, our club will bring you passion and excitement. From 8:30 every night to 2:00 every morning, we will wait you here and expect to provide you some fine House music. Don't miss the chance to find some real fun in Mandolin. Address: No. 12 of Tianjin Street, Zhongshan District TEL (86) 1359 1116 081
| Theater &
And Saxophone Concert
Featuring: Thomas Walsh and Luke Gillespie. Admission: 50rmb/80rmb/100rmb/150rmb/180rmb,
20% off for students.
7pm, May 23. #8 Zhongshan Square, Zhongshan District in Dalian
TEL (86411) 8280 5859/ 8263 3797
Peking Opera Performance: "Nao
Tian Gong"/"Yue Mu Ci Zi"/"Duan Qiao"
Featuring: Fu Peng, Han Yanan and Li Ping. Admission: 30rmb/50rmb
2pm, May 23. #1 Jinlin West Ln, Kunming Strees (West of
Dalian Foreign Lang.Inst) TEL (86411) 8230 5411
| Biz Exhibitions
& Art Exhibitions |
4th Dalian International Industrial Cleaning Equipment and
Technology Exhibition 2009
9am-5pm, May 21-23, Dalian Xinghai Exhibition Center TEL (86411)
Painting and Sculpture Exhibition
9am-5pm, throughout May, South East Gallery, No. 46, Yongjing
Street, XiGang Dist TEL (86411) 8430 3318
Pebble Beach Wax Museum
Admission: 30rmb. Daily 8:30am-4:30pm, Jin Shi Tan Wax Museum
TEL (86411) 8790 2006
| Weekly Calendar |
May 19, 2009
Workshop: "Individual Income Tax Planning for Expats
6pm-8pm. Somerset Harbour Court Dalian, 55 Renmin Lu. TEL
(86411) 6299 0101 ext 502
Every Tuesday 10:30am-12:00pm at Ansheng Starbucks in DDA.
You are welcome to join us and directly come to the venue.
May 23, 2009
Piano And Saxophone Concert
7pm. #8 Zhongshan Square, Zhongshan District in Dalian TEL
(86411) 8280 5859/ 8263 3797
Performance: "Nao Tian Gong"/"Yue Mu Ci Zi"/"Duan
2pm. #1 Jinlin West Ln, Kunming Strees (West of Dalian Foreign
Lang.Inst) TEL (86411) 8230 5411
At The Toastmasters Club
10am-12pm. All's Well Coffee Shop on Wuyi Street. TEL 139
| Community Announcements |
In China: What can you do to help?
There are so many non-profit and non-governmental
organizations operating in China doing so much great
work. But what can you do to help donate or volunteer?
You can sign-up to receive periodic information about
the fantastic opportunities to help a needy family
in China. Visit http://www.charityinchina.com/signup/
to get started with CharityInChina.org!
"Individual Income Tax Planning for Expats in China"
6pm-8pm, May 19, Somerset Harbour Court Dalian, 55 Renmin
Lu. Please call (86411) 6299 0101 ext 502 or visit http://www.dezshira.com
for more details.
Flowers Show At Labor Park
Including camation, geranium, Gazania rigens, snapdragon
and Chinese Lobelia. Admission: 20rmb. Till May 25,
Labor Park TEL (86411) 8362 1108
Weekly Event At The Toastmasters
The Toastmasters Club meets every Saturday morning
from 10:00am-12:00pm at All's Well Coffee Shop on
Wuyi Street. Visitors are welcome. Contact: Dennis
Yu at 139 0411 6266 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ladies Auxiliary Coffee
Every Tuesday 10:30am-12:00pm at Ansheng Starbucks
in DDA. You are welcome to join us and directly come
to the venue.
International Club Of Dalian
The International Club of Dalian (ICD) is a community-based
club for the ever-growing international community
living here in Dalian. For more information check
out the website: www.icdalian.com. Have any questions?
Send an email to email@example.com.
Golden Pebble Beach TEL (86411) 8790 3777. For details
please visit www.discoveryland.cn
Dalian Scenic Tower
Admission: 50rmb/25rmb for child.
Daily 9:00am-4:00pm, Old Dalian TV Tower (behind Labour
Park) TEL (86411) 8363 8345
English Lending Library
If you're looking for something to read in English,
or have books that you want to donate, you should
visit the KIVA lending library, a collection of books
donated by the Dalian expat community. The library
is located in Taipei Radiant Beauty & Skincare
Center, which is located in the Manhattan Building
A (off of Tianjin Street) Room 1101. The space has
been very generously donated by the Taipei Radiant
Beauty Center. For more information or directions
call us at (86411) 8253 7079 or 8259 7072.
If you're new to Dalian and would
like to get in touch with the local expat community
or need information please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
and someone will contact you.
7:00am-7:00pm. TEL (86411) 8469 2514
SunAsia Underwater Sea Aquarium/Polar
Admission 70rmb/80rmb (120rmb combined)
Daily 7:00am-4:00pm. TEL (86411) 8468 5136
Polar Animal World
Daily 9:00am-4:30pm. TEL (86411) 8289 3000
Admission: Main Zone-Adult 40rmb/Child 20rmb; Zone
2: Adult 60rmb/Tram 20rmb
Daily 8:30am-4:30pm. TEL (86411) 8248 0694
Admission: 20rmb. Daily 6:30am-6:30pm TEL (86411)
Xinghai Shell Museum
Admission: 30rmb/adult, 15rmb/child.
Daily 8:30am-4:30pm. TEL (86411) 8480 2938 ext. 115
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