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Address: No.177 Minzu Road, Yuzhong District, Chongqing 400010, China
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The area around the Jiefang Monument has changed incredibly in the 10 years or so that I've been coming to Chongqing.Now you are surrounded by the outlets of most of the famous... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 14, 2015
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Melbourne, Australia
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Singapore, Singapore
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015

Shopping and Business District. This is the most expensive district in Chongqing. The major shopping malls within the distant.

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Beijing, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

The monument stands in the center old downtown area. Local friends joked that it is where young lads sit and watch hot girls. Girls in Chongqing are usually in a good shpe, and some of them 'dress boldly'.

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Calexico, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

A small replica of Time Square lights. It is a meeting place for the locals as well as for some tourists. I felt like a lab specimen. Caught people staring at me.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

The area around the Jiefang Monument has changed incredibly in the 10 years or so that I've been coming to Chongqing.Now you are surrounded by the outlets of most of the famous European brands.Great place to meet somebody on the steps of the monument as very easy to find and large open space surrounding.

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Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

Lots of light. Great to take a lot of photo. Lots of shops to walk. If you have not been here, it is as good as you have not been to Chongqing.

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Singapore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

Having lived in Shanghai and Beijing for a few years and seen Nanny Chinese cities, this is one to explore and potentially to live in. The marker at it's center is dedicated to the said-to-be one of the greatest generals in Chinese history fighting against and wining over JiangKai Shi. Lovely to explore at night in the middle of this... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

Nice looking monument dead smack in the middle of Jiefangbei. You are surrounded by a shopping paradise and restaurants. You have Prado, Givenchy, Luis Vuitton and all the well known brands. You can even grab an Australian Steak at Pizza hut.

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Chongqing, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 via mobile

It looks like a simple tower in a large public Square.....and it is exactly that. However, the meaning of the structure is much, much more. It is important to the Chinese people because it represents freedom from a horrible war and oppression from the Japanese invaders during much of the 20th century. It is the 70th anniversary celebration this year... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

It is as many have said just another monument. At night it is a much better sight than during the day. The main point of interest is that when it was built it was 3 hand spans taller than any other building in the city! Whose hands is debatable and not overly relevant, but the fact that it is now... More 

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Bocholt, Belgium
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

It's basically just a monument... But interesting to know that this once was the highest building of the city, whereas you know hardly notice it!

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