Yichang, China
With more than 7,000 or 8,000 years of history, Yichang is called as "the throat of Chuan (namely Sichuan province) and Hubei province". In the Xia and Shang Dynasties, it is used to be the ancient "lands of Jingzhou" and cortrolled by the Chu State as "the west frontier fortress of Chu" in history in Spring and Autumn Period (Warring States). Yichang is one of the cradles of Chu Culture. It is also known as "Yiling" for the Yishan Mountain in the northwest and "Xiazhou" for guarding the Three Gorges.

General Information

Cruise Season – Jan - Dec
Currency – Renminbi ('People's Money') (Y)
Language – Cantonese & Mandarin
Electricity – 2 perpendicular flat pins USA style or with a round pin below
Time – GMT plus eight hours
International Country Telephone Code – + 86