Shiwan
in Guangdong, China

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
23.001 and 113.077 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 23° 0' 3" and E 113° 4' 37"
Currency and Currency Code:
Yuan Renminbi - CNY
Spoken languages:
Chinese, Uighur, Zhuang
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 09:16 PM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Asia/Shanghai
UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:52 am and 5:41 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-22.878 and -66.759 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Pairique Chico
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Current travel safety evaluation for China in Eastern Asia

Safety Score: 4,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to China.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning China. Last Update: 2020-12-02 08:20:25

Delve into Shiwan

Shiwan in Guangdong with it's 82,031 habitants is a city located in China about 1,184 mi (or 1,906 km) south of Beijing, the country's capital town.

Current time in Shiwan is now 09:16 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Shanghai with an UTC offset of 8 hours. We know of 6 airports closer to Shiwan, of which 4 are larger airports. The closest airport in China is Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport in a distance of 30 mi (or 49 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in China is Kaiping Diaolou and Villages in a distance of 59 mi (or 95 km), South-West. In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Zhangcha, Lecong, Zumiao, Foshan and Luocun. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 21°C / 69 °F

Morning Temperature 15°C / 60 °F
Evening Temperature 22°C / 71 °F
Night Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 44%
Air Pressure 1023 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Thursday, 3rd of December 2020

18°C (64 °F)
15°C (59 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Friday, 4th of December 2020

15°C (60 °F)
14°C (57 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Saturday, 5th of December 2020

15°C (59 °F)
17°C (62 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Crowne Plaza FOSHAN

Address
2,6 mi
118 Fenjiangzhong Road, Chancheng District
528000 Foshan
China

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Swissotel Foshan

Address
2,6 mi
No. 1 Chengmentou West Rd.
528000 Foshan
China

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Marco Polo Lingnan Tiandi Foshan

Address
3,1 mi
No. 97 Renmin Road
528000 Foshan
China

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Sanshui Garden

Address
2,8 mi
39 Guanghai Avenue
528100 Foshan
China

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Private Enjoy Home Apartment

Address
2,8 mi
A2 Bodun Business City, No. 111 Jianxin
528000 Foshan
China

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Carrianna

Address
3,2 mi
No.14 Zumiao Road
528000 Foshan
China

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Chancheng Hotel Foshan

Address
2,9 mi
No 103 Fenjiang Zhong Road
528000 Foshan
China

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Poly Cullinan Apartment

Address
2,6 mi
No.11 Lvjinger Road. Building 2, Poly Cullinan.
528000 Foshan
China

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Billions Earn Hotel

Address
1,0 mi
Intersection of Jihua 4th Road and Jiangwan Road, Chancheng District, Foshan, China
528000 Foshan
China

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


DongJiang International

Address
3,0 mi
No. 121 North of Ling nan Road
528000 Foshan
China

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Guangzhou to Foshan by Train

Published: November 03, 2014
Length: 52:15 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: David Howse

Guangzhou to Foshan by Train For more visit http://www.davidhowsemarketing.com/wholesale-from-china.htm David Howse is a Calgary China Business Consultant. If you are looking for a Canadian...


Sliding Dragon - Chuanlord Holiday Manor

Published: March 18, 2014
Length: 01:20 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: davidjellis

This is the Sliding Dragon powered coaster at Chuanlord Holiday Manor in Foshan, China. David Ellis - Roller Coasters, Thrill Rides and more Check out my other videos http://goo.gl/pZVGmQ Please...


Siu Nim (Shaolin) tao - Yui Choi Yui Kay's Wing Chun of Foshan

Published: May 28, 2012
Length: 20:52 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Mowrad Rownak

Demonstrator: Sifu Yao Zhongqiang BRANCH AND HISTORY Yiu Kai branch of Wing Chun Yiu Kai learned wing chun from his father as well as Chan Wah Shun disciple Ng Chun So. Notable students: ...


Foshan Beyond Laser Technology Co.,Ltd (HSG Laser)

Published: August 09, 2014
Length: 17:40 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Stephanie Tan

500W Fiber Laser Cutting Machine with working size of 1500*3000mm (cutting 6mm carbon steel)


Foshan Gogotrek's photos around Foshan, China (foshan china)

Published: November 17, 2010
Length: 53:28 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu

Preview of Gogotrek's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: http://www.travelpod.com/travel-blog-entries/gogotrek/gap_year_2005/1116162000/tpod.html This blog preview was made by ...


dragon boat race, Foshan, China 3/3

Published: June 01, 2009
Length: 52:28 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: cmubli


Ip Man Cup 2012 - Wing Chun open competition: Wing Chun vs Sanda. Video # 2

Published: February 24, 2012
Length: 02:30 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Wing Chun TV

"IWCO -Russia" team at "Ip Man Cup 2012" open competition, Foshan ( China ) Wing Chun competition. Video # 2. Free fight: Wing Chun ( IWCO ) vs Sanda. IWCO students - black T-shirt and black...


Double side sharp chain sawing machine

Published: July 12, 2013
Length: 29:17 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: ZMAX MACHINE

This machine mean to cut the edge of irregular,curving,scarred wood. Cut diameter:100-230mm(4"-9") Min length:60mm Saw blade:600*5.5*3.8*50*36T+6T Contact person:Leila Wood working city ...


Ip Man Cup 2012 - Wing Chun open competition: Wing Chun vs Sanda. Video # 1

Published: February 21, 2012
Length: 57:59 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Wing Chun TV

Ip Man Cup 2012 - Foshan ( China ) Wing Chun open competition. Free fight - Wing Chun vs Sanda ( by sanda rules) Video # 1 International Wing Chun Organization www.iwco.info www.wing-chun.ru.


Eagle Claw Form

Published: December 20, 2014
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Stafford Lau Gar

A demonstration we saw at the Wong Fei-hung Memorial Hall (黄飞鸿纪念馆) in Foshan, China during the 2014 BKFA Training Trip. This footage courtesy of Paul Williams.


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Foshan University

Foshan University is a designated full-time comprehensive university located in Foshan, Guangdong province, China.

Located at 23.0259, 113.098 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Educational institutions established in 1995, Universities and colleges in Guangdong

Shiwanzhen Subdistrict

Shiwanzhen Subdistrict is a subdistrict of Chancheng District, located in the southwest of the city of Foshan, Guangdong province, People's Republic of China. It has a land area of 0.38 square kilometres and a population of 42,700. Shiwan has a long history of ceramic sculpture, with many vivid works by generations of craftsmen. Its 5000-year-long ceramic making history has accumulated the rich and abundant ceramic culture, and won the high prestige of the "Capital of Ceramics in South China".

Located at 23.0075, 113.098 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Foshan, Township-level divisions of Guangdong

New Plaza Stadium

New Plaza Stadium was a multi-use stadium in Foshan, China. It was used mostly for football matches and was one of the six stadiums used for the 1991 FIFA Women's World Cup. The stadium was a capacity of 14,000 people.

Located at 23.0333, 113.108 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in China, FIFA Women's World Cup stadiums, Defunct association football venues, Foshan, Sports venues in Guangdong

Century Lotus Stadium

Century Lotus Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Foshan, China. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The stadium holds 36,686 people and was built in 2005. It hosted a first round match between China and Myanmar during 2010 FIFA World Cup qualifying. This building has a design similar to the reconstructed Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Delhi built by the same designers.

Located at 22.9698, 113.114 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in China, Multi-purpose stadiums in China, Buildings and structures completed in 2005, Event venues established in 2005, Foshan, Sports venues in Guangdong

Foshan Ancestral Temple

Foshan Ancestral Temple is a Daoist temple in Foshan, Guangdong, China. It was first built in the Song dynasty during the reign of Emperor Zhezong, in the Yuanfeng Era (1078-1085), but was ruined towards the end of the Yuan Dynasty. It was rebuilt in the 5th year of Hongwu Era of the Ming Dynasty (1372). The temple is dedicated to Beidi, the Northern God, who is said to have power over the waters of Guangdong.

Located at 23.0352, 113.116 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Foshan, Taoist temples in China, Buildings and structures in Guangdong


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Shih-wan, Shiwan, 石湾, Shiwan Jiedao, 石湾街道