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Beautiful Monument

This is a great monument in a stunning square that often is called the Times Square of Chongqing... read more

Reviewed 29 January 2018
Rachel L
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Newark, Delaware
Nice walk about!

If you are looking just for a nice place to relax and walk around and do some shopping at some... read more

Reviewed 12 December 2017
CharlieHayes2003
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No.177 Minzu Road, Yuzhong District, Chongqing 400010, China
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Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

This is the centre of Chongqing and the monument is best seen by night when all the lights show Chongqing at its best. The monument isn’t large by any standard especially given its title of the liberation monument. The area is crowded and if that’s...More

Thank Ahmad M
Reviewed 23 April 2018

Nice illumination of the skyscrapers and lots of high-end stores around. In the surrounding area there are a lot of local street food which you should really try as much as possible. The monument itself is really unnecessary to visit.

Thank AndrejTippner
Reviewed 29 January 2018

This is a great monument in a stunning square that often is called the Times Square of Chongqing. It's a great area of Chongqing to explore.

Thank Rachel L
Reviewed 28 January 2018

The word Jie Fang meant liberation in Chinese. I felt free getting there because it made a great change for me to get away from work. The monument is in a square surrounded by shopping mall, eatery, the lot. Unlike a lot of places, it...More

1  Thank DrPaulTam
Reviewed 28 January 2018

Surrounding pedestrian street is the real interest here. Lots of shopping. Several high end stores. Nice area to walk since no cars are permited. Does get a bit crowded on weekends.

Thank rhesus87125
Reviewed 22 January 2018

This monument's name literally means 'Liberation' to symbolize the activities taking place on Nov 30, 1949 when the Communist Party's army liberates Chongqing from the Kuomintang party. It's surrounded and dwarfed by skyscrapers around it but its influence of the neighbourhood remains.

Thank yyzvoyageur
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

The Jiefang Monument is a must visit in Chongqing! The monument itself is rather small - a lonely monument standing in the center of a square, surrounded by all kinds of shops and all. People are here for the overwhelming shopping and food experiences. Expensive...More

1  Thank Rachelle W
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

If you are looking just for a nice place to relax and walk around and do some shopping at some designer brands this place is for you!

Thank CharlieHayes2003
Reviewed 28 November 2017

This PLA Monument is dwarfed by all the tall buildings in the vicinity. A place for some picture moment and then more to do with shopping with the many malls located here. A very busy place during day and night. More lovely at night when...More

Thank TJX05
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

The monument is central to the square but the side streets are much more interesting... Find Yonghui supermarket and explore downstairs to see the fresh food (don't go if you are squimish about raw meat) but even better is the old market just around the...More

Thank SidJames2008
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