Chenggong Area? Chenggong Area? - GoKunming Forum Wed, 12 Aug 2020 08:37:32 +0800 Chenggong Area? - Post by jj123 I am looking for updates on the Chenggong area. Most threads are a couple years old.
My family will be moving to KM, and that is an area we are considering.
I know the subway…
Thu, 27 Dec 2018 14:52:56 +0800
Chenggong Area? - Post by kingofthekerb Didi works best there. not many regular taxis around these days. it's quite spread out so depends on where you're going it's not thaaat easy to get around

there are two or three big shopping…
Thu, 27 Dec 2018 23:43:45 +0800
Chenggong Area? - Post by cloudtrapezer Can't think why anyone would voluntarily move to Chenggong. It's a boring high-rise dormitory town with an acute shortage of dormers.

You can see the mountains from almost everywhere in Kunming. At least come and…
Fri, 28 Dec 2018 09:50:46 +0800
Chenggong Area? - Post by jj123 Thanks King.
Cloud, I know, haha, have read that in the past.

As far as boring, that doesn't worry me too much, as I have a couple kids and don't do anything like I did…
Fri, 28 Dec 2018 09:57:19 +0800
Chenggong Area? - Post by tigertiger - moderator I lived in Chenggong in the past, and so I am not up to date, but it is pretty isolating. Think about practicalities like shopping and getting into town. Especially as you don't have a… Fri, 28 Dec 2018 11:07:40 +0800 Chenggong Area? - Post by jj123 Thanks Tiger.

My thoughts exactly re: living close to the metro and within a close distance to a Walmart or Carrefour.

Where I live now Walmart will deliver, but I suspect if one is too…
Fri, 28 Dec 2018 11:57:44 +0800
Chenggong Area? - Post by Ishmael You can get by fine in Kunming or Chenggong without Walmart or Carrefour. Rumor has it that they have a lot of things shipped in from… Sun, 13 Jan 2019 13:59:26 +0800 Chenggong Area? - Post by DanTheMan I don't know about the ASEAN Forest, but have heard good things about access to hiking in the hills in Chenggong.

You could also consider the area in Kunming proper that is north-northwest of Xiao…
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 14:48:58 +0800
Chenggong Area? - Post by cloudtrapezer Dan has good points. And it really is difficult to convey the true awfulness of Chenggong to someone who hasn't been there.… Tue, 15 Jan 2019 05:10:34 +0800 Chenggong Area? - Post by jj123 @Dan,

I may have gotten the "asean" name wrong, but the area that I was thinking of was near the Chenrong station. Just north is a large park LuoLong and big lake, and a couple…
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 07:29:21 +0800