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Getting to the New Shekou Ferry Terminal (a.k.a. Shekou Cruise Center)

on 11/07/2016 - 11:21 am

It's going to be a while before the Orange Line of the Shenzhen Metro stops at the new Shekou Ferry Terminal at Prince Bay Port. In the meantime, here are five other ways to get there:
 
 
1) Free Shuttle Bus
There's a free shuttle bus from the old Ferry Terminal to the new one. Click here for details on schedule, travel time, locations, etc.

 
2) Taxi
English Name: Shekou Cruise Center
Chinese Name (Characters): 蛇口邮轮中心.
Chinese Name: (Pinyin):  Shekou You Lun Zhong Xin 

 
3) Drive
Drive towards the old Shekou Ferry Terminal on Nanhai Dadao. Do not enter the old terminal; instead, veer right onto Gang Wan Da Dao. You'll see the entrance to t ...

NEW Shekou Ferry Terminal [HOW-TO GUIDE]

on 10/31/2016 - 11:42 am

On October 15th, 2016 ShekouDaily was the first to share pictures and update you (in English) about the new Shekou Ferry Terminal at Prince Bay Port. Today, we'd like to add to that with this quick How To Guide to Getting To and Using the New Ferry Terminal. Although the new ferry terminal is much nicer, for the few days it's a bit cumbersome so we'd like to help you avoid any unnecessary troubles.
 
UPDATE: More options are now available for Getting to the New Ferry Terminal. Click here for details. For details on Navigating the New Ferry Terminal, see below.
 
HOW TO GET TO THE NEW FERRY TERMINAL
 
For the next two to four days or so, the only way to get to the new Fer ...

The Ultimate Guide to Halloween in Shekou (with Trick or Treating)!

on 10/21/2016 - 08:08 am

Halloween is this weekend! If you don't have a costume yet, there's a guide of the places to buy Halloween gear here in Shenzhen included in this post; as well as Events for Kids, a Fantastic Trick or Treating Trail and a list of the weekend long events for adults.
 
There's a lot of stuff in this post. If you don't feel like reading all this, click here to listen to our Special Edition Halloween Podcast! In fact, it's our very first podcast. Enjoy!
 

 
 
Where to Buy Halloween Gear


 
Most people nowadays are buying their Halloween gear online. If that's not your style or you're wanting to trying things on or browse what's available, here's a list of pl ...

Emergency Numbers in China

on 09/08/2016 - 06:21 pm

Throughout Mainland China, the following emergency numbers can be used.
 
In most cases there is assistance in both English and Chinese:
 
 * Ambulance - 120
 * Police - 110
 * Fire Department - 119
 * Traffic Accident - 122

For emergency medical services, the nearest full service hospital is:

The Shekou People's Hospital 蛇口人民医院:36 Gongye 7 Road 工业7路36号Telephone: 2669-2314

For a list of other hospitals and clinics in Shekou, click here.

Other useful numbers:

* Noise Pollution Complaints: 12345
* Management and Service Center for Expats: 2667-8381

Shekou Ferry Schedule - Hong Kong Airport

on 08/21/2016 - 08:14 pm

The following information is translated from the China Merchant Shekou Ferry Terminal Services web site at: http://www.szgky.com/.  Changes announced publicly will be posted here, however, last minute changes to the ferry schedule will be posted at the ferry terminal when applicable. For more information for trips to/from the Hong Kong International Airport call: (0755) 2669.1213.

The page displays the Shekou Ferry Schedule to and from the Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA). For other routes see: Shekou to/from Hong Kong Central, Shekou to/from Zhuhai, or Shekou to/from Macau.
 

 
TO HONG KONG INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (HKIA) FROM SHEKOU
TRAVEL TIME: About 30 min ...

Shekou Ferry Schedule - Macau

on 08/21/2016 - 01:51 pm

The following information is translated from the China Merchant Shekou Ferry Terminal Services web site at: http://www.szgky.com/.  Changes announced publicly will be posted here, however, last minute changes to the ferry schedule will be posted at the ferry terminal when applicable. For more information for trips to/from Macau call: (0755) 2669.1213.

The page displays the Shekou Ferry Schedule to and from Macau. For other routes see: Shekou to/from the Hong Kong International Airport, Shekou to/from Hong Kong Central, or Shekou to/from Zhuhai.
 

 
TO MACAU (TAIPA) FROM SHEKOU
TRAVEL TIME: About 60 minutes




LEAVE SHEKOU


ARRIVE MACAU

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Shekou Ferry Schedule - Zhuhai

on 08/21/2016 - 01:43 pm

The following information is translated from the China Merchant Shekou Ferry Terminal Services web site at: http://www.szgky.com/.  Changes announced publicly will be posted here, however, last minute changes to the ferry schedule will be posted at the ferry terminal when applicable. For more information for trips to/from the Zhuhai call: (0755) 2669-5600.

The page displays the Shekou Ferry Schedule to and from Hong Kong Central. For other routes see: Shekou to/from the Hong Kong International Airport, Shekou to/from Hong Kong Central, or Shekou to/from Macau.
 

 
The Following are Cancelled Monday August 28th: 
 * From Shekou t ...

Shekou Ferry Schedule - Hong Kong Central

on 08/21/2016 - 01:12 pm

The following information is translated from the China Merchant Shekou Ferry Terminal Services web site at: http://www.szgky.com/.  Changes announced publicly will be posted here, however, last minute changes to the ferry schedule will be posted at the ferry terminal when applicable. For more information for trips to/from the Hong Kong Central call: (0755) 2669.1213.

The page displays the Shekou Ferry Schedule to and from Hong Kong Central. For other routes see: Shekou to/from the Hong Kong International Airport, Shekou to/from Zhuhai, or Shekou to/from Macau.
 

 
TO HONG KONG CENTRAL FROM SHEKOU
TRAVEL TIME: About 60 minutes




LEAVE SH ...