Yes, China is doing something about its mess of new cities.
The Central Station Of The New Silk Road Comes To Life
A station at the center of the New Silk Road arises.
What Happens in China’s Western Replica Towns
I once mistakenly tried to enter through the fake door of a fake restaurant next to some fake windmills in a fake town. Yes, I’m traveling in China.
How China’s Lanzhou New Area Is Moving Mountains For A New City
China is prepared to move mountains for the New Silk Road — literally.
One Way That China Populates Its Ghost Cities
There is a masterplan. Yes, there is a masterplan.
What Happens in China’s Western Style Replica Towns
When traveling to China’s new cities and urban developments I’ve found myself in many of the country’s new Western-style replica towns. This is what these places are all about.
Can Ecocities Solve China’s Environmental Problems?
Can these new green cities be a salve for China’s battered environment?
Clearing The Land: Inside China’s Mass Demolitions And Land Grabs
Before new cities can be built the land must first be cleared.
9 Reasons Why China’s Ghost Cities Are So Empty
During its urbanization boom period, China was producing enough new floorspace to cover Hong Kong two times over each year, so why are there still between 20 and 45 million empty homes across China?
Seven Reasons Why China Is So Disaster Prone
Almost daily we hear stories of accidents and disasters happening in China. Why do these tragedies happen there so often?