Guangzhou is a coastal city in subtropics, so it is warm, rainy, hot and sunny. In addition, the long summer and short frost season are its characteristics. The average temperature in a whole year in Guangzhou is 20-22 degree centigrade, and the temperature is comfortable in October. Guangzhou has the same period of rain and heat, which is suitable for the growth of plants. As a result, Guangzhou is an evergreen city and is called The Flower City.
Beijing Road is a famous business street and its center is Guangzhou Grandbuy and Xindaxin Company. It connects Beijing road, Zungsaan 4 Road and Zhongshan 5th Road, and there are hundreds of stores selling clothings, household appliances, arts, local specialties, books, stationeries, musical instruments, shoes and caps, clocks and glasses, photographic equipments, medical and furniture. Additionally, there are also some famous and traditional stores with long history, like Jammy Chai for condiment and Sanduoxuan for the the scholar's four jewels (writing brush, ink stick, ink slab and paper).
Tianhe Commerce Zone is located in the CBD of Guangzhou and it is one of the national-level CBD. It is a multi-functional modern center including shopping mall, sightseeing, food, entertainment and leisure service to satisfy all types of consumption needs. A shopping center called TaiKoo Hui occupies a dominant position among high-end emporiums in Guangzhou and brings together more than 180 international brands and restaurants from all over the world. It is a new urban highlight integrated with recreation, business and culture.