Hubei Overview

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Hubei (湖北; formerly Hupeh) is a province of the People’s Republic of China, located in the Central China region. The name of the province means “north of the lake”, referring to its position north of Dongting Lake. The provincial capital is Wuhan, a major transportation thoroughfare and the political, cultural, and economic hub of Central China.

Hubei Travel Guide introduces useful travel information of Hubei including travel tips, attractions, top things to do, tours, transportation, weather, climate, food, restaurants, accommodation, festivals, nightlife, activities, education, shopping, photos and maps.

Hubei is officially abbreviated to “鄂” (È), an ancient name associated with the eastern part of the province since the State of E of the Western Zhou dynasty, while a popular name for Hubei is “楚” (Chǔ), after the powerful State of Chu that existed in the area during the Eastern Zhou dynasty. It borders Henan to the north, Anhui to the east, Jiangxi to the southeast, Hunan to the south, Chongqing to the west, and Shaanxi to the northwest. The high-profile Three Gorges Dam is located at Yichang, in the west of the province.

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Hubei Attractions

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Hubei Tours

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Climate & When to Go

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Festivals and Activities

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Travel Tips

Hubei Travel FAQs and Tips introduce the city and zip codes, post offices, useful numbers, hospitals, banks for foreign exchange, Government and famous universities. When plan your trip to Hubei, view our answers to questions about Hubei travel to get better understanding of Hubei. [...]

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Useful Maps

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Hubei Accommodation

Hubei Accommodation and Hotels Booking introduces Where to stay in Hubei and the recommended Hubei 5-star luxury hotels, Comfortable 4-star, Economic 3-star and Cheap Hostels recommended by TripAdvisor. [...]

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