Dalian Overview

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Dalian is a major city and seaport in the south of Liaoning Province, China. It is the southernmost city of the Liaodong Peninsula. Dalian is the province’s second largest city and has sub-provincial administrative status. The Shandong Peninsula lies southwest across the Bohai Strait and Korea lies across the Yellow Sea to the east.

Today a financial, shipping and logistics centre for Northeast Asia, Dalian has a significant history of being used by foreign powers for its ports. Dalian was previously known as both “Dalniy” (Russian: Дальний; Dal’nii) and “Dairen” (Japanese: 大連). However, the city was better known as “Port Arthur” (Russian: Порт-Артур; Port-Artur) and “Ryojun” (Japanese: 旅順) from the original Port Arthur, now the city’s Lüshunkou district.

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