Fast-paced city life in Shenzhen

Fast-moving vehicles on Shennan Boulevard in Futian District. Photos by Sun Yuchen_副本.jpg

Fast-moving vehicles on Shennan Boulevard in Futian District. Photos by Sun Yuchen

Fast-moving vehicles on a road._副本.jpg

Fast-moving vehicles on a road.

Residents on moving escalators in a shopping mall._副本.jpg

Residents on moving escalators in a shopping mall.

A moving public bus._副本.jpg

A moving public bus.

The flowing Xinzhou River._副本.jpg

The flowing Xinzhou River.

A bird’s-eye view of a flyover with fast-moving vehicles in Luohu District._副本.jpg

A bird’s-eye view of a flyover with fast-moving vehicles in Luohu District.

Commuters walk fast when transferring at Chegongmiao Metro Station in Futian District._副本.jpg

Commuters walk fast when transferring at Chegongmiao Metro Station in Futian District.

Contestants pedal during a dragon-boat competition in Guanlan, Longhua District._副本.jpg

Contestants pedal during a dragon-boat competition in Guanlan, Longhua District.

Shenzhen is known around the country for its fast-paced lifestyle. It put forward a slogan of “Time is money and efficiency is life” in the 1990s when the city started fast economic development that has built the former little fishing village into a modern city. Although the city’s focus has shifted from speed to quality in its development, the fast-paced lifestyle remains among its residents, who are always seen walking fast.

(Shenzhen Daily)

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