Leisurely afternoons in these literary book cafes
CHONGQING (CQNEWS) -- When it comes to Chongqing, everyone knows only its hot and enthusiastic side. In fact, Chongqing can also be very literary. The editor sorted out this literary book cafe collection, find a time to go.
Beicang Library 北仓图书馆
Beicang used to be an old factory in the depths of the downtown area. It did not relocate and renovate. Later it became a library. Coexisting and developing with the city, Beicang is fortunate.
The Beicang Library is divided into two parts. The left side is a small exhibition hall and the right side is a library. The library contains not many books but they involve all aspects of literature and art. There are few people here, and the environment is particularly good. Quiet-loving visitors can enjoy a quiet time.
Address: Jianbei 1st Branch Road, Yanghe Garden, Jiangbei District.
Bridge Book Cafe 博来居书吧
Among the literary youths in Chongqing, Bridge Book Cafe is a relatively popular name. The first reason is that it has a long history, and secondly because it often hosts some interesting activities. Some are charity activities on Douban in which many “not so literary” people can participate.
Address: 1-1-5 Jingli Hall, 160 Xinnan Road, Yubei District (Near Chongqing Guild).
Wuyue Academy 婺月书院
Artistic but not contrived, it is a very comfortable place. If you haven't been here before, it's hard to imagine that such a quiet academy is situated on a back road; however it has such magic. When you enter the academy, the outside world seems to be completely cut off from you.
Address: Floor 7, Building A, Fucheng Building, Yihaoqiao Station, Yuzhong District (on Jiabin Road).
In Time Bookbar 时光里艺术书吧
Rather than a bookstore, in fact, it is more like a teahouse. There are books, tea, snacks, and the environment is very comfortable. It is suitable for chat and tea. This leisurely and elegant place is the ideal of most people's bookstores. Find a book, find a corner, sit comfortably, listen to the music in your ear, and then slowly enjoy your book and drink.
Address: Gate 2 of Grand Theater, East Beicheng Wenhua Street, Jiangbei District.
(Translated by Yang Lifu, Fathom Language Limited)