Tourists came to Chongqing despite of extreme high temperature
Tourists stood in line at Yangtze River Cableway at 17:00.
Entrance of Hongyadong Scenic Spot at 18:30.
CHONGQING (CQNEWS) -- It must be true love for those who came to visit Chongqing at such extreme high temperature! Last weekend, although Chongqing’s temperature reached 42 ℃, people’s enthusiasm to visit Chongqing was never hindered in this summer vacation. A lot of tourists still visited hot places of Chongqing such as Hongyadong and Liziba at the hottest time of a day, and long lines of people were seen at Yangtze River Cableway still.
At around 3:00 pm, the road across Liziba Station of Line 2 was full of parasols by people who took photos, the sound of which kept lingering. A woman who were selling vegetables said that this was nothing new for her. “From morning to evening, these people don’t know fear.”
At about 5:00 pm, food-stall keepers on street retreated to tree shades for shelter, nevertheless, people visiting Yangtze River Cable way were waiting in a line that reached the vicinity of the subway station, a tourist said that it had been an hour since he first came here.
A netizen said, “it is torture to have to wait 2 hours for a 5-minute ride of the cableway, but scenery above the river is so gorgeous. Everything is OK except for the high temperature.