With more than seven million people packed into 1,000sqkm, the city can feel a bit crowded. But landscapes that feel a million miles away can be reached within two hours.
Instead of purchasing a mass-produced, fake designer handbag or ubiquitous Chinese teapot, return home with a one-of-a-kind piece of history.
For a price in the high six figures, a few lucky travellers get the chance to feed, bathe and exercise the endangered animals in Chengdu, China.
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