Visitors can use Jieyang as a base for further adventures. Guangdong is home to a treasure-trove of fascinating sights and attractions. Shantou and Meixian are two more places worth seeing while you're in Guangdong.
If you ask a local their sightseeing recommendations, you'll most likely be directed to the region's much-loved gardens.
This place also offers a number of once in a lifetime adventures such as paragliding. Camping and cycling are just a few of the other activities in this region.
A way to discover the true personality of a place is by exploring the eating establishments in the region. Try some dishes and strike up a conversation with residents. Chicken and oyster sauce are two of the prized ingredients. Soy sauce chicken and tea-smoked duck are two popular dishes sure to delight visitors' with the true flavours of Guangdong.
Before you set off on your jouney, do as the savvy travelers do and learn a variety of useful lines in Mandarin. "Nǐ yào bú yào gēn wǒ tiàowǔ" is the Mandarin way to say "Would you like todance with me?" And, for "This gentleman/lady will pay for everything", you can use "Zhèiwèi xiānsheng huì qīngdān" Why don't you give it a try!
When your time is up in Jieyang, spend the last of your renminbi on last minute keepsakes for the folks at home and say Zàijiàn (farewell).