Ghost town in China: Chengong
Chengong was meant to be a major economic and university center.
Within a few years become one of the largest ghost towns in China, despite the market of Luosiwan, recently moved into the city.
Chenggong is a satellite city located just south of Kunming, along the shores of Dianchi Lake. Construction started in 2003.
Skyscrapers, luxury villas, huge residential complexes, and even a modern stadium, kindergartens, and shopping malls built in the city are rapidly turning into a bleak scenario.
Some of the images of this gallery were also included in China Suburbia, a photographic project on the fast urbanization in China.
Images of the ghost town of Chenggong
Topic: ghost town in China, real estate in China.
CHINA-UNDERGROUND. Matteo Damiani is an Italian sinologist, photographer, author and motion designer. Matteo lived and worked for ten years in China. Founder of CinaOggi.it and China-underground.com.