In only two decades, Shenzhen has transformed from a fishing village into a booming international metropolis. High-tech manufacturing, logistics and financial services industries have made the city an economic leader in Mainland China, and it attracts trade shows and conferences from around the world. The city, home to more than 10 million residents, is also a center for luxury shopping, fine dining and the arts. Despite its rapid growth, Shenzhen maintains a commitment to the environment, earning it status as an International Garden City and the Global 500 Environmental Award. The city offers an appealing mix of things to do, and the hotel’s address in the Futian District makes it the perfect base for exploration.