The 2nd HOUYI Workshop: Non-standard Cosmological Models
August 15-18, 2019，Kunming
1. Conference Venue
South-Western Institute for Astronomy Research (SWIFAR), Yunnan University
Room 1113, Astronomy Building, Yunnan University (Chenggong Campus)
Chenggong District, Kunming, Yunnan, 650500, P.R. China
Hotel: Maple Palace Hotel (枫叶王府酒店)
Address: Zhiyuan Road, around the University Town, Chenggong District, Kunming, Yunnan, P.R. China
TEL: (+86) 0871 - 6888 9929
Below is the address of the hotel in Chinese:
The routes among Maple Palace Hotel (Hotel), SWIFAR building in Yunnan University (Venue) and the dining hall.
3. Transportation Information
A. Kunming Changshui International Airport (KMG): By taxi. It takes about 50 mins and 170 RMB from the airport to the Maple Palace Hotel.
B. Kunming South Railway Station: By taxi. It takes about 15 mins and 20 RMB from the Kunming South Railway Station to the Maple Palace Hotel.
During August 16-17, 2019
Shuttles have been arranged for the transportation between the Maple Palace Hotel and the meeting place. They will leave for the meeting place at 8:30 am and take you back after the dinner. For your convenience, shuttles have also been arranged for the transportation between the meeting place and Yuweitang Canteen.
4. Other tips about Kunming
The solar radiation in Kunming is a bit strong due to its altitude (~1900m), thus please be prepared with the UV light protection. During August, short period rain occurs very often. Remember to bring your umbrella.
There is a subway station near the university, from which you can go to the downtown.