Mengzi is in Yunnan.
Mengzi, Located in the southeast of Yunnan, it is a city which is the political center of Honghe Hani and Yi Autonomous Prefecture. Mengzi City covers an area of 2228 square kilometers, of which the dam area of 544.2 square kilometers, accounting for 24.4% of the total area, the main city area of 30.8 square kilometers. Until 2015, Mengzi City has the total population of 43.14 million people. It has a long history, the late Qing Dynasty was the largest port of foreign trade in Yunnan Province. Moreover, it was once the colony of France. So you can see some French style buildings. Now, because of the ideal location, Mengzi becomes the key city to connect the southern China and the Southeastern Asian countries.
Main local ethnic: Hani / Yi
There is now a train line from Kunming to Mengzi. There is one train in each direction per day and it takes around 4 hours.
Nanhu Lake is a lake on one extremity of the town, many lights at nights and there is amusement park for kids on an island.