Jinan is the capital city of Shandong Province. It is also the second-largest city in Shandong after Qingdao. Jinan is also known as the City of Springs. Most famous springs such as Baotu Spring Park, Black Tiger Springs and Five Dragon Pool are located in the area.
Between September and November is the best time to travel to Jinan. Jinan is a modern metropolis with many great shopping malls. It plays an important role in equipment manufacturing and Chinese transportation.