Fangtse / Sino-German-Japanese Town

The town of Fangtse, located in China’s Shandong province, is influenced by German and Japanese colonial buidlings and cultural traces. Buschmeyer + Cai visited the place and got invited to do a research study on the restoration and a sensitive touristical developement of the small city. The focus has been laid on the re-use of the deserted historical builtings and on how to more smoothly link the many different interesting sites in the city by keeping by their fascinating authentic charme and atmosphere.