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Address: Interchange of Yangtze River and Jialing River , Yuzhong District, Chongqing 400000, China
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Best place for children's clothes

I've done all my best shopping for children's clothes at Chaotianment markets. It's full on Chinese and I'm ususally the only westerner there. Prices are cheap, and the stalls go... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 16, 2015
Jan G
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Michigan
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Tangerang, Indonesia
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56 reviews
44 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

the place is a peninsular shaped area where two rivers from two sides meets. the Yangtze (Changjiang) river and Jialing river meets. the area is a commercial center to buy goods in bulk, wholesale and cheap items. It is a great place to see the traditional market of Chongqing.

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Thank Riou108
Chongqing, China
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13 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2015 via mobile

This area of Chongqing is something that is very difficult to describe. It is many things. A beautiful night cruise on the rivers where you can take in a georgeous skyline to walking the most populated local shopping area of the city. It takes in a few ancient city gates, street food, new bridges, Buddah Temples, old greeting points for... More 

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California
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278 reviews
132 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2015

Chaotianmen is at the tip of Chongqing where the Yangtze River and Jialing River merge. It's also where the cruise boats dock for embarking and debarking. It used to have really scary steps to climb up but now since the water level raised, it's not such a climb any longer. Tall buildings now occupied this area but the docks still... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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92 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015

there are many shops and small shopping malls. you can easily access from the metro. its really crowded but there isnt anything for us to buy. disappointed.

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Hong Kong, China
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12 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2015 via mobile

There doesn't seem to be much left of Chaotianmen these days as the whole side if the hill leading down to the docks has been bulldozed to make way for a giant complex that looks just a little too much like Singapore's Marina Bay Sands Casino. There's no charm now, just a huge construction site.

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Thank Ken T
Michigan
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26 reviews
10 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015

I've done all my best shopping for children's clothes at Chaotianment markets. It's full on Chinese and I'm ususally the only westerner there. Prices are cheap, and the stalls go on and on. It's crowded and no one speaks English, but everyone has a calculator and I've never had any difficulty communicating. I usually go alone; it's not a fun... More 

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Thank Jan G
Melbourne, Australia
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82 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015

This shopping area is easily accessed via the Metro system Line 1. There are SO many shops, arranged according to the sort of merchandise being sold (so all the shoe shops are grouped together). It's a great area to people-watch and to see the amazing loads the local porters shift by man-power only. There are LOTS of steps & uneven... More 

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New York City, New York
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39 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2015

We got there and this dock is a TOTAL dump. Be careful with the locals trying to offer help to carry your bags. With a broken English they will tell you 15, but when you get to the ship it's 50. Stay away from them! The place is dirty, the only interesting place will be your cruise! Also, by researching... More 

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Shanghai, China
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155 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2015

Great place to see the two rivers converge although on the upper platform you can only get half way round due to building works so stay on the lower level. Also close to the cable car so walkable for a few sites. You can also watch the river boats going up and down.

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Kuta, Indonesia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

Chongqings name means the Mountain city of two rivers It can be fascinating to watch when the Yangste is in flood and the Jialing isnt Water appears to go uphill then Late afternoons are great here Lots of air pollution but most afternoons lots of small kites are flown Relaxing to watch them dart about

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