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Sham Shui Po

Sham Shui Po, Hong Kong, China
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Ranked #52 of 409 attractions in Hong Kong
Type: Neighborhoods
Description: Contains markets aimed at the local demographic
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Melbourne, Australia
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157 reviews 157 reviews
64 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014 NEW

Well away from the tourist trail but reachable via the train. Can be crowded in the street markets but this is a reflection of the true HK largely devoid of tourists. Dragon Centre offers a fairly good shopping centre. Food here can be very authentic and quite well priced. This area has a sub-continetal influence as well. People are quite... More

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Bangkok, Thailand
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

A lot of electronics stuffs, local food. you can visit here from MTR station and that's the best point. I think it's cheaper than Tsim Sha Tsui.

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Melbourne, Australia
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14 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Great variety of shops and market stalls, very cheap prices but with quality goods also, and not too crowded, mainly locals - hardly saw a tourist, even had toilet facilities which are hard to find in some areas.

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HK
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31 attraction reviews
162 helpful votes 162 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

take the MTR to Shum shui po get off at exit D and you will run into the golden centre where you can find most computer stuff at bargain price, even Xbox and NDS. my experience tells me not matter how much you like the product, so not buy at the first store and always compare price, the shops nears... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Can but many thing here and they all are cheaper than other places!! We can buy electrical applications, phone cases and many more.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Good market for phones, and electricals, long market also near wholesale clothes that some shops will sell retail to you, and you also will need to bArgain everywhere.

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Brisbane, Australia
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36 reviews 36 reviews
24 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We spent 10 nights staying in this area, there were so many things to see. I really enjoyed the local feel of the area and the people. Some really delicious meals too. I found great prices on clothing and the bead shops are well stocked and great prices..... See another side of HK away from Kowloon and Nathan Rd, it... More

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Gladstone, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Great street markets,with everything from underwear to shoes, also lots of shop that sell bulk kids favours great for parties or teacher prizes etc. Hiking shops with good brands at very good prices! One street selling apparel trims, beads, feathers, lace and I bought a couple of ready made fascinators here! You might have to wander around for a while... More

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Singapore
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38 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

One thing you must try at Sham Shui Po is this Cheong Fun. Super smooth, super soft and awesome taste. The best way to eat it, is to buy, stand and eat just at the alley! Pipping hot cheong fun!

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Hong Kong, China
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125 reviews 125 reviews
54 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014 via mobile

Large choice of electronics, some second hands, some new, usually guarantee limited to Hong Kong. Also a good place for trims for apparel.

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