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Address: Sham Shui Po, Hong Kong, China
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Description: Contains markets aimed at the local demographic
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good place to hunt for some bargains

This is a popular working-class neighbourhood where we like to shop , especially for cheap clothes andabove all childrens' clothes. There are several street markets - you can... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 27, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

This is a popular working-class neighbourhood where we like to shop , especially for cheap clothes andabove all childrens' clothes. There are several street markets - you can rifle through the piles of clothes until you find bargain pullovers, shirts, dresses or leggins for kids at very low prices. Dont' expect stellar quality though. On Ap Liu Street, there is... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

This is a boring place for me, not much to buy, not much to shop. I was only there for a famous food stall, but to find that it wasn't open. Do not trust openrice app all the time. Call to check before you go.

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Kabul, Afghanistan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

Fascinating part of town, about 6 stops out of Tsim Sha Tsui on the Metro Line. Genuine Hong Kong, no tourist kitsch. An old part of town with lots of character, not as densely populated as Mong Kok. Many of fabric shops and all sorts of haberdashers. Big collection of electrical goods in Ap Lui Sreet. Very little English spoken... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

If you want cheap clothes and NOT GREAT QUALITY but functional this is where to go. Some great bargains can be had but it's generally a Wholesale area and they are not always happy to sell piecemeal. Can get some great bargains. Trainers and rucksacks.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

This neighbour is probably the doggiest place in Hong Kong. A place do not have any fascinating shopping mall and big brands. But a place that fulfils my imagination to HongKong or the Hong Kong I known from movies. Those little stores, restaurant and stands recalls all the good memories of old times, and closer the distances between each individuals.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015 via mobile

If you want the full Chinese shopping experience try the area out. You can buy anything from a flat screen TV to cits of meat that are not readily identifiable. This area would appear to be a blueprint for every Chinatown in the world. Fantastic browsing experience even if it can be a bit smelly.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

this is where the locals go for meats, veg and fruits, lots of places and cheaper prices - one building dedicated to this with lots of stalls. I know it has been done for years, but I cannot get over meat outside on a board being chopped, street has a flew market and streets were just plain crowded.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

Sham Shui Po might be one of the older and more rundown districts of Hong Kong, but don't let that keep you from visiting, because the place is busy with life and activity. There are some nice markets and stores to visit here if you like that kind of stuff. And if you are looking for an electronic bargain, then... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Sham Shui Po is a very old district in Hong Kong. Usually selling some cheap clothes, electronic products. But better come at day time because of safety.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

If you're looking for the hangout of the locals, this is a must-go. Replenish on the electronics/clothes/buttons/charms you need if you are a hands-on person! Around the area there is also amazing porridge and goose rice/roast house.

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