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Address: Siming District, Xiamen 361001, China

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Interesting lot of stores

Apparently this is not only a foreign tourist attraction but s local gathering place, a tourist attraction to other Chinese people, is a very very long street with a lot of... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 30, 2015
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015 NEW

Apparently this is not only a foreign tourist attraction but s local gathering place, a tourist attraction to other Chinese people, is a very very long street with a lot of stores mainly dedicated to Chinese market How ever is fun to watch and been watched here

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015 NEW

A very busy pedestrian street with shops of al sorts, traders are in the alleys at the sides of the main shops. Agree a price before you buy and watch your change. One tried to charge me £5 for a small bottle of water. Little english is spoken anywhere.

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Xiamen, China
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22 reviews 22 reviews
15 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

I love walking this street. There are so many amazing buildings to look at. Don't miss the tea street where you can watch the ladies sorting the tea buds. Wonder off this road and get a good look at another world.

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137 helpful votes 137 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

After six nights in Hong Kong with countless A-List fashion stores - how many Gucci stores can one city have??? - enjoying the walk down Zhongshan Road was really enjoyable. Sure, there was a mall along the route with the usual suspects - Armani, etc. But most of the street featured good quality Chinese merchants. We enjoyed the variety and... More 

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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

It is a decent place where you get all the things you want, i.e. popular road side foods, restaurants, souvenirs, department store and even supermarket. Be sure you explore the lanes that expand from this street and you'll find all things that you are looking for. The only down part of it is that the various lanes are quite confusing... More 

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Tai'an, China
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

If you like shopping and strolling, then you will enjoy this walking street. It's average stuff, though - nothing too special.

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Xiamen, China
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

On most days, Zhongshan Road is quite crowded and noisy. Most of the shops sell overpriced clothes and local specialties, but the latter can make good gifts for friends and family. Xiamen style cakes (a bit like Chinese moon cakes) and dried meat/fish are some of the edible souvenirs. The street food, although kind of expensive, is actually pretty good.... More 

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Xiamen, Fujian, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

When you really look around you will find. Food stalls of really strange cooking foods but line ups at everyone. Less expensive souvenir goods from bracelets, note books/book marks/good luck and long life charms to pearls to everyday clothes to designer clothes. If you know where, great copy of the latest Blu-ray movies. And then at the bottom end, you... More 

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Xiamen, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

about a 20 minute stroll to walk from near the waterfront to the other end of the walking street. Excellent location to other attractions including the ferry to GulanYu island. lots to choose from and lots of sidestreets.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Long shopping street full of locals and tourist alike. This place has lots of little side nooks that can be explored. There's also a good place near the beginning to get some peanut soup and oyster omelettes.

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