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Address: Jiefang Road, Erqi District, Zhengzhou 450000, China
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It's ok... but still worth a look if you are nearby

By comparison, I guess the Erqi monument is not too striking now. The story behind this though, was that when it was built, the twin towers were the tallest monuments in the area... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed December 25, 2015
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Singapore, Singapore
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Singapore, Singapore
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21 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2015

By comparison, I guess the Erqi monument is not too striking now. The story behind this though, was that when it was built, the twin towers were the tallest monuments in the area. Right now, they are rather dwarved by the surrounding shopping malls. Good to see for 5 minutes and better if you know about this back story. Otherwise,... More 

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Canberra, Australia
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110 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

The tower is located in part of a large pedestrian plaza area with many shops and restaurants (MacDonalds etc too). The tower itself is a useful landmark to help find your way back to the hotel

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Thank 65Graham65
Zhengzhou, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2015 via mobile

A place to go if you are in zhengzhou. But if you travel around China don't wast your time here :p erqi tower and cbd are the main spots in zhengzhou :) do not just stay on the main road :)

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Thank ontheroad9615
New Delhi, India
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7 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

Right at the heart of the city with a huge open space around and a mix of modern shops and showrooms to street food to all kinds of activities and people around. A perfect place to hang out if one wants to meet new people and see the zhengzhou life. The tower is the main attraction and everything is around... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

Zhengzhou is more a business destination than a tourist stop.. However most tourists use it as a gateway to attractions in nearby province or city with no international airport. Erqi tower is located right in the city centre and is only one stop away on the subway from the busy Zhengzhou railway station. It is but only a monument to... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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106 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Zhengzhou itself is not the best place to go in China. The Henan Province capital seems to be undergoing vast changes, much like the rest of the country, but on a scale I have rarely seen so far (after 8 years living here). In addition to that, there is not a lot of things to see in the way of... More 

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Zhengzhou, China
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53 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

it does look like a normal pagoda in the middle of the square. it certainly has more cultural/historical appeal to chinese nationals recalling to an important page of chinese modern history

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Thank Matteo C
Shanghai, China
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109 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Middle of the city - not particularly amazing, its just a tower in the middle of the square. Easy to find just come out of the local subway station

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36 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

I liked these towers, since they are completely different than modern building that prevail n Zhenzghou.

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Los Angeles, California
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62 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

That's about it, take a picture with it in the background and you can leave. It's not really old, and it's not really that beautiful.

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