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Address: East Side of Li River, Yangshuo County 541900, China
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12:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 12:00 am - 12:00 am

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Everything you'd expect from a Tourist street in China

From the toy F-16s swooping dangerously low overhead, to the calls of "good price, looka, looka!" From every vendor selling the same mass produced junk every other is selling... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 27, 2015
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Shanghai, China

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Shanghai, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 NEW

From the toy F-16s swooping dangerously low overhead, to the calls of "good price, looka, looka!" From every vendor selling the same mass produced junk every other is selling, West Street doesn't disappoint... Assuming you go in with appropriately low expectations. Your best bet is to get off onto one of the side pedestrian streets which is where you'll find... More 

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Las Cruces, NM, USA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015 NEW

West Street is heavily promoted as the place to be in downtown Yangshuo. It has many interesting shops, open-air and in buildings, at all levels of price and with a great variety of goods. The mix of trendy discos and classic Chinese wares is a remarkable contrast. I gave it a 4 instead of a 5, because I'm not a... More 

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Rivonia, Gauteng, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015 NEW

Good quality to be found if you look - I bought a hand woven shawl for my lady, see the woman at the loom. Notice photo indicating Japanese not welcome.

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Penang Island, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015 NEW

These days it has succumbed to catering for the tourist market (mainly the domestic one) which has taken some of the charm away from the old town. But you can find everything in one street which is no bad thing.

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Not much fun for foreigners unless you enjoy having to pose for photos with Chinese tourists. Lots of tacky shops and over priced food eateries.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

This is the tourist street - it is exactly what you expect - lots of tourist oriented shops and eateries. If you like that sort of thing it is fine - but you wouldn't miss anything if you skipped it. I wouldn't make a special effort to see this street in particular, but it makes a pleasant enough diversion through... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

Memorable street market, offer 20% of price asked for any item then bargain up to 30% max, otherwise you are ripped off - day or night makes no difference as this place rocks, be sure to have some street fried calamari - delicious. Ideally you should have a minimum of two visits, one day and one night. We bought silk... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

Not just West Street, but the center of town including the parallel streets are visually displeasing, cheap carnival atmosphere. If you want to find decent restaurants and see the essence of the town, travel away from this area.

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Lexington, Kentucky
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Great place for local Chinese tourists, not too good for foreigners. Definitely pass on this at night but OK to walk through during the day.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

After days of sightseeing we loved just wandering through the many lanes around West Street. We went there on a Saturday evening, when the streets were so packed with locals that it was a slow progression and difficult to see all the shops & street vendors, but the atmosphere was electric & fun. We ate at an excellent restaurant with... More 

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Address: Address: East Side of Li River, Yangshuo County 541900, China
Location: Asia  >  China  >  Guangxi Zhuang  >  Yangshuo County
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 12:00 am - 12:00 am

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