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Zhoucheng Village

Xizhou Town, north of Dali Ancient City, Dali 671001, China
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Melbourne, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

While I am interested in fabrics, Zhoucheng is too in your face with very aggressive locals trying to drag you into their shops. Seeing batiks produced is interesting. Asking prices were 5+ times those asked in Dali Old Town. I suggest that you buy in the old town rather than enduring Zhoucheng. Not worth it.

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Jerusalem, Israel
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013

I came here from XiZhou by taxi (very cheap), and the driver dropped me off at one of the tie-dyeing factories. From what I understood, there are many small, family-owned factories here. So I guess it doesn't really matter which one exactly you visit. Anyway, the place was nice and I bout some clothes which my family loved. They will... More

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Hong Kong
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2012

If you are looking at buying some local flavor gifts which don't take much space in your baggage, stopping in Zhoucheng is handy. There is one dying shop where you can see their techniques and buy at the lowest prices we saw in the area. They dye with flower petals and before dipping the cloth in the baths, they have... More

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