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Address: the centre of Lijiang, Gucheng District, Lijiang 674100, China
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An interesting feature of old towns

Sifang Street is a standard and interesting feature of an old town. This square carries with it valuable culture, customs, trade and history. It is surrounded by shops selling... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 12, 2015
Guangzhou, China
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2015

Sifangjie is bustling with people but this is also the least likeable place to me in Ancient Town as it became too commercialized in this square junction. Touted by some kids selling flowers and noisy bars and pubs selling beers are ridiculous prices.

Thank SolidarityMe
Guangzhou, China
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505 reviews
264 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 213 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015

Sifang Street is a standard and interesting feature of an old town. This square carries with it valuable culture, customs, trade and history. It is surrounded by shops selling local speciality products and some local residents selling agriculture products and delicacies. The centre of the square has a design with four bats for purpose of good luck. This place is... More 

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Yogyakarta, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015

Went here near the spring festival holiday on the late january 2015. It was one of the most lively and crowded spot in lijiang old town. There was a group dance with local people which was fun to watch. If u want to join the group dance, be aware that it's not free, you will be asked for some money... More 

Thank Vina S
Singapore, Singapore
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35 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

This place is basically the centre of Dayan Old Town and there will be some men there with majestic birds which look well taken care of there. For 10yuan, you can take as many photos as you like with the bird on your arm. Not to worry, they're tame. Afterwards, they will offer to print out the photo for you... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

We got in on a Sunday and man you have never see so many people in such a small area. It was pack bit hard to take pictures and look and things. However Monday. It was great to walk around and take lots of pictures. So I think people should look at getting in Sunday nite. Then walk around money... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

too crowded and too narrow. though it is crowded by visitrts, I am doubting any one wash the floor . There is a drain which stinks. There are many shops selling quite similar goods & souvenirs as expected.

Thank vinerlies
Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

There are lots of horse carriages you can hitch a ride on . And you can buy the famous pu er tea .Its finger licking good . Many shops around there sell the xian hua bing (鲜花饼).Its great although i didnt buy .

Thank Huiqi1999
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

A square with all the happenings. Busy, crowded, noisy with restaurants and bars fronting it. A meeting place of sorts and a mingling ground. Flavours and smells abound. Everything from tau foo to bugs and shrimps can be found grilled or stir fried on the woks. Dancers from the bars entice patrons with their performance. A great place to unwind!

Thank nellielim
Malacca, Malaysia
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103 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

There are many dance performances held in this square. A nice place to relax if you are tired of shopping. Down side is that there are many people who smoke and spit indiscriminately.

Thank sheronlee
New York City, New York
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124 reviews
72 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

Where many bars and restaurants are located and the meeting place of people to begin the evenings. The central location in old town and a good landmark to find your way around the old town.

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