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Five Great Avenues

Stadium Street, Heping District, Tianjin 300050, China
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Ranked #9 of 293 Attractions in Tianjin
Type: Scenic Drives, Landmarks
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Type: Scenic Drives, Landmarks
Hours:
Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Shanghai, China
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3 attraction reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

This place is filled with colonial styled houses and you will feel being in Europe instead of China. Some of them were run down and some renovated. Take a ride of the carriage for a ride in the area and hear some history of this part of Tianjin. Quite a number of famous Chinese stayed here before.

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Ankeny, Iowa
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36 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

I have ambivalent feelings towards this new Five Great Avenues. The three photos that I include in the review tell the face-lift of the old stadium. Though still under construction, the newly renovated stadium seemed to have lost most features and functions of a typical stadium. No standard football field, and no bleachers, either. Visitors may walk in from any... More 

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Beijing, China
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

It is a good place, clean and quiet, many clubs, restaurants and shop there, the architectures are quite good. However you really need a tour guide or a person who know the history there well to tell you the stories about each house....

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Stockholm, Sweden
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76 attraction reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

It's just a road filled with bunch of non-oriental houses. If you don't know what to do, you might wanna go there for a walk, but that's it.. Just walk, see, and you're done.

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Pasadena, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Tianjin is known for the European style buildings, and we were surprised to find out how nice and quite this area was. For those who don't know the history behind it, these are simply western style houses, however, with the rich history behind each building, we enjoyed our walk and most of all, we went back in time, to the... More 

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Tianjin, China
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

The constructures along Fice Great Avenues are very nice, old but beautiful. There're many restaurants with good taste and pretty decoration, you could borrow a bicycle built for two or four and tour around Five Great Avenues, you could also take a hansom cab there.

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Shenyang, China
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

I came here because it got a high rating in tripadvisor, but what i saw is different from what i expected.. maybe because i didn't like (or know) architecture much but it just like a bunch of european houses where i can't find anything special. You can only just take a photo from outside the gate. My opinion is make... More 

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Beijing, China
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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014 via mobile

If you live in one of China's fourth tier cities and have not seen a beautiful thing in months and really long to see architecture not inspired by Mao's little red book then sure... Go for it. Go walk around, go drive through it. Keep expectations low and it should be a good way to spend a couple of hours.

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Moscow, Russia
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

The architecture is very interesting, small Europe in the heart of Tianjin. You can take a carriage or enjoy walking along the streets.

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Singapore, Singapore
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

This area showcased the remaining European houses in Tianjin. It wasn't really fancy, especially if you've been to Europe or stay in a place whereby there are European architecture too. Somewhat disappointing.

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