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Shaxi Ancient Town

Address: Middle of Taicang, Taicang 215400, China
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Ranked #1 of 27 Attractions in Taicang
Type: Historic Sites, Sights & Landmarks
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Type: Historic Sites, Sights & Landmarks
Sun - Sat 12:00 am - 12:00 am
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Gosford, Australia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I visited this Ancient Town during my stay in Taicang and I found it to be very interesting and the area opened my eyes as to how many people live here opposed to what I am used to in Australia.

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Linwood, Michigan
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53 reviews 53 reviews
17 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

I went with an American friend and his Chinese wife to visit Shaxi Watertown on a pleasant Sunday afternoon. They have probably visited hundreds of historical and other sites in China - it's a passion for him. Unlike most of the similar tourist areas in China - this one still has not caught on with the crowds - very empty... More 

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