If you want to know a bit of the culture, this is worth a visit since they offer a variety-- from the local foods, local decors, to souvenirs, to fad, to almost everything. Must try to get there at the daytime and night time. Daytime you can find a lot from the shops then nighttime offers more, with a lot of sidewalk vendors you can haggle to. However, you can't expect a lot discount from them (since this is a known one of the tourist destination).
Best time to visit I think was the time when we get there, Chinese New Year. This street is very busy and very happy to get in. :)
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