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All reviews peanut soup local food shop till you drop chinese brands modern shopping shops selling seafood shopping experience nice walk high end night market pastries gulangyu island nice place walk around tea china
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Shopping street with repetitive stores Not worthwhile to walk every corner of this area. the stores repeated themselves after 200metres. Good to walk around in the evening, but other than that, not worth returning. food-wise, nothing special. Can get better food elsewhere.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank bennyvectra
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Zhongshan Road is the main shopping street in Xiamen, with lots of tea and pineapple cake shops! We had lots of fun exploring but do watch out for the inflated prices for western tourists, it certainly pays to haggle confidently here! Definitely check out the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Joanne D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I came to Xiamen on the very first day of China's Golden Week. I really appreciate the full meaning of the Chinese proverb 人山人海 when I walked along this Zhongshan Pedestrian Street. It was a sea of human crowd flooding the entire commercial area. You...More

Date of experience: October 2018
3  Thank soh_kien_peng
Reviewed January 7, 2019

This pleasant pedestrian street is just over 1km in length. Its lined by buildings built in the 1920s by overseas chinese. Many southern Fujian cuisines & snacks are available here. There are many gift shops & small eateries. There are several shopping malls here but...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank STAN2010_12
Reviewed January 6, 2019

The street offers a diverse local food, if you wonder off the the side streets, fresh seafood restaurants are abundant with excellent prices. We were there in the early afternoon and the streets were not crowded. The buildings that line the street are of architectural...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank belinda k
Reviewed January 2, 2019 via mobile

There was the crowd but not unruly so it made a pleasant experience walking among the throngs on New Year’s Eve. Many different stores and food outlets to satisfy the shoppers and the hungry. The buildings have been beautifully restored so it made for some...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Michael O
Reviewed December 30, 2018 via mobile

Shopping alley full with restaurants, boutiques and souvenir store. Recommended for shopper lover. It could be very crowded during weekend.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank rahmadimd
Reviewed December 20, 2018 via mobile

We went to Zhongshan Road walking street in the evening. We stayed near Zheng Hai Lu MRT station and we just walked about 5 mins to reach it. There are fork roads along the Main Street of Zhongshan road that sells local eats. Disposable bowls...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank World_o_choice
Reviewed December 20, 2018 via mobile

If you are hot and feel like shopping...go here. The stores keep their doors open with the air conditioning blasting away keeping the road cool as well as the stores. Guess they dont worry about electric bills here. Ron's of knickknacks to buy and alot...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank kurosdwenodaine
Reviewed December 16, 2018

This was a nice experience to see daily life in China away from the big cities. Area is nice and warm in December.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Tim R
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June 16, 2018|
Response from arieshorse | Reviewed this property |
Hello! So, Xiamen International Airport is 15.5 km to Zhongshang Lu. If you arrive at the airport around 15:30...with taxing...getting off the plane and then immigration...you'll probably out by 16:30 or 17:00. If you get... More
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Response from AAGZ0921 | Reviewed this property |
if you stay away from big name brands, then yes. is really cheap. I did all my souvenir shopping for 20+ people with only 300 yuan.