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Address: Donggang West Rd, Lanzhou 730013, China
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Lanzhou Square

This is a special area in Lanzhou, not only for westerns but also for locals. You can find different stores for shopping and restaurants and/or cafes for eating local tyical food... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 10, 2015
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Lanzhou, China
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Minsk, Belarus
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2016

This is the main Square of Lanzhou. There is nothing special apart from a large number of white doves. You can buy food for them, and they will eat it from your hands. Also you can find here Pizza Hut, KFC and а big shopping center.

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Lanzhou, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016

A large square outside a mall that includes Starbucks, Bread Talk, mid to high end shops and a movie theater. On a sunny day you can check out grandmas and grandchildren playing with bubbles and watch a performance by the towns' elderly performers.

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Lanzhou, China
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58 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015

This is a special area in Lanzhou, not only for westerns but also for locals. You can find different stores for shopping and restaurants and/or cafes for eating local tyical food or something different, like pizza at Pizza Hut. Definetely one of my favorite areas in the city. After shopping or eating, just walk a little bit and you will... More 

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Austin, TX
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35 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

A good place to watch Lanzhou pass by, or grab a bite, or visit an excellent grocery store (in the basement of the central building in the square, at least for now...nearby buildings have been demolished for fancy malls, so this one's days may be numbered). Pigeons love this place too, and if you have kids you can buy feed... More 

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Ballynahinch, United Kingdom
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159 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Lanzhou is more renowned for pollution than anything else, but this is the nicest part of town. A great spot for people watching

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

This is def one of the nicer spots in Lanzhou. Pizza hut one of the few Intl brands to date in Lanzhou is located here. Annoying is the smell but that's the case in many places all over town. Pollution however is far from the problem you are made to believe on the www, at least in Lanzhou you have... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014 via mobile

The square of Lanzhou. Busy. Many people come here...spending their time with family or friends. Some area closed for new city project. There is a supermarket and department store under the ground. And there a big mall a place for branded store and good quality local brand. There are KFC and Pizza Hut...for your netral and world standard taste.

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Algiers, Algeria
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37 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

nice place with many shops( famous brands) but also good shops for chinese souvenirs, don't miss the dove's square.

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Thank KaizerRafik
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71 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2012

Dongfanghong is Lanzhou's city square - it's a nice, open, and clean place in a very compact, and at times, very dirty city. It's a pretty place, full of decorative horticulture and there are underground shops nearby and a handful of restaurants. You can have your picture taken there, although, like Tiananmen, it's expensive, and also like Tiananmen, if you're... More 

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west Tennessee
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15 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2012

We walked to the square from our hotel (The Ledison) and it was a nice concrete area with grass. We also enjoyed the underground mall that is located in the square. There were escalators to use. It seemed to go on forever and we enjoyed exploring there. In the underground mall there was a play area for kids and different... More 

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