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Address: Longhua District, Haikou 570102, China
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Unfortunately my daughter wasn't hungry.

I can see that this is probably a great place to come when you are hungry. It was interesting to see some of the unusual food being sold like squid on skewers. But unfortunately... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 21, 2016
Karin F
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Irving, Texas, United States
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Haikou
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

It's easy to mix up two great Haikou locations: Qilou Old Street 骑楼老街 and Qilou Snack Street 骑楼小吃街. Qilou Old Street is a section of restored streets with Qilou buildings where you can find coffee shops, Hainan souvenirs, small museums, and dessert shops mixed in with local life. Bring your good camera, this is a great place for a photo... More 

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Thank Nicki J
Irving, Texas, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016 via mobile

I can see that this is probably a great place to come when you are hungry. It was interesting to see some of the unusual food being sold like squid on skewers. But unfortunately we weren't hungry and it was hot and humid so not as appealing. I wish I had brought her at night and that she had been... More 

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Thank Karin F
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2016 via mobile

Must say this is a nice place to walk about. Some buildings have been preserved so that visitors can experience the original Haikou heritage. There are jewelry and art and craft shops, amongst others. Being a foodie, fact that the place is lined with small eateries is a bonus.

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Thank Stephen C
Brisbane, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2016 via mobile

We unfortunately had poor weather on the day we visited the old street, but it was still interesting. I wouldn't say great, but interesting to see some of the culture and an opportunity to buy some of the local jewellery, made from shells and pearl like materials. There were also a few articles made from local wood.

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Thank Neil S
singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2016

There are tons of nice food in here and they are cheap. I went there for dinner so I'm not so sure about what's the difference between day and night. Crabs, prata, chang fen, papaya with kind of coconut pudding and many more nice food. You can never get short of varieties but just be sure to get there early... More 

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Planet Insectia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2016

A nice quaint but also lived-in area of old Haikou. The structures will be familiar to those who have seen the older parts of SE Asian cities. The pedestrian area is a bit too cleaned up but the side streets are still in every day normal use. Area seems to be a bit difficult to find. Best way to find... More 

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Thank YVRcockroach
Suzhou, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed wandering the old streets, many interesting shops and lots of delicious snacks. The coffee was great and we found the best chicken restaurant. Breaking a whole chicken apart with our hands was an interesting experience!

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Thank KarenChamps
Haikou, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2016

An honest restoration of Haikou's old arcade streets feature coffee shops, temples, sculpture and artistry

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Thank elizabeth-china
Shanghai, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2016 via mobile

Area shows some old buildings that have been maintained. Chinese cities tend to rebuild areas so it was nice to see some maintained structures. Buildings on street house many different businesses and a few restaurants. Many tables set up on street as well selling souvenirs to the tourist's strolling by. Area leading to this street sort of rundown so it... More 

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Thank Dennis S
Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2016 via mobile

Visited on a Friday late morning, interesting old street architecture, but nothing much to buy or eat, shops mainly for tourists and many were closed.

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