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Address: North Bank of Baie Bond, Liwan District, Guangzhou, China
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Phone Number: 862081217557
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12:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: No
Description:

This lovely, tree-lined neighborhood bordering the Pearl River was once...

This lovely, tree-lined neighborhood bordering the Pearl River was once home to foreign merchants, and today is a laid-back area ideal for strolling or stopping for a meal or cup of tea.

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Peace in the City

We love this place. It's architecture, lovely restaurants, park and river walk. Close to a large shopping mall across the river. Just walk over the bridge. Grab morning or... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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Perth
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We love this place. It's architecture, lovely restaurants, park and river walk. Close to a large shopping mall across the river. Just walk over the bridge. Grab morning or afternoon tea at the TOUS les JOURS patisserie at the mall. This is like a little piece of heaven amongst the madness. We stay here every year as we have a... More 

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Kiev, Ukraine
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Nothing except starbucks and catholic church is here. The view to the river is not so good, the place is dark at night

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Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Think I got my hopes too high. It's nothing I imagined. The water surrounding the island is foul smelling. Architectures were slightly interesting - different from the rest of the city, but not worth travelling all the way there for it.

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Thank stadiva
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Escaped from crowded city, relax, and quiet place. Good to walking, take photo. Nice place. Many European building here. Good architecture.

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Linschoten, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

In the middle of the city the French and British created a little island. An island full of peacefulness. There are hardly any cars, the noise of the city is gone. It gives you a break from the hectic city. Many wedding pictures were taken.

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Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited this place on 5 Nov. The european buildings are nice looking but the entire place looks some needed maintenance e.g. trimming of grass or tree. It wasn't a nice walk along the street because most of the time I was trying not to photobomb people who are taking selfies/wefies. Good to visit once for those who never been before.

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Cleveland, Ohio
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nothing special. All the westerners rave about the starbucks there. Who would travel for a starbucks?

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Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Coming from Singapore with some colonial buildings, the buildings in Shamian Island are nothing new nor appealing in any manner. It is a relaxing stroll through the many lanes. The interesting part is the many bronze statues all over the place.

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If one wants to experience the China of yesteryears,the Shaman Island is the place. Surrounded by water on all sides, with magnificent bridges to the main land, parks and hotels of beautiful architecture of the late 19th. century, it is a destination. Eat in one of the outdoor restaurants by the water

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went in the early evening for a leisure stroll. Saw a model for a fashion magazine taking pictures for the clothes brand and the place has a nice Starbucks, making an ideal location for some laid back time and chilling out. Also saw a wedding at the chapel :) nice

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