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Address: Gongnan Main Street, Nankai District, Tianjin 300100, China
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Cultural and tourist area recreates an ancient Chinese street with many...

Cultural and tourist area recreates an ancient Chinese street with many colorful shops and temples.

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Classic Chinese tourist trap

This type of 'ancient' street can be found all over China. Every city seems to have one. The buildings are ancient so they are cool to see and they are used to sell cheap... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
Shannah H
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This type of 'ancient' street can be found all over China. Every city seems to have one. The buildings are ancient so they are cool to see and they are used to sell cheap souvenirs. I give it 4 stars as this street in particular is so cheap and if you need some gifts to take back home, this is... More 

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Singapore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So this place is quite fun unlike all the other ancient streets in other towns. There really is a lot of stuff and I do see things which I don't see anywhere else in other parts of town. There are lots of street food such as sweets you can blow and create so pretty, cultural museums and stuff like that.... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cheap wares, cool little vendors and shops to check out. Get a nibble here and there and pick up some souvenirs.

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Thank Where_to_travel_next
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Upon walking in, you may feel as if you're walking into an authentic "ancient" "culture" street, but it's honestly a well decorated tourist trap with the common touristy souvenirs. Not saying you can't completely get items of interest, you may, but I don't find this place unique at all.

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Orlando, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 19, 2016

its a place where you will find a little bit of everything. from goods to food. some stores sell the chinese version of known brands. there is a variety of food that one can try. some will look strange and others will look more familiar. i think its worth trying the food as its part of the travel experience. if... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 20, 2016 via mobile

We walked around the area for about 2 hours. Three Americans with 2 Tianjin locals. Lots of Chinese culture types of gifts. Also several stores selling knockoff of high end goods like the Pearl Market. Take a chance and try some street food, you will not be sorry.

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Thank msengineer1977
Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 8, 2016

interesting street with lots of shop houses displaying similar goods and products. there are sure something to catch your eyes here.....

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

Lots of sights and smells and interesting things to look at. I planned to spend an hour, and stayed 3, just wandering around taking it in. For a westerner it was unique and fun.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 24, 2016 via mobile

We went there in the evening. First we had a tea in one of the hundreds of tea houses along the river . Don't remember the name: nice view but the tea wasn't good and rather high price. It is funny to roam around all the bridge and small streets. Some nice restaurants are there too

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Thank W S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 23, 2016 via mobile

Really interesting and vibrant. Plenty of touristy gifts and really interesting shops ..... Quite cheap but fun to haggle

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