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Yuyuan Old Street, Shanghai

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Also called Mioqian Dajie throughout history, Yuyuan Old Street represents an attractive combination of entertainment and culture with an enviable commercial background. Many banks, jewelery shops, and teahouses are situated in this bustling street, which dates back to the Ming (1368-1644) and Qing (1644-1911) dynasties. Many residences were preserved and restored, while some parts contain traces of European influence. Visit a variety of stores which purvey all sorts of handicrafts, paintings, jewelery, herbs, and clothing, as well as local delicacies. Should you tire from exploring the site, relax at the famous classical garden, or head to a Taoist, Buddhist, or Muslim temple for some peace and quiet. To visit Yuyuan Old Street on your holiday in Shanghai, and find out what else Shanghai has to offer, use our Shanghai tourist route planner.
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  • 算是去上海必到的景点。但我们并非为了在城隍庙烧香而去。而是闻其 小食很有名气而来,不多认识真多啊,而且小吃都挺贵的还  more »
  • A souvenir or just there. With lots of people were crowded. Also showrompor taberetari, taberetari suites is fun
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  • Kinda late in the evening, I could not enter the Interior of the Yu Yuan garden, nice! Around the bridge into the Lake through the shop person and has become a tourist destination with a pretty wide range!
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  • This place is huge and it's a maze if you don't turn on your body's internal GPS you'll get lost easily because everything looks the same. There's nothing special to see here, the food aren't particularly good and some of the places smells really bad because garbage is everywhere.
  • A really fun shopping area. The high traffic areas a kind of tourist traps, so be brave and explore the alleys. Bring your negotiating skills.
  • Had lunch at a Chinese food cafe outside the garden, they charged double the price but serviced cold food.
  • Whatever it is a mixed feeling of ants. Japanese good duck, so just come smattering Japan Japanese people. "Turkey, allow. Geneve, knockoff. Omiyagenydozo ' I w
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  • Now, although is called "Old town", but not really has to do something. All more or less for us tourists rebuilt and is somehow similar to Disneyland. Unfortunately, nothing at all is originally. At most times, surviving a photo for the home, which it clearly a China see as we know it from the movies.
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