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Ancient Street of North Song Dynasty

Ancient Street of North Song Dynasty, North of Zhongshan Road, Longting District, Kaifeng 475000, China
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A nice, "ancient" street to take pictures

The structures on this street have an "ancient" look to it. However, there's nothing really to see... read more

Reviewed 28 March 2017
David B
Nothing Ancient Here

Although the street has been somewhat designed to have an ancient "look", there is nothing ancient... read more

Reviewed 22 November 2016
MEMworldwide
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28 Mar 2017
“A nice, "ancient" street to take pictures”
22 Sep 2016
“Busy at night. ”
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Ancient Street of North Song Dynasty, North of Zhongshan Road, Longting District, Kaifeng 475000, China
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Reviewed 28 March 2017

The structures on this street have an "ancient" look to it. However, there's nothing really to see inside, so I'd ask your taxi driver to just drive through the street. (Which only takes less than a minute) The street still looks pretty cool, so I'd...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Although the street has been somewhat designed to have an ancient "look", there is nothing ancient here. Shops after shop of the same souvenirs, cold drinks, and snacks. Perhaps 10 years ago the street at least had a bit of local flavour...but these days I...More

Thank MEMworldwide
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

I think this is also called 'book seller" street. Wait and go at night. Lots to see, buy and eat. Hundreds of sellers from 6 till 11. So make sure you go hungry. Beware of crowds and beggars. Foreigners be sure to be nice to...More

Thank b b
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Can be crowded but a great way to stroll through history prior to the wonderful show on the lake. Food and trinkets available. This was my second visit in two years.

Thank MargaretB1
Reviewed 4 June 2016

This is the royal avenue where the emperor traveled in ancient times. Today, there are embrodery shops, Chinese paintings and crafts shops. If time available, walk this avenue and window shop.

Thank FYL003
Reviewed 1 May 2015

A beautiful and well preserved ancient street. An interesting place to stroll around. Plenty of shops and food stalls along the street.

Thank MIKELOW
Reviewed 3 October 2014

Quite a nice little slice of traditional architecture. Renamed an 'art district' for the city, and has many smaller stores selling crafts and has a nice feel about it. It would have been nicer if the road was closed to traffic, and there wasn't a...More

Thank Gary M
Reviewed 30 October 2013

One of the few places where old, Chinese style buildings still remain. Far nicer now that the buildings have been renovated and traffic has been banned (except for motor bikes which can still get you!). It runs north from downtown toward the lake complex (LongTing,...More

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Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile
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