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Address: Ersha Island, Yuexiu District, Guangzhou 510180, China
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Nice scenic views on architecture in a calm and relaxing atmosphere

The place is between Tianhe and Haizuh districts on an island in the middle of the river. The musical hall and a museum are located here with exceptional designed architecture... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 31 August 2016
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Guangzhou, China
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Guangzhou, China
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109 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

The place is between Tianhe and Haizuh districts on an island in the middle of the river. The musical hall and a museum are located here with exceptional designed architecture. The parks are neetly arranged and playground for the small and adults adjoin to each other. Along the river a promenade invites for a nice walk enjoying opposites' Haizhu's skyline.... More 

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2015 via mobile

I went to Ersha island during one of walking our organized by our apartment.Its nice place fir walking and good place to relax.loved live music and bands across pearl river...overall fun filled eveningZ!

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Colorado
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2015

We walked around here, mostly along the river. There is not much here, and I mean that in a good way, unless you want to play tennis, badminton or football (soccer); however, if you just want to stroll along the water, it is extremely peaceful. There are a few neighborhoods with actual houses (not apartments). It was fascinating to take... More 

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Guangzhou, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2015

The landscaping of this place is beautifully crafted. Greens and flowers are well-maintained. This is a good place for morning/evening walk and family outing. Cycling around this area is a popular option.

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Thank ryanteo
Guangzhou
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49 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 March 2015

This is a little oasis in town, low density, buildings are low-rise. There is a large patch of greens in the middle, with a major state-run art gallery and a music hall, this is a place to come to relax, whether on foot by the river bank or simply having a cup of coffee or a croissant.

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Guangzhou, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 March 2015 via mobile

If you want a nice stroll through manicured gardens and or riverside, hire a bike, find a decent children's playground Er Sha is the spot. You get quite a good view of the city from here, and coming over at night time gives yet another perspective, many of the tall city buildings have lights that come on about 6.30pm, as... More 

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Foshan, China
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2015

Ersha island has some nice parks, lots of overpriced compounds and too many foreigners to count... the location is of course top but getting on and off the island is often combined with lots of swearing in traffic jams fighting with people who think wechat is more important as driving during peak times.

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1 Thank petralian
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99 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2014

Frankly speaking, the island is not an attraction, but the history of its formation as well as it's current upscale status always getting popularity. The name of the island is Chinese is a piece do island making up by sand, which actually sits as esturary of JuJiang low stream and consolidated by flows of sand and mud in years, eventually... More 

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Guangzhou, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 May 2014

Quiet and relaxing place in the midle of the city chaos. I use to go there by bike, or walk around on weekends, enjoy luch in one of the many restaurants and spend some time by the river.

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Guangzhou
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 March 2014

It seems strange to say, but Central guangzhou has an Island oasis that is quite literally the only place in the city that offers a World Class Art museum, spectacular (and quiet) park, great Western and Cantonese dining, and reasonably convenient transportation. This is an absolute must see solace for those who have been in Guangzhou for some time, and... More 

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