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Historic Site of Ancient Whampoa Anchorage

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Shiji Village, Bazhou Street, Xingang East Road, Haizhu District, Guangzhou, China
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Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

Was thete in March and there were renovations there so wasnt pleasant with trucks and drilling noises. Must be much nicer if renovations finished. Has potential. Weather was great. The best part was a primitive tea shop which was super cheap where u buy simple...More

Thank sw0000
Reviewed April 2, 2018

Firstly, the descriptions to get there, were misleading, such as that certain busses terminate there. The ancient part, not that there is much of it, and all buildings were closed even at the weekend, is actually at the same side as the Metro station. When...More

Thank Christiane W
Reviewed January 30, 2018

Ancient Huangpu Port is a must visit to find the history of Guangzhou town. do take the small boat ride to explore the local culture.

1  Thank Gugan_Ilango
Reviewed December 31, 2017 via mobile

I thoroughly enjoyed my time spent in the area. You can take a train down to Wanshengwei train station, take exit b, turn right and walk some 1-2 minutes down to the bus stop. From there I took bus 564 for 2 stops to the...More

3  Thank Qes78
Reviewed November 10, 2017 via mobile

The other reviews don't do the old port justice. It's quiet during the week but comes alive on the weekend with a real array of food, drink and stalls of all kinds. Highly recommend a couple of hours to walk around then eat then shop.

1  Thank Darren M
Reviewed April 4, 2017

There are many historical and old buildings within this area and you can walk beyond the village to see some traditional. We went while many flowering trees were blooming and it created a feeling out of an old chinese drawing. there are signs directing you...More

Thank Dan H
Reviewed February 8, 2017

Took the Metro Line 8 and got off at Wanshengwei station, exit B and turned right and walked about 100 metres to the bus stop. Then took bus 229 for three stops (usual 2 RMB to the bus village's bus station. Followed the crowd into...More

6  Thank Douglas M
Reviewed December 25, 2016

It is a nice corner of the city worth the trip. Taxi take you there in half an hour, count on up to an hour on public transport. The metro stops a good 20 min walk . Do not expect anything ancient except for the...More

1  Thank rcharit
Reviewed November 13, 2016

I had to write a title, so explain it - this place is g-r-e-a-t, if you like real life and traditional buildings, there are still a lot of them within this village. But sad, when you see how many of excellent old buildings are demolished...More

Thank Fran-Svk
Reviewed July 23, 2016

Great community for a someone looking to get a glimpse into villages around Guangzhou. It's a great place to go during the late afternoon or early evening when the weather is cooling down a bit and the activity is growing. There are many local snacks...More

2  Thank LovelyReverie
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