• Qianmen
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Wangfujing / 王府井

Wangfujing / 王府井

One of the most famous shopping streets in Beijing is located in the Dongcheng District. It is 1.8 km long. Apart from some grand shopping centres like Beijing Department Store, APM, The Malls at Oriental Plaza, you can also find historic shops and curious snack vendors who sell scorpion skewers, silkworms, and deep-fried starfish, but there are mainly for attracting tourists and the locals do not eat. Also, do not forget to take a look at traditional crafts and souvenirs.
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