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Nice Flowers, But....

Well, It is pretty, but so much more to see here, explore the countryside, take a bus ride, check out the Pagodas. People are friendly and plenty to see, Central Square can be... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 18 August 2015
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Boise
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22 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2015

Well, It is pretty, but so much more to see here, explore the countryside, take a bus ride, check out the Pagodas. People are friendly and plenty to see, Central Square can be passed up to spend time off the beaten track!

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Guilin, China
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48 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2014

The Central Square, or City Center, is not really an attraction, per se. However, it is the heart of the city around which are many shops, restaurants, and attractions. Usually, it is sensory overload as I walk amongst thousands of people bustling about with so many sites and smells. If you come to Guilin, I would recommend starting here. Within... More 

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Sri Lanka
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29 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2013

There is nothing special about this square. We met two persons both claimed they running a travel agency and asked us about our plans. We trid some street foods there and the price and quality was ok. Very expensive shoping area (pedestrian only street) is near by.

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Nishinomiya, Japan
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325 reviews
68 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2013

Its a huge concrete area - outer edges has the kiddie rides, souvenir stands and food carts but this huge space can be characterized as a parking lot. Some ballroom dancing happens in the evening but when we went, there was nothing else happening. Amazing how many people were just walking around seemingly aimlessly. As other posters mentioned, it right... More 

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Guilin, China
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25 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2013

I only know thing to do beside the square: shopping(Zhengyang street, niko niko do), eating(The Congee City Restaurant, Left bank restaurant), hotel(Water-fall hotel), attractions(Two rivers and four lakes, elephant hill park). What to do on Guilin Central Square, I don't know!

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Guilin, China
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41 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2013

For those seeking cheap clothing, snacks, and a good smooshing via crowds, Guilin Central Square is the place to be! It's an unimpressive city-block of paved concrete and a few street lights, with innumerable food stalls to the west and stairs down to the underground markets placed at each corner of the square. Unless you're bored enough with the magnificent... More 

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guilin
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22 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2013

This Central Square was built in 1988,covering an area of 5.14 hectares.Now it has become the centre of leisure and entertainment for residents.Especially during the festival or carnival,people get together at Central Square for celebration. If u luckily have a sunny afternoon and don't know where to go,just sit on chair at Central Square and spend a cosy time with... More 

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Guilin, China
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11 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2012

Guilin Central Square is located in the center of Guilin downtown. It is not far from Zhengyang pedestrian street and there are also a undergroud shopping mall under the square. The prices for good in the mall is very cheap. And I had brought many clothes during my Guilin tour. At night about 8:00, I saw the waterfall on the... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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21 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2012

Spend a least one evening on the square. The lighting and activities are worth you pictures and video. You will see dancing groups, Tai Chi groups and all corners. The square is so big that the musics do not interfere. Sit on a bench smile and wait. Chines families are there to enjoy the warm evening. Special areas have been... More 

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Pingxiang, China
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4 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2011

This travel is very funny. The weather is very well in such a day.We take many photos in many famous sight. The first day, We tour the xinmandi which is the amusement park.The second day we tour the lijjiang river and xijie in yangshuo.We bought many goos have local feature in xijie.It's very cheap.Especially the scarf and the bag. The... More 

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