Nine Pedestrian Street
Nine Pedestrian Street,also named Shangxiajiu Pedestrian Street, is a commercial pedestrian street in Liwan District, Guangzhou, Guangdong, China. It is the first business street in Guangzhou opened in September 1995.
Located in the old town of Xiguan, it stretches from Shangjiu Lu ( literally Upper Nine Street ) and Xiajiu Lu ( literally Lower Nine Street ) in the east to Dishifu Lu ( Literally Tenth Road ) in the west, and traverses Baohua Lu and Wenchang Lu, about 1200 meters long with more than 300 shops.
Shangxiajiu is composed of the unique and historical architecture based on Tong Lau and teahouses, featuring the characteristics of European and Chinese styles. It has a group of old famous stores, such as the Guangzhou Garment Store, the Herring Shoes and Hats Store, and the Dalu Clock and Watch Store. It also has some well-known restaurants, including the Guangzhou Restaurant, the Taotaoju Restaurant, Wenchang Chicken, and Taotao Ginger and Onion Chicken.