St Michael’s Cathedral
Up a hill off Zhongshan Lu looms this grand Gothic- and Roman-style edifice. Completed in 1934, the church spires were supposed to be...
On a street of German buildings, this copper-capped church was designed by Curt Rothkegel and built in 1908. The interior is simple and...
This small restored temple dedicated to the patron of seafarers has stood by the shore since 1467. The main hall contains a colourful...
Flower House Coffee Shop
Coffee, tea and whisky are on hand to accompany your afternoon or evening in this charming reading room set in a Qīngdǎo flat as it...
Mǎ Jiā Lāmiàn
This Old Town hole-in-the-wall isn't as done up as its neighbors, but the Hui family that runs it makes a variety of handmade noodles...
Huángdǎo Market information
In the heart of Old Town, this long-standing, frenetic street market is chock-a-block with vendors selling (depending on the time of day) squirming seafood, fried chicken, pancakes, fruit, soy milk…it’s all cheap, so just stop when something catches your fancy. Nearby Zhifu Lu has sit-down, curbside joints (look for a ‘加功' – jiā gōng – sign) that will prepare whatever seafood you bring them for ¥5.