St Michael’s Cathedral
Up a hill off Zhongshan Lu looms this grand Gothic- and Roman-style edifice. It is closed for renovation until 2014, but you can still...
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...
Mǎ Jiā Lā Miàn
This no-frills restaurant, run by a Muslim family in the Old Town, makes a variety of handmade noodles. The beef noodle soup (牛肉面;...
Huángdǎo Market information
In the heart of Old Town, this long-standing, frenetic street market is chock-a-block with stalls selling squirming seafood, fried chicken, pancakes, fruit, soymilk…it’s all cheap, so just stop when something catches your fancy. Nearby Zhifu Lu has sit-down curbside joints such as No 17 with the red awning that will prepare whatever you bring for ¥5.