Originally enclosed by a wall, Tiānjīn’s old town centres on the restored Drum Tower . Decorated with páilóu (ornate archways), the...
Ancient Culture Street
Ancient Culture Street is stuffed with vendors flogging Chinese calligraphy, paintings, tea sets, paper cuts, clay figurines, chops and...
On the western side of Gǔwénhuà Jiē is the fascinating Tiānhòu Temple. Tiānhòu (Heaven Queen), goddess of the sea, is also known as Mazu...
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Confucius Temple information
A Ming dynasty relic, it's worth poking around the Confucius Temple for its daily antiques market (Wénmiào Gǔwán Chéng) selling piles of books, propaganda posters and pamphlets from the Cultural Revolution – weekends are busiest.