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Top Choice Architecture in Fúzhōu

Sānfāng Qīxian

The ‘downtown’ area of the city is actually a series of ancient residential buildings known as ‘Three Lanes and Seven Paths'. Constructed in the late Jin dynasty around the 12th century, the residences prospered 400…
Cafe in Fúzhōu

30ml Coffee Studio

Near the corner of ‘Seven Alleys', on the edge of the canal, 30ml is almost too cool for Fúzhōu. Here you’ll find delicious coffee (¥28-32), cake, chicken wings, imported fruit beer and the diverse sounds of Cash, C…
Vegetarian in Fúzhōu

Shíjǐnzhāi

This reputable, 20-year old vegetarian restaurant has a welcoming outdoor area and a variety of mock-meat dishes. It gets busy with workers at lunchtime. It’s about 2km east of Sānfāng Qīxian.
Park in Fúzhōu

Jade Hill Scenic Area

This rocky hill park in the centre of Fúzhōu rises above a snow-white statue of Mao Zedong (毛主席像; Máo Zhǔxí Xiàng) playing ‘traffic cop'. Check out the seven-storey White Pagoda (白塔; Bái Tǎ), built in AD 904. At the…
Museum in Fúzhōu

Linzexu Memorial Hall

The former residence of the anti-opium trade reformer is a surprisingly well presented museum. It offers an overview of Fuzhou’s seafaring history, attractive gardens and courtyards to escape the busy weekend foot t…
Jewellery in Fúzhōu

Enice

Enice sells colourful art designer pieces incorporating semi-precious gems with various combinations of beads and string. This desirable art jewellery stands out on a street known for its shopping.
Indian in Fúzhōu

Little India

Little India is staffed by mostly Nepalese and has a popular evening buffet for those who find the Fújiàn cuisine lacking in spice. It’s on the canal, beside the Westin Hotel.