Shopping

Market in Hángzhōu

Wushan Lu Night Market

Wushan Lu Night Market doesn't have too much to offer by way of interesting souvenirs, but it's still a pleasant place to stroll for half an hour or so. Stalls sell knock-off cosmetics and bags, cheap clothes, shoes…
Silk in Hángzhōu

Hángzhōu Silk City

Hángzhōu is famous for its silks and there are certainly bargains to be found in this seven-storey market. You'll have to work hard to get them, though. Head straight for the 5th and 6th floors (lower levels just se…
Pharmacy in Hángzhōu

Huíchūn Táng

One of the country's oldest traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) clinics, Huíchūn Táng is still a a fully functioning business with TCM doctors on-site and dried herbs, powders and tonics all available to buy. Help yo…
Mall in Hángzhōu

Lì Xīng Plaza

One of a number of slick, modern shopping malls to pop up close to the West Lake. Find branches of Watson's, H&M, Muji, Nike, Zara and other international brands here. There are a handful of lacklustre eateries …