ShundeFoshan, in Guangdong Province in China. Shunde is well-known in Guangdong province as a place with great Chinese food.
It is located in South China where the climate is damp and hot.
By airThe nearest airport is Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport. There is an airport express service that leaves the airport hourly 7AM-6:30PM.
By boatIt is possible to take a cruise in from Hong Kong.
By landThe main bus terminal in Shunde is in Daliang District. The Daliang Bus Station has coaches coming in from Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Hong Kong, Dongguan and also from Guangxi, Jiangxi, Hunan, Henan, Hubei, Jiangsu, Sichuan, Shanghai and other provinces.
Fengjian Water Villageaddress: Xingtan Town 杏坛镇A canal village dating back about 2000 years, with ancient bridges and old-fashioned alleyways. More crowded on weekends, not as many tourists on weekdays. Holds boat races for the Dragon Boat Festival.
Shunde is also famous for their foot massages and washing of feet (沐足), being a lifestyle for many of the locals. Many shops are found in the district of daliang, along gui pan (桂畔路). It is approximately 40-60 yuan for a session for an hour.
Another common lifestyle for the locals is washing of hair at salons, 洗头。 Generally every hair salon offer this service, accompanied with a head and neck massage. Costs range from 10-20yuan.
One must-try is the Double-Skin Milk (Shuāngpínǎi 双皮奶). It is a famous Cantonese dessert that originated in this town. It tastes a bit like custard and can be eaten hot or cold, or mixed with other desserts. Besides double-skin milk, one have to try the other desserts too. A famous dessert shop is rén xìn (仁信老铺), which offers a large variety of desserts for individual taste buds.
Friends ClubA fabulous place to watch the stage show, dance, and play dice, the most popular drinking game in Shunde. A hint: buy beer by the dozen, it is much cheaper!
A lane with many pubs/ KTVsA road with lined up with KTVs and clubs, alongside a canal. Be it wine, cocktails or beer, they have all to offer.
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