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Address: Qianmeicun, Chenghai, Shantou, China
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Visited with a Chinese tour group. Worth the visit. Although the complex is small, there are a number of interesting features, notably the imported tiles! Worth the visit. Visited... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 18 July 2014
Yichunese
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2014

Visited with a Chinese tour group. Worth the visit. Although the complex is small, there are a number of interesting features, notably the imported tiles! Worth the visit. Visited Spring 2012

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2013

It's a bit far from shantou city where you have to travel for more than 1 hour by bus No.103 passing Chenghai town. A very big mansion with so many rooms (we were told that a servant has to spend whole day to just open and close the windows) and many stories behind. Well worth a visit.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2012

I love visiting former residences of overseas Chinese who returned to China to build their huge mansions. The place has been renovated so it is quite safe for you to roam around this big mansion which leaves you wondering why there is a need for this rich man to have such a big mansion. Some rooms may look dilapidated now... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2011

Being a Teochew (Chaozhou), visiting Swatow (Shantou), where most Teochews would have passed through as they ventured overseas in centuries passed, was something I had always aimed to do to reconnect with my roots. If one is not Teochew, there is probably little charm left to be experienced in Teochewland. Much of the old has made way for the ugly... More 

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