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Friendship Square

Ganjingzi District, Dalian 116001, China
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My my, this is the place to go in Dalian for square dances and kite flying!

May 2015, so many square dancing DA MAs/aunties were there on the square apparently dancing to... read more

Reviewed 7 March 2017
Laxiaozi08200912
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Beijing, China
Worth a few pics

A crystal ball which lights up at night with various designs. They call it a square but it is... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2016
zab307
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Greater Johannesburg, South Africa
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  • Excellent27%
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  • Average39%
  • Poor6%
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3 Sep 2016
“Worth a few pics”
21 Aug 2016
“Another Landmark of Dalian”
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Reviewed 7 March 2017

May 2015, so many square dancing DA MAs/aunties were there on the square apparently dancing to celebrate the INt'l labour day! I can imagine how much fun I'm having while recording all of the dances with the aunties)) Then there are kite fliers too! They...More

Thank Laxiaozi08200912
Reviewed 3 September 2016

A crystal ball which lights up at night with various designs. They call it a square but it is actually a traffic circle with about 6 roads leading off. Zhongshan square is just a few blocks up the road. It is worthwhile taking a few...More

Thank zab307
Reviewed 21 August 2016

I liked the green crystal ball in the middle, which lights up at night (there seems to be a copy of it in Yantai). It's just a pity that the lovely old church opposite is now a KFC! With regard to size and architecture, this...More

Thank Lilijp03
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

This is one of Dalian's numerous squares, so it is worth visiting for couple of minutes- just to take few pictures. I recommend seeing it at night when the ball lights up. It is in a good location so you don't have to go out...More

Thank Mala-od-palube
Reviewed 5 June 2016

There's nothing worth seeing here. And be care. The square is always full of cars and cars and cars. It's best to walk the underpath which connected with the subway. You can enjoy a lot more if you go to the shopping erea near here.

Thank ワンケディ
Reviewed 13 February 2016

Better visit in the evening when the huge ball lights up.Many shopping malls and restaurants nearby.One surprising restaurant is the KFC in a church-like building.

1  Thank Nekosama7
Reviewed 18 January 2016

I think, China develop a lot of place to support city development, one of them near my stay at Intercontinental Hotel is Friendship Square, Not much to see but it's a nice place for Photos session (Vintage point).

1  Thank Aria L
Reviewed 6 January 2016

As the title suggests, there is not much to see here. Hardly worth making a special trip, but may be worth do a quick walk through the area - there is some interesting architecture is several nearby squares.

Thank pweda_na
Reviewed 5 January 2016

Built to commemorate the friendship of China and the former Soviet Union. There is an illuminated crystal-ball architecture in the middle of the square, with five hands holding the ball resemble the solidarity of people from five continents of the world. The neighboring area is...More

2  Thank Maddalena D
Reviewed 18 May 2012

In Chinese it is said you hao guang chang. It is more beautiful when it is night time.

1  Thank BundaK
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