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Address: No.103 Xinbei Road, Xinshi Town, Deqing County 313201, China
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A small, older water town in Zhejiang province.

This is a smaller water town about 2 hours away from Shanghai by bus. A little hard to get to unless you speak mandarin or traveling with a chinese friend. Old buildings, not a... read more

Reviewed 16 February 2016
Dan H
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Reviewed 16 February 2016

This is a smaller water town about 2 hours away from Shanghai by bus. A little hard to get to unless you speak mandarin or traveling with a chinese friend. Old buildings, not a whole lot to see. Snacks and food are limited here. I did buy a silk duvet for less than i would in Shanghai. Easy to completely... More 

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Reviewed 24 February 2015

Xinshi is an ancient town with 1600 years' history, located one and a half hours ride from Huzhow City. It is an under discovered and under developed old town, much smaller and less famous than many other water towns in Zhejiang Province. I have visited lots of “ancient towns” in China, many of them are too commercialized and crowded. Xinshi... More 

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