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Sanxia Old Street

Minquan Street (Sanxia Old Street), Sanxia District, New Taipei, Taiwan
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Minquan Street (Sanxia Old Street), Sanxia District, New Taipei, Taiwan
Sanxia / Yingge District
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"croissants"
in 7 reviews
"shops selling"
in 5 reviews
"old days"
in 2 reviews
"couple of hours"
in 2 reviews
"visit this place"
in 2 reviews
"horn"
in 7 reviews
"toys"
in 4 reviews
"architecture"
in 4 reviews
"temple"
in 11 reviews
"weekday"
in 4 reviews
"street"
in 27 reviews
"brick"
in 2 reviews
"distinctive"
in 2 reviews
"station"
in 5 reviews
"taiwan"
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"souvenirs"
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"eateries"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

All the old buildings were converted into mini shops selling mostly pastries, desserts, toys and souvenirs. The old architecture of the building and street were conserved and one could take a couple of good photos. A couple of hours maximum if you plan to visit....More

Thank smartmike97
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Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

Lovely old street with new shops. There are many souvenirs,like horn bread, porcelain wares and others

Thank A K
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Reviewed 10 December 2017

There are many old street in Taiwan, but this is one of the more unique one as the buildings itself are really of historical values, old and it even houses a taoist temple right at the beginning of it. Its a great place for photographers....More

Thank nemesisvv
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

There are few well preserved old houses left in Taiwan. It was a delight to visit Sanxia's Old Street and see the old styles and traditional decors preserved. The old inscriptions of the original residents and their trade can still be found on some of...More

Thank HobbitBrandybuck
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Reviewed 4 September 2017

Pleasant walk along the brick-covered buildings facade... rather commercialized, good for window shopping. Short street only, finished in a jiffy.

2  Thank Phyllis P
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Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

If you happen to be around the area, it's nice to take a walk through the streets. The buildings were well preserved. Lots of variety of items on sale. Traditional foods made the traditional way; toys played by children in the old days; tea sets....More

1  Thank SusannaTan
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Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Had a nice, quick stroll on this place. Was here for only about an hour, enough to complete the old street, strolling through the food stalls area and crossed the bridge. If you're a photographer and looking for best view and scenery, come only when...More

Thank Yefta R
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Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

It was a good afternoon to visit Sanxia between meals and shopping in Taipei. We took a cab from Taipei for about NT1500. The aim was to try working on some tiedye artworks which this town is famous for. It was very worth it for...More

Thank alancN1985IR
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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

It's a well maintained old street that isn't too crowded on weekdays. It's quite accessible even though I waited at the wrong bus stop from Yingge station. The horn bread is a must try! Give the tiny prepackaged horns a miss though, oily and dry...More

Thank atemycookie
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Reviewed 10 January 2017

We arrived in Sanxia Old Street mid-morning and the place is perfect for a morning stroll. The shops are already open but there was no crowd yet so we were just taking our time checking the shops and taking some pictures. We were also able...More

1  Thank kulangsapansin
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Nearby
Sanxia / Yingge District
Yingge, with a 200-year history in pottery, is one of
the earliest settlements of Taiwan, thus earning the
reputation of “Taiwan’s Jingdezhen”. Constructed with
exposed concrete and steel structures, the Yingge
Ceramics Museum is a landmark presenting rustic
beauty. Walk into Yingge Old Street and feel the
pieces of brick and tiles lightly emitting a
historical and cultural atmosphere. Stroke the
...More
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