Xiamen University

Catch a glimpse of old Xiamen on Zhongshanlu Pedestrian Street

  As one of the oldest commercial streets in Xiamen, Zhongshan Road is known for its time-honored snacks and well-designed buildings constructed in the 1900's. In 2012, the century-old shopping street ranked 4th on "China’s 10 Famous Historical and Cultural Streets" list. However, the road was a must-visit for visitors to Xiamen long before it made the list. Data from CITS (China International Travel Service) shows that the 1,198-metre-long street received more than 35 million visitors between 2002 and 2012. The road is known as the only