If there is a space,
with the right sound, color, smell and temperature;
if there is such time,
from day to night, memory to reality,
with feelings, no turmoil;
will you stay?
In Guangzhou, there are several such distinctive bookstores; they bear the reading memories of generations; they show the thinking and inspiration of the city; In here, you can read books, make friends, enjoy life and set free by your imagination; apart from those famous scenic spots, visiting these bookstores can also get a glimpse of the city’s enchantment.
Where you can find another possibility
For World Book Day (April 23)
Light a late-night lamp for the city
1200bookshop is the first 24 hours bookstore in Guangzhou, lighting up a late-night lamp for the city. The first branch of 1200bookshop in Guangzhou is located in No. 27 Tianyu East Road, Tianhe District. It covers 150 square meters with kitchen, washroom, bar counter, bookcases, reading areas, leisure areas with sofas, etc.
It sells books, coffee as well as simple meals. Therefore, you can come here to read and buy books at night, or stay here for the night and have a rest in the backpacker reading section if you are a backpacker in town.
Recommended books: humanity, history, aesthetics and travel, no martial arts fiction nor inspirational books;
Recommended events: late night story sharing, book signings, concert, watching movies;
◆ No. 27 Tianyu East Road, Tianhe District, Guangzhou (体育东店|广州市天河区体育东路27号)
◆ First floor of Voka Street, No. 460 Tianhe North Road, Guangzhou (天河北店|广州市天河北路460号沃凯街首层)
◆ No. 3 Back Street, BM Floor of CITIC Plaza, No. 233 Tianhe North Road, Guangzhou (中信后街店|广州市天河北路233号中信广场BM层后街3号)