Guangzhou is city which combines the best of both the ancient and modern.
The city’s history and culture span around 2,000 years having its roots in the Qin dynasty.
By visiting these seven old streets in Guangzhou, you will better understand the origins of Cantonese culture.
Xihua Road: Local delicacies in a down to earth environment
Along Xihua Road (西华路), you can find the most authentic local delicacies, including porridge, steamed rice rolls, noodles, desserts and snacks. This is definitely the most low-key, down-to-earth food street in Guangzhou. The restaurants and snack bars on Xihua Road attract a local crowd.
With around 50 yuan (about 7 USD) you can enjoy a good number of tasty snacks as you wander along the street.