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Qingping Medicine Market

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Huangsha Avenue, Liwan District, Guangzhou 510130, China
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Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Dear all, pls be very careful. They will have their own people pretend to be customer who is there choosing the herbs. Attached is the boss face. And the "customer" (attached pic in black) will tell u she come here to buy often cos this...More

2  Thank Kitz81
Reviewed 20 August 2018

To be honest, a visit here was not really planned but as we were walking around we came across the Medicine Market of Guangzhou. Not much to say, since we were not really looking for anything as such, but I must say that I was...More

1  Thank PushExplore
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Many small spice shops Do not speak English There are shops selling tiny tortoises and scorpions Not worth a visit

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Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

This was worth the visit, not because I needed Ginseng, or other Natural Chinese medicines. Nope it was because of the people going there, there, and leaving there. Some stalls had entire families working there. Kids playing on cellphones. All stalls had tea sets, and...More

1  Thank Jellins1
Reviewed 31 July 2018

went there 2012, hope to go there again. I believe that, all type of herpes and cooking spices you can find it there and some types of it only there.

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Reviewed 19 July 2018

Guanzhou was built as a trading city in the 1700's and the whole area was warehousing and trading stores to export Chinese products to the new world. The revamped QingPing market area still gives the feeling of the bygone era with bulk bales of everything...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2018

Difficult to describe, market like any other. Since it's medicine market there is quite clean. I was expecting it to be smelly, but it wasn't. If you can't stand the view of dried seahorses or some parts of other animals, don't go.

1  Thank Konrad G
Reviewed 19 June 2018

To be honest it's my first time to see a lot of weird chinese traditional medicine. I am very sensitive of smell, so it made me feeling little bit unwell since the medicine have a various strong smell. Beside the medicine, they also sell various...More

3  Thank Patrisca
Reviewed 26 April 2018

This 11,200 square market with over vendor 1,000 booths is devoted to selling Chinese herbal medicines and agricultural complementary products. Nit being an expert in the area, I did not recognize the vast majority of the goods for sale. They did include Chinese herbal medicines,...More

3  Thank KodoDrummer
Reviewed 16 April 2018

Very interesting market. Can find very rare and interesting finds here. Short walk from the White Swan.

1  Thank johncI5502PX
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Vincent S
17 February 2017|
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Response from Paulette A | Reviewed this property |
Hi Vincent, sorry cannot answer your question because we went to visit this market at lunch time.
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