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Address: Canal Street to Bayard Street, New York City, NY
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Chinese immigrants have brought their traditions and culture to this...

Chinese immigrants have brought their traditions and culture to this neighborhood in New York City's Lower East Side.

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3 New York Neighborhoods Small-Group Tour : SoHo, Chinatown and Little Italy
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Private Soho Chinatown Little Italy Tour
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Chinatown Food Tour and Historic Downtown Walking Tour

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Interesting place...

Interesting place... hundreds of restaurants and hundreds of gift shops and all willing to bargain with you.......

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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Englewood, Florida
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Monterrey, Mexico
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9 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I wouldn't recommend people to go here if you are visiting NY for the first time. It is just like any other Chinatown in big cities. I stayed in a hostel here one of the times I went to NY and it was Awful!! I was eaten alive by bed bugs. However, if you stay close by you can always... More 

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Englewood, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Interesting place... hundreds of restaurants and hundreds of gift shops and all willing to bargain with you.......

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Thank Vinny947
Dallas, Texas
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Everybody should go once just to say you've been. It's dirty and crowded, open air fish markets and lots of stores with the same things.

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Thank Socomom2
New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

You want great food for a low price...... take a walk choose a place and their is a good chance you will get a good meal at a low price.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We got the subway here and immediately stepping out it feels like your in China. We bought lots of cheap souvenirs and haggled which was fun. The same gifts in the centre of New York were triple the price! The street food was so tasty and cheap. We ended up booking to go to Hong Kong just because of this... More 

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Thank ish986
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

One of those places to go just to say that you've been. Crowded! Smelt like bad seafood! I was actually interested in a few of the shops but the owners/employees were SO PUSHY! Nothing makes me turn heel and leave faster! We couldn't walk 2 steps down the street without being constantly stopped by someone wanting to sell us something!... More 

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Berkhamsted, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is only worth visiting if you intend to eat. It's pretty different to other places in New York but not worth the trip out to unless you want some food.

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Medellin, Colombia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Is a good experience however avoid rush hours because could be dangerous. It Is crowded so you have to be careful with your belongins

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Thank Mariangel112016
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We walked through Chinatown on the way back from the Brooklyn Bridge and worth a visit but would not advise during the hours of darkness.

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Saint Martinville, Louisiana
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took a short walk through Chinatown on our way to Little Italy. The area we walked through was very dirty, and filled with people trying to sell "Black Market" merchandise.

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Little Italy
While Little Italy is one of the city's smallest neighbourhoods, its streets are packed with visitors from around the globe, especially on summer weekends when the streets are closed to traffic. Stroll up Mulberry Street, the heart of Little Italy, for a dense mix of Italian restaurants with sidewalk tables, cafes, and old-school food shops. Don’t be surprised when the hosts beckon you to pay them a visit. Stop in for a coffee and a cannoli, or grab a streetside table to take in the scenery over a hearty Italian meal.
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