What have you found in the Yide Lu markets (or around) that might be of interest to foreigners?Last time I was there, I picked up a 450g bag of almonds for 25RMB and 500g of chickpeas for 12RMB -…Continue
"Remember Charles, that it's primarily your government which is piling on the pressure on the Chinese to strengthen their currency. The Chinese surely didn't take too kindly to being labelled "currency manipulators" amongst other…"
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"I often stay in Shenzhen, and never pay more than 200 RMB.
Most of the chain hotels, such as 7 Days Inn, Home Inn, Garden Inn, etc, are actually quite nice and professionally run. Home Inn is around 160 / night. However, avoid the hotels in the…"
"If you DO decide to make it yourself, it's very easy, and the ingredients can all be found in GZ. The chickpeas and baking soda can be found at a small shop on the same block as the restaurants at Xiaobei. The only other principle ingredient is…"
"These days, the Punjabi only do their buffet at the weekend, and as I remember, it's more than 88 kuai. It's pretty expensive the rest of the week.
A little further along the road near Xiao Bei station there is a very decent no-frills…"
"Try one of the large wholesale hospitality markets. They often sell food as well as kitchen equipment.
Frozen meat, head down He Ping Xi Lu, it the road that runs between changshou lu, and shamian island."
"I've been doing bulk shopping there for years and I've seen some places have frozen beef, it's all imported and expensive stuff though, if that's what you are looking for.
If it's of any interest, whenever I buy alcohol,…"
What have you found in the Yide Lu markets (or around) that might be of interest to foreigners?Last time I was there, I picked up a 450g bag of almonds for 25RMB and 500g of chickpeas for 12RMB - both much cheaper than you'll likely find at any supermarkets.I am at a loss, however, about where to find the frozen beef. Does anyone have precise directions for this?See More