The Jian Guo Men shopping area has department stores, shops and open-air markets. In downtown Beijing, this shopping haven ... More
Jian Guo Men Shopping District
The Jian Guo Men shopping area has department stores, shops and open-air markets. In downtown Beijing, this shopping haven stretches along the major artery, Jian Guo Men Avenue. Bustling with cars, buses and people, this is a lively urban commercial area. The area includes the China World Trade Centre , nearby is the more affordable Gui You Department Store, and across from there is the famous Silk Market. Just north is the Russian Market , then heading west is the Beijing Friendship Store. Finally, the shops peter out on Jian Guo Men Nei Avenue and Chao Yang Men Nan Road.
This four level department store has a large selection of quality goods. During the seasonal sales period (end of summer
and winter) there are some real bargains on cashmere clothing and leather handbags. The first level has jewelry, cosmetics, ...
Xidan, a bustling commercial area, is probably the favorite destination for Beijingers on a shopping spree. It is the best
place for bargains if you can find your size and style. Even the subway station is overrun with stalls ...