Jinli

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Jinli Street

Jinli (Chinese: 锦里古街; pinyin: jǐnlǐ gǔjiē) is a street in Chengdu, Sichuan, China. The street is about 550 meters long. It is a part of the Temple of Marquis, and the buildings are in the Qing Dynasty style. The theme is Three Kingdoms Culture, an traditional folk custom. There are many bars, inns, snack stores and souvenir shops. The street was renovated in 2004.[1] In 2005, Jinli was named as “National Top Ten City Commercial Pedestrian Street”. In 2006, Jinli was named as “National Demonstration Base Of The Cultural Industry” by the Ministry of Culture. There are approximately 18,000,000 people visit it.[clarification needed] Especially in Spring Festival, more people come to visit "Big Temple Fair".

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  1. ^ Hays, Graham (2007-09-17). "The China diaries, Part 3". ESPN Internet Ventures. Retrieved 2011-12-24.