Tianjin is a good choice as a travel destination. With its cool sea breeze and fresh sea air， you will definitely feel refreshed. Historical relics, natural scenery, temples, churches, assembly halls and commemorative sites of the Chinese revolution will illuminate Tianjin’s past, present and future.
Tianjin Ancient Culture Street
Tianjin Ancient Culture Street has 600 years history. Located on the west bank of Haihe River in Nankai District, it is a commercial pedestrian street which is worth visiting. It used to be one of earliest water transport docklands in Tianjin which is one of the biggest cities of commerce and trade in history.
Tianjin Food Street
Tianjin Food street is the biggest food emporium in China. While tasting famous snacks from all over the country, you can also savor dishes with the flavors of eight Chinese Cuisines. All of these add to its high reputation as a food palace.
Three delicacies of Tianjin
Ear-Hole Fried Cake
It is crisp and tender, sweet and delicious. Because its name was a tongue twister, and the shop was situated near Er Duo Yan Alley outside of the Northern Gate in Tianjin, people preferred to call it ear-hole fried cake.
Goubuli Baozi was created in 1858 by a native man named Gao Guiyou of wuqing county, his nickname is Gouzi.
As his business was done well, he was always too busy to greet his customers.
Therefore, people often played a joke on him and said that gouzi only cared about selling stuffed bunes but not about the people. As time went by, people changed Gouzi to Goubuli as his stuffed bun to Goubuli baozi.
Gui Fa Xiang Mahua
Mahua was famous for its special tasty flavor, crispness and sweetness. It could be preserved for 3 Months in spring and antumn, and 2 months in summer. It was an excellent gift to friends.