Dragon Boat Festival is a traditional festival on the fifth day of the fifth month of the lunar calendar, which falls on June 9 this year. Dragon boat races and cruises are popular ways for celebrating the festival.
Yide Lu (一德路) is a popular Guangzhou shopping destination for foreigners and locals alike. People love to shop here because prices are relatively low and special items not available in ordinary stores are frequently sold here.
Lifeofguangzhou.com picks some of the best Cantonese-style souvenirs for you – including those famous pieces as well as lighter and and comparatively cheap items but still with that defining Cantonese character.