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Address: 15 Dampier Tce | Kimberley Region, Broome, Western Australia 6725, Australia
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Interesting array of shops, although some were unfortunately closed for the wet season. It's a cute little lane and we enjoyed meandering along reading the notices along the way... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 January 2017
Brisbane, Australia
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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

Interesting array of shops, although some were unfortunately closed for the wet season. It's a cute little lane and we enjoyed meandering along reading the notices along the way. The notices are numbered and are displayed outside most of the shops, they detail the history of Broome and I think we got to read most of them. It was a... More 

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Cessnock, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed Johnny Chi Lane The Shady Lane Cafe serves great coffee and the sandwiches there are very tasty and reasonably priced

Thank cathalice123
Greater Adelaide, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

We had a wander through this arcade that has several clothes, jewellery, sourvenir shops and cafes. If you are after cheaper RAW PEARLS keep going to the end of the shops where you'll find a very interesting little bead shop that also has a small collection of gems, rocks and pearls. The owner was delightful and super attentive to our... More 

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Johnny Chi lane hosts a number of old shops, salons, jewelry stores and several cafes in the shade. If youre hot, and want to relax I recommend you come here. As well as being shaded and cheaper than the many highstreet cafes, these are also less crowded which add to the relaxation. If youre heading to China town and havent... More 

Thank Kaiser2290
Busselton, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

There is a great place in the lane that makes fresh fruit and vegetable juices. I have had a "get up and go" as a refresher after cycling from Cable Beach to Chinatown. Very refreshing!

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016

Just went in for a look to see what sort of shops. Found that the clothing was discounted, but was still far too expensive for the average traveler.

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Geraldton, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2015

There are many types of shops, I purchased fishing bit and pieces there and we also bought a few items in other shops but mostly it is a area with many small shops. Worth the visit and you can buy good food, coffee and some interesting places like the pearl lugger display.

Thank Dicko1947
Albany, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2015 via mobile

This is referred to as China Town, but it is less 'China' and more just a shopping district. But don't let that deter you, it is a great area to browse with an eclectic mix of food, clothes and jewellery.

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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2015

Had been recommended to me, however when I saw the signage I thought not much here. However, went in any way, so much more than meets the eye. A regular maze of shops, cafes, even a shoe repair shop. We found it after a long and tiring day, so will definitely return and have a proper look. We were there... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2013

Some decent shops and a few places to eat. Not sure about the whole "China Town" bit but hey ... whatever brings in the tourists.

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