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Shouldn't take up much time.

Just a small square worth walking through to see some architecture and the locals rollerblading or also going for a stroll. I wouldn't go out of your way to schedule a visit, but... read more

Reviewed 19 January 2017
Kaz H
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Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Just a small square worth walking through to see some architecture and the locals rollerblading or also going for a stroll. I wouldn't go out of your way to schedule a visit, but it is fairly central so if you're in the area, a small detour will suffice.

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Hartsville, South Carolina
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10 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2017

This is just a giant statue. There isn't a lot to see. It's definitely a symbol of Dongguan, but don't make a special trip or anything. You might consider hanging around later in the evening to watch the older ladies exercise. Every once in a while special events will be held in the square but unless you speak Chinese there... More 

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Sudbury, Canada
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Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Considering I used to live in DG and walked past this each and every day. It did become part of the background. During the day a brief walkthrough, but when the sun goes down it comes alive with activity. Families stroll through here play, and roller blade and generally have a good time.

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Paris, France
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125 reviews
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Reviewed 18 June 2016

will suffice. An evening stroll requires a bit longer. Whilst there is modern Chinese style architecture to view, there are far better places in DG to see and genuinely be inspired.

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138 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2015 via mobile

At night this area seems to have a good potential. But daytime big Space and large buildings only. Convention center : if you have a chance you Will get interesting exhibition but not easy.

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Los Angeles, California
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26 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2015

It's a very big open area where you'll also find Dongguan Exhibition Center & Dongguan Conference Hall. The Central Square was empty during the hot August day but it becomes alive at night with families, strollers, joggers, skaters, bikers, kite flyers, etc. You'll find a lot of restaurants and shops towards Hongfu West Rd.

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New York City, New York
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54 reviews
15 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 29 August 2015

Used to walk around this location with my wife a lot after dinner. We would walk to the square after getting dinner somewhere close by, and there are always couples, families, and kids running around. The atmosphere is good but it can get noisy from the traffic on Hongfu West Road. There's a library and park across the street, and... More 

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New Delhi, India
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Reviewed 11 March 2015

Very nice restaurants and park to have some nice evening time and well built. Must visit place for nice refreshment

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Shanghai Region, China
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Reviewed 8 January 2015

lots of excellent restaraunts in the central district. Enjoyed the walking atmosphere and felt very safe

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Thank ShanghaiMaximus
Dongguan, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 161 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 December 2014

Dongguan Central is an amazing sample of new chinese arquitecture a spacious park, very well kept, surrounding library, stadium, and administrative buildings The very new concept of city, where people can feel space At night specially nice as chinese brightly illuminated nights

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