Wangfujing Street, Beijing
It is large and the staff speak english in case that you do not speak Chinese
What to buy: Books on history of China, or how to learn Chinese in two weeks.
What to pay: The price marcked, the books are not expensive
Wangfujing is one of the most famous district / street in Beijing for shopping, this street reminded me of Nanjing Road in Shanghai, it’s a pedestrian friendly street with shops on both sides.
luxury things, Wang Fu Jing is the most expensive shopping street of Beijing.
What to buy: buy some small gifts for your family
A popular shopping strip, similar to Orchard Road. Well, the stuff here is higher than elsewhere due to higher rent.
In the alleys nearby, you may find Chinese gifts in a street-like bazaar.
You will find out several stores both sides of walking street.
What to buy: Silk and crystal
What to pay: The prices are not very cheap, but you find everything.
What to buy: This is the "Walking Street" which has a variety of stores. I remember coming here back in 1986 and find great deals on cashmere and silk clothing. i was here in 2001 and the deals are still here.