Ancient Culture Street

Ancient Culture Street (天津古文化街) is located in Nankai District, Tianjin. Situated not far from the Haihe River Ancient Culture street is one of the most popular tourist locations in Tianjin, with thou...

D-Mart

This is a wonderful store in Ao Cheng that carries just about everything you can imagine. Among the many things they carry are Food Coloring, Baking Powder, Tortilla Chips, Vanilla Extract, Canned Ve...

Art Material Gallery

This is the art store of the Tianjin Fine Arts Academy located by the Jingang Bridge (the orange one near the Tianjin Eye). This store has just about everything you could possibly want and it’s...

Bai Nao Hui

Tianjin’s Biggest Computer Supper Store Bai Nao Hui Looking for a computer, addicted to technology and gadgets then Bai Nao Hui is for you. As one of Tianjin’s largest computer supper sto...

Good Friends Store

Owned by two English-speaking Chinese, Judy and Sandy, most people order from this store via catalog, just giving the owners a call and placing the order over the phone (I hear their English is very ...

Da Hutong

Chinese Name: 大胡同 – Dà Hútòng Dahutong is overwhelming in terms of its size (a few shopping mall buildings at least) and the quantity of stuff for sale. It’s basically an outdoor market, ...

Amazon China

*Important – Use a web browser that automatically translates for you. Google Chrome is my favorite. Amazon.cn is one of the best things you could possibly use when it comes to buying certain life nec...

Heping Pet and Flower Market

This really isn’t a place created for recreational purposes, but we have passed many an entertaining hour looking at the wide variety of animals for sale, indoors and outdoors (incidentally, it’s als...

Aaron’s Kitchen

  Aaron’s Kitchen is very popular among expats for their pre-made meals, fresh meat, baking goods, deli meat, cheese, birthday cakes, fresh milk, cheesecake, etc., delivered. They’re...

Mighty Deli

  Mighty Deli has two locations now. One in Ao Cheng (Magnetic Capital) and one in TEDA. You can check out reviews, though probably for the old location, here. It’s a cafe/bistro/deli that also ...