Sino-Ocean Taikoo Li Chengdu provides a unique mix of shopping, dining, entertainment and accommodation in an enjoyable setting of lanes, squares, streets, alleys and courtyards, with its size of over 100,000-sqm and the lineup of nearly 300 international brands, including Hermes, Gucci, Cartier, Givenchy, Versace and Chloe, and its adjacency to the famous Daci Monastery and Chunxi Road.
You may think a stroll in the fashion center is an expensive experience, but it can turn up a rewarding one if you only have RMB 10 in the pocket. Just follow me to have a peep into some inexpensive purchases that you can make here.
The Baked Egg Pancakes (蛋烘糕, Dan Hong Gao in Chinese) are a famous Chengdu snack with a history of about 150 years, loved for its tender texture and various fillings.
A small stall on the first floor of the restaurant Bavin Door Feel sells Baked Egg Pancakes and attracts a lot of queuing people. You can have a taste of the snack at RMB 6.