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Kunming Nightlife, China

Kunming China is known to be a place with lots of tourist spots that one can visit during the day, but on top of that, it also has an exciting nightlife. When the sun sets on Kunming, a variety of new interests and entertainment await you!

In terms of places to visit during the night, most popular to the hearts of the Kunming residents would be the Kundu Night Market. This is a place where dining, shopping, tourism, and culture are all joined together. This is located beside the Yunnan University that offers a teahouse, coffee house, local snacks, an internet bar, and a lot more, targeting the interests of different kinds of visitors.

If what you want is a place where there is a never-ending supply of beer and wine, then you should not leave China until you have visited the Hump Pub. Aside from the wide variety of drinks and food they offer, you will be able to enjoy your night even more by listening to the performance of their live band on weekends.  This is also a popular site where tourists meet with each other to share their experience about their travel.


It is a well known fact that tourists and locals alike in Kunming enjoy their night by visiting some of the best restaurants in the city. Restaurants in Kunming vary in style from Asian to Western as well as being either modern or traditional. Searching for a restaurant in town that will suit your taste will not take you long since there are a lot to choose from and it is also a good opportunity for you to taste Kunming local specialties.

You might want to try out the Dao Xiao Mian noodle soup which is tasty and sumptuous. Another local dish popular to visitors and residents is the Doe Zi which is a spicy food with a mixture of shredded potatoes and chilies. Eating this will definitely bring pleasurable spice in your taste buds plus, you will imagine smoke coming out of your mouth.

Another idea of a fun-filled night in Kunming is visiting a place called Hot Pot, wherein you and your friends can seat on the chairs while the chef and the crew of the restaurants will bring the raw foods to your table and then you can watch them cook it in a large pot at boiling temperature.

If you’re searching for a more modern type of entertainment, you can always visit large hotels in Kunming which offers bars, night-clubs, and karaoke. These types of night spots can also be found in the city center. You can also try out the new Kunming Cinema that comes with family balcony, 10 movie halls, performance hall for dancing and singing, and a lot more.

With all these choices, ranging from the spicy foods to clubs and cinemas, you will surely have a grand time relaxing at night with your friends or family when you go to Kunming, China.

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