The Han Jiang Lu Walking Street, which has over 200
shops, is one of the most popular cultural streets. Vendors display traditional
Chinese goods that provide visitors a glimpse into Chinese ethnicity.
The Hankou commercial district, Jiefang Avenue, Wuhan
Department Store, Wuhan World Trade Plaza and Wuhan Plaza are good for
shopping. People’s Parade offers a wide selection of luxury branded goods.
The turquoise stone is a regional speciality. Visitors
can purchase exquisite jewellery inlaid with the semi precious stone at local
shops in Wuhan.
Local sweetmeats such as Xiaogan Cake and Qingshan
Mahong Cake are popular among the locals. The sweetmeats are made of rice sesame and sugar and can be easily
purchased at restaurants and supermarkets.