Shanghai's Wujiang Snack Street to Be Demolished at Year's End

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Sad news out of Shanghai, as yet another story of street-vendor abatement crosses the news desk at SEHQ. From channelnewsasia.com:

Flip through any guide book on Shanghai and the Wujiang Snack Street is listed as a must-see for tourists. But come end-2009, reprints are in order. This is because the famous tourist attraction will soon be demolished to make way for up-market shopping malls.

It was already partially renovated last August.

More news here: "Last Call on Skewers." And a guide on what to eat there—while you still can. [via Coldmud]

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