One of the most famous areas for shopping in Chengdu, Jinli Street is a lively part of the city and one which also boasts a rich history. Dating back to the Qin Dynasty, this area has an old world charm which takes one back to a time long ago. As you explore Jinli Street you will come across a variety of traditionally designed stores selling such items as handicrafts, embroidery and lacquer products. The street is also where one will come across such cultural performances as shadow puppetry and even a stage where Sichuan Operas are performed from time to time. There is also a range of dining options as well as cafes where you can enjoy a relaxed meal or drink. Visitors to the city in search of a hotel in Chengdu that is suited for both business and leisure travel can stay at Millennium Chnegdu. This Chengdu hotel offers contemporary accommodation along with many modern comforts.