NewYearinLingnan The century-old street is full of new vitality, and traditional dishes available here, including Dahao hand-made fish balls and Chaoshan traditional sweet soup, are satisfying the test buds of epicures.
The recent opening of Zhenbang Food Street attracts tourists from inside and outside the province during the Spring Festival holiday, contributing to a brisk business for shoppers and restaurants.
Shantou is an important gateway of the Maritime Silk Road. It is a sub-central city of the province and one of the famous hometowns of overseas Chinese people. The city is known as the "Hometown of Delicious Food" and "Island of Delicious Food". Chaoshan cuisine has a long history and is well known at home and abroad for its "excellent color, aroma, taste, and style".
During the Spring Festival, with people returning home, Shantou warmly welcomes villagers and tourists from all over the world.