Being at the intersection of busy roads, the Sunwen Xilu is a great pedestrian street. It has old as well as new commercial complexes. Considering that many inexpensive souvenirs are available at affordable prices, the locality is very popular with locals as well as tourists who visit China from all over the world. People throng the place all day long. Even in the night there are a lot of shoppers looking for the perfect little ethnic Chinese gifts to take home. There are also many hotels and resorts nearby which are popular with tourists as well.