There Is Inevitably A Part of The Nightlife That Belongs to You - Specialties of Lijiang’s Bars.

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Nov 22, 2019

Lijiang is a famous “Capital city of romance”. There are countless bars inside and outside of the ancient city. But the bars here are not at all only for noisy romances, but there are also music bars, bars with indoor fire pits and many other kind of bars, so you can always find the one that suits you.

Contents

One Meter Sunshine: A Super Bar in The Ancient City
Golden Sakura House Bar: Lijiang's First Bar
Xiaobali: The Favorite of Foreigners
I Am Waiting for You in Lijiang: A Gathering Place for Young Artists
Riding Alone for Thousands of Miles: The Position of Shuhe Bar.
Dabing’s Small House: Position of The Legendary Idealism
Yujian Bar: Original Music Bar.
Manxiang Bar: Livehouse with Lively Scenes Manxiang LiveHouse Is Located at 24 Yinyu Lane, Wuyi Street, Gucheng District.

One Meter Sunshine: A Super Bar in The Ancient City

The bar has the same name as the formerly very popular TV series, "One Meter Sunshine", and it is Lijiang's most popular music bar. The bar is decorated with local characteristics. Every nightfall, the deafening sounds of the music sound in the bar, and innumerable men and women arrive hurriedly, it’s very lively. One Meter Sunshine Bar has lots of branches in the ancient city of Lijiang. Among them, the most popular is the bar on Yitiao street where bands perform every night. during the highest times of the evening, everyone rushes to the dance floor to dance.

There Is Inevitably A Part of The Nightlife That Belongs to You - Specialties of Lijiang’s Bars.

Golden Sakura House Bar: Lijiang's First Bar

The Sakura House (Golden Sakura House Bar), which was founded in 1996, is the first bar in the old town of Lijiang. The love story between the Chinese business proprietor and the Korean proprietress spread all over in Lijiang. The small restaurant offers Korean-style barbecue, Japanese cuisine and other dishes. The pink uniform and headscarves that unite the waitresses and are distinct characteristics in their numerous locations. The Sakura House is a symbol of Lijiang romance-culture. On the inner and outer walls hang many different golden sentences about romance. "If someone picks me up, I will definitely pick him/her up", “Successfully picking someone up results in picking up, but if unsuccessful, it results in running away". This kind of phrase can be found everywhere, and they are called "Quotations of the Sakura House”.

There Is Inevitably A Part of The Nightlife That Belongs to You - Specialties of Lijiang’s Bars.

Xiaobali: The Favorite of Foreigners

The owner of the small bar is a French, so the store is decorated in Chinese and Western style. It mixes the Western romantic customs with Naxi culture of Lijiang. The scarlet wooden tables, chairs and the European fireplace that provides warmth in the middle of the old town have a unique style. International tourists are completely fond of this place. Every night, there are performances by Yunnan ethnicities in the small bar, allowing guests to taste Naxi specialties and French and Italian-style Western dishes.

There Is Inevitably A Part of The Nightlife That Belongs to You - Specialties of Lijiang’s Bars.

I Am Waiting for You in Lijiang: A Gathering Place for Young Artists

"I am waiting for you in Lijiang" Unlike average bars, original music is always the subject here. In addition to every kind of original music, the bar even regularly holds many kinds of activities with topics like “Praising Poetry”, “Entrepreneurship Exchange Group” and “Artwork Exhibition” and so on. These attract numerous young artists. The bar also highlights nostalgic cultural impression prints everywhere: the intensively colored Beijing opera mask, the simple and succinct musical fire pit, the scattered wooden rattan chair, the innocent and the unique small Naxi courtyard... it fills every single corner of the bar with a cozy and pleasantly distinct view.

There Is Inevitably A Part of The Nightlife That Belongs to You - Specialties of Lijiang’s Bars.

Riding Alone for Thousands of Miles: The Position of Shuhe Bar.

According to the traditional Naxi architecture of the Riding Alone for Thousands of Miles Bar, the ethnic singing and dancing is its distinguishing feature. The environment in the bar is really good, and performances are pretty good as well. There are plenty of branches of this brand. Shuhe is very popular. During the day the bar relies on servicing food, that time it’s more like a restaurant. it is based on ordering, they serve couple of Naxi meals. The dishes are delicate, fresh and clean, and the taste is delicious. It’s particularly comfortable to having sunbath by the window. In the evening, the band makes a correct performance, and it’s really satisfying to have a little drink and chat.

There Is Inevitably A Part of The Nightlife That Belongs to You - Specialties of Lijiang’s Bars.

Dabing’s Small House: Position of The Legendary Idealism

In the past few years, the TV presenter Da Bing has presented several books to tell about his travel experiences such as drifting in Lijiang and so on. He has become an idol in the idealistic heart of many young artists. This shop is opened by Dabing, and is repeatedly mentioned in his book. The house is very small, it is often full of people, some of them play guitar and sing; but they work hard to sell albums as well. You can drink a beverage for 40 Yuan. Some of the people here come here and find their dream place. Some people feel disappointment after coming here so they return home. You can judge based on your own impressions.

Yujian Bar: Original Music Bar.

Yujian Bar is one of Lijiang's most equipped original indoor music bars. The most famous pop group in the bar is definitely the Yujian Band. Its singer is the bar’s owner, Kang Kang. Kang Kang is the most famous original musician in Lijiang. He is the publisher of the album "On the Road". His works include many extremely typical Lujian-style songs such as "Hometown in the Heart, “Wrote a Song to You", "On the Road" and so on. When you listen to Kang Kang's performances, no matter if it is sung softly, or if it’s a rhythmical and quick jazz, or even jazz, or a high-spirited rock song with deep feelings, you will follow the rhythm of the music and enjoy the beautiful and emotionally touching activity.

There Is Inevitably A Part of The Nightlife That Belongs to You - Specialties of Lijiang’s Bars.

Manxiang Bar: Livehouse with Lively Scenes Manxiang LiveHouse Is Located at 24 Yinyu Lane, Wuyi Street, Gucheng District.

The unique wooden decoration of Lijiang combines modern decoration elements. In addition to the first-rate musical and audio equipment, the world's number one best musicians and singers are invited here and let you feel a variety of live music and feel the atmosphere.

There Is Inevitably A Part of The Nightlife That Belongs to You - Specialties of Lijiang’s Bars.

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