Chinatown: The biggest "little China" in the USA
Walk with Chinatown native Norman Fong to see how centuries of traditions have evolved in America’s largest Chinese community.
Stroll through Chinatown's lantern-lined streets and you'll taste delicious dim sum and freshly made fortune cookies. But to get a taste for the real Chinatown, you have to venture through its back alleys with someone who grew up here. On this... More
- 65 minutes
This Detour is best between 9:30 am - 3:30 pm on Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays when all of the businesses along the route are open, but can be taken anytime, any day. Most of the stops are open until 6pm.
Come hungry. Chinatown is known for its food.
Bring some cash for a donation at the Tin How Temple, a Chinese coffee and bun, and any purchases at the Chinese herb shop or any of the other myriad of Chinatown stores along the way.