"Write your name in Chinese" Chinatown Tip by mht_in_la

Chinatown, New York City: 12 reviews and 14 photos

  Street vendors in Chinatown
by mht_in_la

As always, there are many street vendors in Chinatown. One thing I did't see before is the vendors who will write your English name in Chinese calligraphy for a few bucks. They seem to be everywhere these days. Lots of them are untrained, so be careful whom you deal with. It's better to bring someone who reads Chinese with you so that you don't bring home something not really artistic.

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  • Updated Jul 25, 2004
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