How May Traditional Business District and Cultural Pedestrian Street Be Regenerated—Taking Guangzhou Beijing Road Cultural Tourist Zone as an Example

Mingle Liang


City regeneration has been a popular topic in recent days, where people discuss the combination of cultural elements and modern style, especially in a city with far-reaching history and a large traditional district in downtown area. In Guangzhou, there is a pedestrian street called Beijing Road that has shown problems that need to be solved to bring the great attractiveness and high business value back. Instead of giving some suggestions on the regeneration of specific buildings or areas, this article will suggest unifying the operation of the entire area to manage the firms that enter the area and increase cultural elements in firms' operation, creating a unique environment for customers and higher businesses value.


City Regeneration; Traditional Business District; Local Culture; District Operation

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