Fenxiang Alley is located in Xi'an City's Beilin District. Although it is only a few hundred meters long, it has become one of the liveliest and most famous streets in Xi'an. There are a lot of mysteries about the origins of the name of Fenxiang Alley. The many unique fashion shops and various types of snacks sold along the lane have long attracted the interest of many tourists to come visit. This is also the home of Xi'an's most ancient bookstores. Visitors can find many books and historical tomes on Chinese and foreign history, classical literature, cultural relics and archeology.