1.It had a few names in the past: Laobazi Road , North Sze Chuen Road, the North of the Ferry Bridge and the North of the Sichuan Road.
2. An ancient business street, 3.7 km long, on the west bank of Huangpu River in Hongkou District , famous for the entertainments and diversified stores.
3.It stretches from the Suzhou Creek in the south, crosses North Suzhou Road, Haining Road, and Hengbang Road among others, and connects with Shanyin Road in the north, giving the road an "S" shape. It joins Duolun Road, and runs to East Jiangwan Road then turns to the west, ending at Lu Xun Park.