Fishing is a popular pastime in Xiancun

Unreal Estate and China’s Collective Unconscious

Fishing is a popular pastime in Xiancun

Not unlike other urban villages in other Chinese cities, most residents in Xiancun are low-income migrant workers. In recent years, urban villages have also become popular among fresh university graduates who cannot afford the high rents in China’s major metropolises. 

Xiancun, Guangdong 2013