Free Heart Hotel

No.167 South Main Street, Pingyao, Shanxi, 31100, China | Hotel
Searching for availability...
*Prices above are provided by partners for one room, double occupancy and do not include all taxes and fees. Please see our partners for full details.

Travel Blogs from Pingyao

The Cradle of Red China

A travel blog entry by glassmerchant


... original town was totally bombed out by the Japanese. The only significant survival was the landmark pagoda. (terrible picture sorry) Leaving we head up along the river valley. The rivers cut deep into the loess plateau creating steep sided valleys, the sides are heavily eroded by rain. They are building a new highway along the valley the concrete supports are planted in the river bed. The towns run along the riverside with ...


A travel blog entry by sammy_moore


... for a group of children. One cute little boy would speak to us in Chinese then when we told him we couldn't understand he would put his palms to the sky and repeat wo bu dong (i don't understand) and chuckle to himself. A group of Chinese teenagers asked if we wouldn't mind having a group photo and we of course obliged. A young girl kept appearing from the back of the restaurant, asking us something in English and running back to her mum, very sweet. ...

Pingyao and the Children

A travel blog entry by christinakrawec


... far the least luxurious place we’ve stayed, but it’s absolutely my favorite. The courtyards are gorgeous, the rooms rustic, and everything is in a traditional architectural style we’ve seen at the temples. The showers may be cold and the toilets not running, but I still like it best.

We dropped off our things, had lunch at the inn’s restaurant, and then got a tour via Michael of the historic sites at Pingyao. We climbed to the top of ...

Taking the train to Pingyao

A travel blog entry by meilanni


... br> Now I found my hostel, which I booked yesterday (and paid 20Y instead of 35Y for one night). It is really beautiful in Pingyao. This is a small town, but exactly preserved as it was 2000 years ago. Many movies are recorded here. I will upload picutres when I made them. I didnt walk around yet in town except for finding the hostel. It is sunny here, but a bit cold, but it's still early.


Clear Cooks the Bulls Penis

A travel blog entry by herriejeroenski


... I and a Greek couple on the other side of the wagon were the only non-Chinese people.

When we entered the train the night before all Chinese heads turned our way and answered our “ni-hao!” with a friendly smile. We tried to communicate with the other
passengers for a while but our Chinese phrasebook (or probably our pronunciation) seemed not sufficient. One teenager though, managed to ask in English were we were from. Nobody seemed to know a ...

    More great choices in Pingyao

    Search TripAdvisor for more deals in Pingyao


    TripAdvisor Reviews Free Heart Hotel Pingyao

    2.50 of 5 stars Fair