Qingdao Old Observatory Youth Hostel

No.21 Quanxiang Second Road, Qingdao, Shandong, 266003, China | Hostel
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Travel Blogs from Qingdao

Guest Entry #2.2: Beach and Beers

A travel blog entry by baconcutter


If you didn't read part one, click here.

Following the beer festival, Ray's Danish friend Fredrick emerged from the jungles of Myanmar and joins us at the hostel!

Riddle me this: What do you get when you combine 30 degree weather, coastal shoreline, and millions of Chinese that can't swim? We went to find out! Note: …

Guest Entry #2.1: Welcome to China Jay

A travel blog entry by baconcutter


Hi All! This is Jay (Ray's elder statesman friend and travel buddy!). Ray asked me to write a guest blog entry about our short four day trip to Qingdao. After six months in China, maybe he thought he was a little too jaded to write, or maybe he thought my fresh (ie. naive) perspective would be insightful! In any case, let me just start by saying …

Going to Visit the Brewery and see the Ocean

A travel blog entry by patickdb

Greetings all, This past weekend, I went to the city of Qingdao with two of my friends. One of my friends has an uncle who is currently working here in Beijing. He is also working with two young Chinese nationals in his company. The Friday before we went to Qingdao, we went out with them to Wudaokou for drinks. When we told them that we were …

Entry 4: On the move.

A travel blog entry by aaron3.uk


Even in my short time I've been out in china I must say I am pretty impressed how quickly picking up the language is.. reading or writing wise I have no chance but speaking I am already using basic words like 'Thank you’ ‘Correct’ (you say this because theres no translation for yes.) ‘This one & Not this one’ and …

Im bier- und hochzeitsparadies

A travel blog entry by pomegranate


um den mai mit einem schönen wochenende ausklingen zu lassen trieb es ralph, swen und mich, dieses mal ohne weitere weibliche begleitung, nach qingdao.

qingdao ist ein ehemaliger deutscher kolonial-handelsstützpunkt. damals entwickelte sich das stadtbild entsprechend eher nach europäischen vorstellungen, inkl. einer brauerei (tsingtao), …

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This hostel, located in the Shinan District area of Qingdao, is near Laoshan Scenic Area, Tsingtao Brewery Co. Ltd., and Small Qingdao Island.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsQingdao Old Observatory Youth Hostel

    Reviewed by patickdb


    Reviewed Dec 10, 2012
    by (1 review) , United States Flag of United States

    and they have a cool white dog there all the time. its located on top of a hill thats kinda far away from the bars and nightlife but thats the only problem. was clean and nice.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    Reviewed by swensnews

    Great time

    Reviewed May 30, 2011
    by (1 review) , Germany Flag of Germany

    Really nice people, extraordinary location and a big coincidence from Beijing. If I came to Qingdao again, I would definitely stay here!

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    TripAdvisor Reviews Qingdao Old Observatory Youth Hostel

    4.00 of 5 stars Excellent