Beiguan Hotel

The Parking Area, Outside of North Gate, Pingyao, Shanxi, 031100, China | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Pingyao

The Cradle of Red China

A travel blog entry by glassmerchant


... In the morning it is a walk down from the village to get on the truck and off to the Yellow river to visit the Black Dragon Temple. I was disappointed to find that there were no Black dragon, only green ones. The Black Dragon was a god who lived in the Yellow River Valley. Agreat view of the river from the hillside temple and as we're we're so early in the morning we had it all to ourselves. Even the tourist stalls were not set ...


A travel blog entry by sammy_moore


... A lovely Chinese boy introduced himself, first as a very complicated name but then told us we could just call him Chris- lol. He was a student, practising his English and thought we looked like we needed some guidance and also helped us to exchange our bus tickets for the next day. We waved goodbye to Chris and walked to the train station to get tickets to Xian for two days time, but you unfortunately need ID and Rach had kept her passport safe in the hostel. ...

Pinging in Pingyao

A travel blog entry by joeandemtomai


... roar off it's corner peaks while the streets display Chinese traditions.

Silk dresses, ginger rock candy, Goji berry juice, dried meats, teapots and ceramic wind instruments.
Chinese antique shops are everywhere old coins swords and ornaments, some fake, some real who knows?

Pingyao's long streets leading out to the horizon are memorable, the setting sun glows as the streets lanterns ...

Pingyao and the Children

A travel blog entry by christinakrawec


... got the night going. Almost everyone sang, and Phoenix and Anna joined us a little later as well. Amid laughing, talking, beer, and assorted nuts and fresh fruits, we were having a fabulous time just being silly. We didn’t really care who saw us or how badly we performed, and that’s sort of what makes karaoke so fun here.

We stayed until we were sure the bar wanted to kick us out. Now, back at our little inn, I am happy to say I had a really fantastic ...

Wanfo Hall, the 1000 year old tree & Pingyao

A travel blog entry by kandjgonomad


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Today we decided to see one of the oldest buildings in China. The Wanfo Hall at the Buddhist Zhengou Temple in the village of Hadongcun 12km North West of Pingyao by local bus. Wanfo Hall demonstrates the last of a small nationwide collection of buildings with original wooden architecture. If that wasn't interesting enough the original trees that were planted when the Wanfo Hall was 1st constructed are still there too. One in particular was over ...


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