Beiguan Hotel

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

Datong and Pingyao

A travel blog entry by selenaolson on Aug 07, 2014

8 photos

... We arrived in Pingyao early the next morning and a taxi driver was there to meet us and take us to our guest house. The first impression of this place was amazing with all the old wooden buildings and narrow lane ways. Our room was beautiful and included a traditional shanxi bed that was just massive. The first impression did pass though and it turned out to be more like Disneyland or a Warner Bros movie set. Our room despite first impression turned out to be quite dirty and there ...

Ribena berry does not strike again ;-(

A travel blog entry by lilynomad on Nov 09, 2013

2 comments, 13 photos

... and i realised that a tower I had been looking for one we had walked through the previous day. Anyone travelling in China beware, what look close distance wise on a map is NOT!!! We still had not managed to find the big building we were looking for as much as we tried?!
Managed to haggle for some gifts for the girls. Mum seriously needs to practice bartering more, i get my ruthlessness from my dad and experience of visiting the middle east and living ...

Peaceful Pingyao

A travel blog entry by bemvs.theworld on Aug 23, 2013

23 photos

... peer through - if ever you wandered what it was like to be a Monkey in a Zoo, go to a smaller Chinese town and spend a day wandering around and sat in windows. The prize for effort goes to the group of 3 Chinese ladies who came up to our Guesthouse window before running in and each sitting on the guesthouse sofa to pose for photos with Gem....
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First day in pingyao

A travel blog entry by j.bennison on Jun 22, 2013

So the undergroud city was just a castle with some quite impressive tunnels. That was quite interesting and the Wang family compound was a huge castle that a few hundred years ago was the centre of the Wang family. Very Well preserved and the Chinese haven't ruined it with tackyness and neon lights. That is always Nice to see in ...

The Great Escape From Beijing

A travel blog entry by f.goldthorpe on Oct 17, 2012

15 photos

... packed with souvenir shops , restaurants and guesthouses. The vast majority of the tourists are Chinese but we have encountered several French and German speakers as well.

The next day Graeme and I rented bikes and left the old city to investigate the modern portion of Pingyao and it was even more fascinating. Motorized bikes (mainly electric) are everywhere along with 3 wheeled taxis and carts. Emission standards are non-existent ...

     

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