Dianli Hotel

Address: Xiguan Street, Gutao Town, Pingyao, Shanxi, 031100, China | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Pingyao

Southwards to Pingyao - What I've Learnt Thus Far

A travel blog entry by davidavi on Jul 28, 2015

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... the dusty trails that bend around the city draw hoards of people inside Pingyao's city walls, despite the tourist-oriented feel.  That's all easily left behind though, stepping off the main trails and down the paths untouched by golf carts and camera toting tourists.  History and architecture here astound.  Atmosphere and environment equally satisfy.  My mind says stay a while longer, but my heart says ride on, ride on my friend. The adventure ...

Brian the blogger - blog No 2

A travel blog entry by blogriffin on Apr 08, 2015

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... archery and hit the bullseye with my first arrow - the attendant applauded, others said she was only warming her hands. They were used by merchants to protect their money and merchandise transported around the regions.
Finally the Shuanglin Temple - many buddhas, many many carved figures as protectors or benefactors. Then the bullet train at 200 kms per hour from Taiyuan to Zhengzhou to meet Charlie (Chinese western name - real name Lee), our next ...

September 9 - Pearls, Palace, train to Pingyao

A travel blog entry by davidmuir on Sep 09, 2014

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... have been built, largely for richer people, because they are right in close to the centre of the city. We went into one family home to meet the wife of the owner whose family have lived there for seven generations. Six families share the courtyard and kitchen. The husband creates paper cutout works of art (we bought one). Electric it is used sparingly for lighting and air-conditioning (if they have it) - as power is costly and they are limited in how much can be used, ...

Datong and Pingyao

A travel blog entry by selenaolson on Aug 07, 2014

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... up inside the fake rock and the fake tree to have a look at the fake stalactites in fake caves or the the fake snake draped down the mountainside. The temples themselves and the road along the steep edge of the mountain was amazing but it was almost totally wrecked by all the tackiness they could muster. The views were kind of obscured due to fog but not much you can do about that. The restaurants in Pingyao served meals that came with amazing translations. The best ones were as ...

Shanxi: Part Two

A travel blog entry by quirkybenny on Nov 03, 2013

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... I had no idea how to express that they are Cantonese people from Vietnam. Oh well. I was proud of myself for holding a Chinese conversation finally!

Following the foot message, we got dinner.

Day Four (October 30th) (Wednesday)

For our activity for the day, we checked out three historical sites in Pingyao: the judicial court, Buddhist temple, and Confucian temple.

The judicial court was awesome, where we saw how the Chinese ...