Jinjinglou Hotel

Address: No.29 South Main Street, Gutao Town, Pingyao, Shanxi, 031100, China | Hotel
 
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Location

This hotel, located on No.29 South Main Street, Gutao Town, Pingyao, is near Qiao's Family Compound (Qiao Jia Dayuan), City Wall of Pingyao, Wang's Family Compound (Wang Jia Dayuan), and Temple of the City God.
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    Travel Blogs from Pingyao

    Really tiring day in Pingyao

    A travel blog entry by starlagurl on May 23, 2015

    41 photos

    ... of the wall was under construction and I wouldn't be walking the whole way around. As predicted though, it was hot, dry and also quite polluted. But I amused myself pretending to be a Qing dynasty sentry as I walked.

    Part of the wall followed a small river. That part was really nice. I had most of the whole place to myself. Probably because of all the hardships I had to endure, like packing my own water and bringing along an apple. Most people just went up one ...

    Day 9 - Wang Family Compound

    A travel blog entry by elsabae on Apr 05, 2015

    11 photos

    ... to get home. Our driver was a crazy man - I was in front but Elizabeth, who was in back, says that even the girls were shocked. First, he thought nothing of pulling a U turn in the middle of multiple lanes of traffic. On the way out of town he changed his mind about his route, did a U, reconsidered and swung right into another one. This was across four lanes of traffic.

    When he was coming up on a left hand turn and came to the end of a long line of traffic waiting at a ...

    Pingyao, China's best preserved walled city

    A travel blog entry by bogtrotter on Sep 28, 2014

    70 photos

    ... necks. The system also includes wells and ventilation chimneys as well as hidden vantage points to spy on the surface. I gather the general plan was to hide and then rush out and attack the enemy from the rear with the army hidden underground. It was pleasantly cool underground, and we eventually emerged on the side of a pleasant, wooded ravine below the castle complex. They even provided drains below the main complex in case an enemy tried to flood them out! It is a ...

    China - Pingyao

    A travel blog entry by tereza-gonzalo on Jul 13, 2014

    1 comment, 88 photos

    ... in Pingyao which were built during the reign of Ming Dynasty, rebuilt in 1703 but destroyed in the war. The gate towers we could see today were renovated in the 1990s.

    Although we originally planned to eat we couldn't have passed the Gongji Gate without climbing to the top of it. It's also one of a few places where you can walk on the top of the city walls, and thus get a nice view of the city of Pingyao. While wandering around the city walls we passed by a ...

    Ancient tunnel network & great cobbled streets

    A travel blog entry by jarcher106 on Sep 19, 2013

    1 photo

    ... old the network was and you could clearly make out small storage rooms, bedrooms and peepholes to lower levels which went up to 26 meters beneath the surface. Ironically this defence network was never employed for its intended use against possible attack from Tang-dynasty invaders, and subsequently fell into disrepair. After popping out inside a totally different temple we started to explore the quiet and enchanting village of Zhāngbì Cūn, which was still occupied with ...

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