- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
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Day 1 - City Tour
Pingyao was a financial centre of China whose history dates back some 2,700 years. Today it is renowned for its well-preserved city walls and the ancient city attracts tourists in their thousands in the summer months. Many of the hotels are delicately constructed and decorated in a Ming and Qing style (whatever that means, but they do look old and they are very nice). It ...
After about 18 hours in frozen Datong we headed south to the ancient walled town of Pingyao. Pingyao is a pretty little town but as we went in the middle of winter it would clouded with smog as people burn coal a lot to heat their homes. Weirdly, being one of the smallest cities I have visited it was the most notably smoggy. The food ...
... 100 on the 20 minute walk from the station. They have their own local breed, a bit like a corgi. The people of Pingyao take the same approach to dog owning as the people of Britain did 40 or 50 years ago. The dogs roam free, eat whatever they can scavenge, **** wherever they like, fight and screw each other as they like. To be clear I'm not saying this is how the British people behaved 40 or 50 years ago, although, have you ever been to Newcastle? It's how ...
... word “Dream” written next to it. When the owner informed us that we could not rent bicycles despite having advertised this service on his website, my mum was tempted to complete the fresco with the word “on”.
The following morning, I stubbed my toe on a brick that was hidden by sludge on my walk to the ancient walled section of Pingyao. Instead of cycling along with the wind in my hair, I was limping along with a mangled, muddy ...
... up with the others at our meeting point later, only to find out that they had done the same exact thing I did. They hadn’t even needed to sneak around. After dropping the fact that they were Stanford art history students, they were given admittance and had flashlight use. My little adventure seemed quite a bit less daring after that.
We then got back into the bus (twenty minutes late) and hurried to the lower temple. ...