Tian Shang Ren Jian Hotel
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... and women sitting on street corners. The cobblestoned streets and 800-year-old buildings were made all the better by the fact this had not been touristified in any way and was almost completely tourist free. We enjoyed exploring another temple spotting the odd monk before heading back to our sleeping taxi driver and getting a lift back to the bus station. It was a fairly bumpy bus ride back into Pingyao where we worked out the logistics for the next day at the bus station. We had ...
... above the grassy roofs. For dinner we found a very atmospheric restaurant within the Yide Hotel, with classic and classy Chinese decor. Here we enjoyed excellent sweet & sour pork, eggplant with coriander and flat noodles as well as very good wifi. Wandered back through the packed touristy streets to our guesthouse for a fairly early night. Stayed at Harmony Guesthouse, Pingyao [T&J Rating: 2/5] Both Finished book - The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald [T&J Rating: ...
... life and the Datong terror hotel it felt just nice not to overdo mysel as I knew the most adventurous was yet to come.
Later that night I went to eat at the same restaurant as yesterday, so the guy welcomed me with a great smile. His food was good and I didn’t get sick from it, so better stay at the source J
At night I chilled at the hostel and packed my bags since I had to take the 9am bus to Xi’an the next ...
... showed me his taxi and I thought, ok well nice, free service, but once I put my bags in the trunk he asked me for money.
I grabbed his paper and showed him the sentence “free pick-up service” but it’s
impossible to discuss with a tout. I said “**** it”, grabbed my bags and opened
my guidebook. If I rememberd good, the hostel wasn’t thàt fa from the station.
Normally I aint that good in reading maps (basically my sence ...
"This is the China we all think of" - Lonely Planet 2011
What a lovely little town.There are two halves to Pingyao - the typical Chinese industrial city with smog, dirty factories, tower blocks being built everywhere and traffic jams. However push past this and into Old Town preserved within the City Walls and it's like stepping into another world.
Naturally, being a UNESCO World Heritage Site it was busy and there was your standard array ...
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