Tian Shang Ren Jian Hotel
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... Gate, and then worked my way back to my hotel through one of the main pedestrian shopping streets. As one of the very very few western tourist in Pingyao (my understanding is it hasn't been discovered by western tourists in a big way yet so it's primarily a Chinese tourist destination), I was approached repeatedly by Chinese tourists who wanted to get their pictures taken with me. This ...
... to be the in-thing in China as they are cheaper to run and do not contribute to the increasing pollution that China constantly battles with. The only negative is that unless they beep to warn you of their presence you risk getting mown down as they are almost silent.
Sweating and in shoulder agony from the weight of our rucksacks, we found a hostel that was only just waking for the day. I nearly cried when they said we couldn't check in until 10am ...
It is a holiday today and the quaint town of Pingyao is full of Chinese tourists who travelled miles and miles to bump into each other the whole day. So you need a powernap to recouperate. Fortunately there is always a chair somewhere in the streets of a Chinese town, so you borrow it without asking.
5 April ...
... Aussie couple on long trip - European girls studying Chinese in Beijing
- Met fun people to tour with
- Wang's Courtyard (total bust - famous in Chinese TV) and Underground Tunnels (nothing more than tunnels)
- Pingyao = ancient city with ancient wall - very touristy - busy with the holiday
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No. 1 Gongyuan Road, Xinfu District, Xinzhou | Hotelfrom $59