Zhongdu Hotel Pingyao

No.1 Shuncheng Rd, Pingyao, Shanxi, 031100, China | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Pingyao

The Cradle of Red China

A travel blog entry by glassmerchant


... the Li Mountain. There were 600 families living here but now there are just 45. We are staying in a large property which looks as though it may have been an inn. There are 11 arch rooms on 3 sides of a courtyard with kitchen buildings on the 4th. The rooms have the traditional Kang Stove beds...which can have a fire lit under them in cold weather. Up to 6 people can sleep in these large family style beds. Our room has two ...


A travel blog entry by sammy_moore


... 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 ...

Pingyao and the Children

A travel blog entry by christinakrawec


... chewy milk-mint candy, a Nutella-cookie pudding cup thing, and a pineapple lollipop. I took everything, of course, touched.

We needed to leave after that, so I said many “goodbyes” and “nice to meet yous” before heading out of the temple. While waiting near the entrance for the rest of our group, the children filed out as well, waving and saying goodbye until their own bus drove away. Their teacher even called out, to my amusement, ...

Time travel to ancient China

A travel blog entry by meilanni


... wooden planks to stand on. I was like, wauw, that I did not expect, but oke, cool and medieval;)

That evening Jiaming left to Lanzhou with the night train, we said goodbye. We hung out at the hostel, then I went to bed, next morning, I said goodbye to Hou and Shuo (they gave me their contact so maybe we could meet in Beijing or they could help me at any time. Chinese can be very kind and helpful!) and took the bus to Xi'an. While waiting for the bus (a ...

Mysteries of old Pingyao

A travel blog entry by jamella


... in a game of 'Mysteries of Old Peking' – we heard Miss Roo Bee’s jewellery store had been robbed and were on the lookout for a man with a scar and no hat but alas the culprit couldn’t be found!

Our next stop was to be X’ian, after a relatively uneventful hard sleeper (beds this time – hurrah!) we arrived in X’ian ready to be wowed by the ‘8th wonder of the world’, the terracotta ...

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