We were pleased to have lunch with wonderful guests in the Quadrangles of Beijing. The food was good and it was great to see a family home, passed down from previous generations and obviously treasured by the family today.
This is was my first time visiting and staying in the Hutongs of old Peking and what a find it was! I loved it! It is safe, it is colourful, it is authentic and it is the place for the kind of visitor to a city that doesn't necessarily rate themselves or the experiences they require as 'tourist' . This...
We had the rickshaw ride through the alleys of this old part of Beijing.
Supposedly, the guide told us that this tour gives one an insight to how people here live in the older days here.They still do , for these people at least.
We stopped by at one of the old house to look around the interior. And get...