A night tour to Houhai

Houhai, located in Di’anmen Street, Xicheng District, Beijing, is famous for its noisy bars and restaurants today. But few people know that it was historically home to court officials and the city’s elite due to its proximity to the Forbiddent City. Last month, a friend of my roommate, Miranda Zhang came to Beijing. After work, […]

A tour to Pingyao Ancient City

I have Chinese tradition complex, hence I am interested in anything related to ancient China. Pingyao Ancient City is a must that I can’t miss. I have visited many ancient towns in China, such as Phoenix Town, Lijiang Old Town. They are both populated by minority groups. But Pingyao is different from them. It’s the […]