Beijing Hutong Culture Inn & Hostel is a 3 star Chinese style hotel located in the center of Beijing. Many foreign tourists prefer to live in Beijing Hutong Culture Inn & Hostel during the trip because of the old atmosphere and the good services. There are a lot of famous Beijing attractions near to Beijing Hutong Culture Inn & Hostel. Also guests in Beijing Hutong Culture Inn & Hostel could learn more about Hutong culture.
Beijing Gulou Street once was the oldest commercial district. Historically merchants of the East Gulou Street came to people’s eyes with old face on November 5th, 2005. After the renovation on East Gulou Street, a wide variety of past shops along the street facade unified with grey colored tone, green set off under the tree, the ancient capital of texture clearly visible. Wonton Hou, Wu Yu Tai, Neiliansheng, Dong Lai Shun and a number of time honored brands gather together, 242 shops have also entered the sidewalk covered with antique brick. Shops standing shoulder to shoulder with simple and elegant decorations attract large numbers of tourists.
After the protective restoration, the historical value in East Gulou Street such as the Shrine of Chengchou in the Ming Dynasty, the last Empress Wan Rong’s former residence and other ancient buildings are well protected. And the transformation brings vitality to the tourism industry of Beijing.
Nanluoguxiang is the only intact traditional houses followed the Yuan Dadu style, and is the richest street of old Beijing style. Around the alley the sites of various shapes and colorful houses with deep ancient culture, turn it out to be the complete “jasper” of Beijing. Nanluoguxiang and the surrounding area was the center of Dadu during Ming and Qing Dynasties and is one more that rich land, where the street alleys packed with dignitaries Lane, Palace Heights numerous until after the fall of the Qing Dynasty , the bustling situation of Nanluoguxiang slowly ended.
Nanluoguxiang is a north-south alley. North of East Drum Tower Street, South to East Diananmen Street, with a total length of 786 meters , it is the only well preserved hutong courtyard texture of the Yuan Dynasty, the traditional houses with the largest and highest grade and the most tourism resources.
Travel around Beijing Hutong Culture Inn & Hostel and having some snacks in Nanluoguxiang is a good way to get a deep understanding about old Beijing life!