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Hutongs Alleys: A Taste Of Old Beijing


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The Hutongs population in Beijing is declining fast. The Nan Luo Gu Xiang is built in the late 13th century and boost one of the well maintained Hutongs around. You see much of the main streets covered with modern bars and shops. Take a walk down the side alleys and you can see the old Hutongs.

P1060571-2Nan Luo Gu Xiang is also known as South Luogu Lane

P1060577-2Modern shops along the main hutong

P1060576-2Peking Youth Hostel

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P1060583-2Man in Hutong

P1060574-2Head sideways off the main street for a different experience

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