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Nanluoguo Xiang, Dongcheng District, Beijing 100009, China
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Dating back about one thousand years, these neighborhoods of narrow, twisting streets represent the "real life" of Beijing, where passageways connect to courtyards of traditional compact homes. Pedicab tours of the hutongs are popular tourist...More
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Went slightly early, around sunset, so some of the shops are not open yet. Crowd is still manageable at this timing. Lots of shops selling souvenirs and food. It is a nice place to spend the night at, since there are many food options.
Was really crowded on Sunday afternoon.
Lots of people (probably because of the long holiday). Come with an empty stomach to try the “Street food”. Some of these shops are popular online shops. There are many shops selling handmade nougats, grilled squids, potatoes snacks, ice...More
Shopping alley with loads of snacks and food...Becoming very commercialised with more and more souvenirs and locally made goods.
Nice walk around but gets crowded.
Only downside is maybe hard to get a car back to the hotel. Loads of "black cars"/ private cars around...More
I discovered this because I stayed in a hostel off this “hutong”.
When I initially checked into my hostel I thought this seemed like a promising area to explore at night close to home, but I was wildly disappointed. It’s shop after shop of the...More
You must go to Nanluoguxiang, it’s a very long street surrounded by small streets and a beautiful river front, it has plenty of stalls of various kinds of food , I recommend the crepe duck, well that’s the name I give it, then some HongKong...More
This street is very famous & popular in town. We found it not bad to walk around but it was not that surprised. It was good to try the local popular noodle & mixed intestines and inner organs. But we found many souvenir shops are...More
we came in the evening during a weekday around 8pm. an alley was crowded, shops were interesting, but nothing really stood out, food stalls were not our kind of tastes. While we appreciated the architecture, we hated the fact there were numerous near crashes incidents...More
This is a very crowded and touristy Hutong, but lots of fun and good shopping. We found lots of interesting items, good value, lively bars and good restaurants and cafes. No problems with language, the servers in shops were very helpful, unlike other places The...More
The hutong has been restored and hip establishments line the street, nicely decorated cafes, souvenir shops, "street food" in modernised shops. Food is not cheap.Things to try is the Zhangfei guo1kui1, a flat bread that is cooked in a similar way a naan is cooked....More