Hutongs

Most of the Hutongs have been destroyed in the redevelopment of Beijing, but we took a Rickshaw ride and tour of what is left. Amazing to see the low rise, courtyard based living that continues in the bustle of Beijing.

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We were invited into one of the Hutong homes to take a look around and have a cup of green tea. Nicely done

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They had some caged birds and a grasshopper and squirrel as pets.

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