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Walking into Time-honored Dashilan Street

For most of the tourists, they always miss this treasure commercial street of Beijing - Dashilan. It is a mysterious street selling the most famous old Beijing commodities. Now, let us walk into it!

Beijing Dashilan

Profound History of Dashilan
In Beijing, Dashilan gains high fame as the most ancient, famous and distinctive commercial street in Beijing Hutong. For the best location surrounded by landmarks of Beijing, Dashilan receives thousands of tourists from home and abroad. For the history of Dashilan, it could be traced back to Yuan Dynasty. During the long time, it was burned down twice. Although it has been destroyed too much, most of the architectures were preserved.

Time-honored Brands in Dashilan
There is always widespread saying among the folk that if you want to appreciate the sideshow, go to the Tianqiao; if you want to enjoy shopping, go to Dashilan. For wearing the hats, Majuyuan is the ideal choice; to buy shoes, go to Neiliansheng; purchasing the silk fabric, go to Ruifuxiang. These shops have been popular in the ancient times. For the hat shop, Majuyuan also experienced a long history. For the wealth people, they always choose wear the hat of Majuyuan to show off their dignity. For the shoes shop, Neiliansheng will be the perfect choice. In China, this shop has the meaning of promote. So, it attracted loads of businessmen to swim into. Now, this shop has enlarged housing various shoes in different age steps. Ruifuxiang is a silk store. Tourists who are very interested in the silk materials, this shop will be the must-enjoy place. In China, the name of shop also has special meaning. Rui and Fu and Xiang referred to good luck.

Tips in Dashilan
If you come to Dashilan for sightseeing, please notice that the motor vehicles and bicycles are not allowed stop here. You could take the bus and walk some minutes. Another point is that there was no public toilet in Dashilan. If you want to relieve, there are free toilets provided at the west end and outside the Xiaoqijia Hutong nearby.

In addition to the time-honored shops in Dashilan, it is also the center of entertainment. If you are interested in this area, enjoy typical Beijing holiday here!

Camping in Beijing

More than just a historic city, Beijing has diverse options for travel. For those who are planning a family trip to Beijing and want to spend some quality time with family members, camping in Beijing is just the right choice and perfect for you!

Camping in Beijing

Top Destination for Camping in Beijing
The best camping trips cannot be done without a great destination, especially while traveling overseas. There are diverse options in Beijing for camping as the enormous metropolis is jam-packed with the great outdoors, national parks, wilderness areas, lakes and mountains. For those who want to find some great places in Beijing to relax and get away from the city noises, it is a good bet to head to one of the those parks within the city proper of Beijing. If it is the outdoor recreation and adventures you are after, venture off the beaten road to visit those remote destinations outside Beijing, like the Great Wall and other tourist resorts where you and your family can enjoy relaxing natural environment, and take in scenic views. Before you plan your next family camping trip, consider renting a car for your camping experience in Beijing. Furthermore, there are many outdoor stores in Beijing which can be easily found and offer great outdoor gears. Either way, no matter where you and your family decide to go for camping, you will not be disappointed!

Tips for Camping in Beijing
A great camping trip in Beijing is an essential Chinese experience that you will remember for the rest of your life. Here is a little advice on how to make your camping trip go well. First of all, rent a car once you land in Beijing with your company, then pack the car with the essential gears including durable tent, cooking devices as well as walking clothes and shoes and so on. Aside from the groovy tunes, good company and a fantastic destination, for a successful camping trip in Beijing you need prepare yourself with a willingness to disconnect and enjoy nature. Delicious food, quality time with family, and stargazing will make your camping experience in Beijing a great getaway to kick back and relax while visiting the historic city!

Overall, a camping trip makes for a great break from the touring and sightseeing while visiting Beijing!

Special Visit to Huanghuacheng Great Wall

Beijing has become the must-explore city in China among tourists from all over the world. Among Beijing scenic spots, the most attractive will be the Great Wall. Long distance, dragon style equipped with tranquility and unique charming made the Great Wall list as world wonder. Today, I would like to lead you enjoy the typical Huanghuacheng Great Wall.

Huanghuacheng Great Wall

Typical Feature of Huanghuacheng Great Wall
Maybe for the tourists, Badaling Great Wall and Mutianyu Great Wall are the most famous. However, Huanghuacheng is the most famous summer resort among locals. Also equipped with profound history and deep traditional cultural connotation, Huanghuacheng Great Wall was built in the Ming Dynasty. Located in the Huairou District, the Great Wall has been surrounded by typical charming landscapes. Measuring about 10,800 meters long, Huanghuacheng Great Wall is a resort with mountains, lakes and the ancient wall. For the fans of photographers, it is the ideal place. For the beautiful name, because during the summer, the entire village under the foot of the wall will be full of yellow wild flowers, so this village got the name of Huanghuacheng and the Great Wall is endowed the name of Huanghuacheng Great Wall.

Legend about the Characters of Jin Tang
Once arrival in Huanghuacheng Great Wall, tourists wills see the two big characters on the cliff by the wall. These two words have the meaning of the firm and strong. Most interesting is that there is a legend about the origin of these characters. It is said that in the Ming Dynasty, the emperor ordered a man called Cai Kai to build this Great Wall. For building this Great all attraction, it took about many years, so the emperor got very angry while many ministers scolded that Cai Kai had spent too much money. At last, Cai Kai was beheaded. Later, when the emperor checked this Great Wall, he found it was built very strong and firm. He found he had treated Cai Kai unjustly. Then he ordered the craftsmen to crave these two characters. After that, this wall is also called Jintang Great Wall.

Things to Do on Huanghuacheng Great Wall
Visit this section of the Great Wall, it is said there are four things to do. The most important one is taking photos here with the typical charming sceneries. Since the lake breaks this section into these segments naturally, the uniqueness will surprise you!

If you want to take pictures with the ideal Great Wall environment, Huanghuacheng Great Wall is right!

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