After 11 hours in the night train from Suzhou, we arrive with the sun in Beijing.
After visiting Tian’Anmen place and the forbidden city, we go to walk in Donghuamen market, we like the atmosphere. We take a chance to try some specialities, but we are not enought brave to try scorpions, insects or others things like this…
For our first dinner, we would like to try the famous Beijing duck. We chose the famous restaurant Dadong, and we loved it.
One of the things who surprised the most during this weekend is there is individual KTV in the supermarket « so chinese… »
During our 3rd day, we take a walk in the hutong, typical Beijing home.
For our last day in Beijing, we cannot do a lot of things, because our train leave at 2.10 pm. So we decide to go the market in Panjiayuan. Easy to go, just take the metro witht the same name and when you are out, enter to the big grey building. Very nice, lot of choices and we apreciate that people don’t ask every time to buy their stuffs. Big choices in jellewery and painting / calligraphy.