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Beijings history is preserved in the names of its hutong. Some retain the name of some famous persons who once lived there, such as Yongkang Liang. Others are named after well-known craftsmen or shops, such as doufu Chen Hutong for a bean curd seller named Chen, and Fenfang Liu Jia for the home of a maker of bean vermicelli Liu. There are also lanes with names like Jinyu (Goldfish), Dengcao (Light Rush), and Shoupa (Handkerchief). Generally speaking, when one of the winding Hutong makes a major turn, it takes on a new name.

Beijing Tour Routes Includes Beijing Hutong

BD-12. Half day Beijing Hutong BTA-7. Beijing Hutong tour
BH-1. Beijing 4 days tour BH-2. Beijing 5 days tour
BH-3. Beijing 6 days tour BH-4. Beijing 7 days tour
BK-2. 3 days Beijing tour BK-3. 4 days Beijing tour
BK-4. 5 days Beijing tour BK-5. 6 days Beijing tour
BK-6. 7 days Beijing tour BST-3. Beijing Hutong and Zoo bus tour
BX-3. Xingang Beijing 4 days tour BJXA-5. Beijing Xian 9 days tour
BJSH-1. 5 days Beijing Shanghai Tour BJSH-2. 6 days Beijing Shanghai Tour
BJSH-3. Beijing Shanghai Suzhou Tour (7 days) BJSH-4. Beijing Shanghai Suzhou Hangzhou Tour
BJLH-1. Beijing Lhasa Tour BJGL-1. Beijing Guilin Tour

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