English: A bustling commercial area of a Beijing hutong. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
English: A hutong in Beijing. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
Hutong (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
hutong in Bejing (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
English: Hutong seen from Drum Tower Beijing Zicht op de Hutong in Beijing, vanaf de Drum Toren. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
This is a moving story by Simon Rabinovitch, the FT’s correspondent in Beijing, China. Check it out!
For me, this story brought back vivid memories of my visit to Beijing where I was saddened that the charming old city was being replaced by modern concrete structures. I especially loved the glimpse of “old Beijing” in Hutong.
via Structural revolution – FT.com.