Wangfujing is One of The Chinese Shopping Streets

wangfujingis one of the Chinese capital’s most famous shopping streets located in Dongcheng District Beijing. The Wangfujing street was also previously known as Morrison Street in English, after the Australian journalist George Ernest Morrison. Wangfujing is also one of the traditional downtown areas of Beijing, along with Liulichang. Prior to 1949, the late 1990s trolleybuses, buses, and other traffic ran through the street, making it rather congested. Modifications in 1999 and 2000 made much of Wangfujing Street pedestrian only, much of the road is off-limits to cars and other motor vehicles, and it is not rare to see the entire street full of people. Since the middle of the Ming Dynasty there have been commercial activities in the Wangfujing Street. In the Qing Dynasty, ten aristocratic estates and princess residence were built here, soon after when a well full of sweet water was discovered, thereby giving the street its name Wangfujing – “Wang Fu” (princely residence), “Jing” (well).

it is located 89 Wangfujing Dongjie, Dongcheng District. Recently for the voting the “World’s Leading Lifestyle Hotel” for the second year running at the prestigious World Travel Awards, the Hilton Beijing Wangfujing hotel offers some of the largest hotel rooms in the city. Hilton Beijing Wangfujing which is set in the heart of Beijing’s prosperous shopping district, indulging in some retail visit nearby Beijing attractions. Such as Tiananmen Square which is an icon of Beijing just a ten minute walk from the hotel. Other attractions such as the China exhibition center, Beijing National Stadium, Silk Market and so on. The hotel opened in 2008, has 14 floors with 255 understated rooms.

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