The folk-custom tavern is a highlight in Pingyao town. Placing you in these folk-custom taverns, you can not only taste all kinds of delicious snacks but also taste the culture and charm of architecture that is Ming and Qing style. It attracts a lot of visitors from all over China and the world.
With the success of folk-custom tavern, in 2006, Pingyao ancient city spent 5 million RMB designing lighting effects of it. At present, visiting the ancient city at night is an important step for visitors from all over the world. It is quite a romantic thing to go outside and enjoy the amazing night sight.
In recent years, it has built Pingyao Opera Theater and Yun Jincheng Performance Center in Pingyao ancient city. There are all kinds of performances such as the ancient bank, paper-cut, and so forth. In the way of art, visitors can get to know the ancient culture more visualized.
The most modern place in Pingyao ancient town is all kinds of bars. Maybe it is the only place where you may feel that you are in the modern world. For most people who travel to Pingyao ancient town, their purpose is to look for a feeling that is in ancient time. But when they are in bars, with soft music, they may feel that they are in the real world. Maybe it is the petit-bourgeois life of young people.
If you want to go shopping, you can go to Ming and Qing Street. You can buy special souvenirs that can not be found in any other places in the world, such as the Pingyao beef, the tiger shoes, and the Liu He Tai pillows, and so on.