Pedicab drivers were waiting for customers in Houhai,Beijing.When tourists come to Beijing, and curious about how and where Chinese people lived in the past? the pedicab will take you around the intricate winding hutongs to admire the old courtyards. They are maze-like and deep and exactly as they were a long time ago. Even today, there are many residents reluctant to move from their beloved hutongs. Tourists are invited to visit a local family's house to experience authentic Beijing life.