In this Sunday, July 8, 2012 photo, a pet dog stands on sofa while the owner enters a mahjong room in a hutong, an old alleyway, near the Houhai lake in Beijing, China. To see a side of Beijing other ... more 
In this Sunday, July 8, 2012 photo, a pet dog stands on sofa while the owner enters a mahjong room in a hutong, an old alleyway, near the Houhai lake in Beijing, China. To see a side of Beijing other than glitzy shopping malls or imposing, Soviet-style government buildings, take an afternoon to explore the city's ancient narrow alleyways, known as hutongs. (AP Photo/Alexander F. Yuan) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Alexander F. Yuan
Thu, Jul 19, 2012 10:02 AM EDT