Urban legends have been the cause of many a sleepless night.

These dramatic, ancient tales have captured the minds and imaginations of entire generations.

One of Daniel Newman’s most captivating tours is this one,

featuring the frightening legend of the faceless ghost, Mrs Li.

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Confucius said, “Respect ghosts and gods, but keep away from them.”

According to Chinese legend, banished officials returned from the dead as zombies to haunt the elderly.

Daniel Newman takes this idea a step further,

sporting an array of zombie and ghost costumes

while leading locals and visitors through a guided hutong tour.

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