This central shopping district is popular with both Beijing residents and tourists alike.
This central area is close to Tiananmen Square and the Forbidden City. There are many major hotels in this … [Read More]
There's more to Beijing than just the Forbidden City, the Great Wall, Tiananmen Square, Mao's tomb, or the 2008 Olympic Games. Come here and you'll find a cutting-edge city at the forefront of world … [Read More]
Beijing has many great restaurants. Here are some tips on where to eat.
Some of the best food is prepared by small vendors along the street. Don't be afraid, just be wise: Choose a place … [Read More]
Famous around the world, the Great Wall is one of the top sites near Beijing. It's what everyone wants to see--and you can't see it from space, so you have to go there yourself. Here's where to go and … [Read More]
It's easy to get around Beijing. The subway system is extensive, cheap, and easy to use. Taxis are plentiful -- and also very cheap.
Unless it's raining or late at night, you'll probably find … [Read More]
Now that Beijing's Line 4 subway line has opened, this large and beautiful park is easier to get to than ever. It's a great place to explore on a pleasant day in the spring or fall. We recommend you … More
Beijing has everything to delight a shopper. Markets. Malls. Boutiques. Here are a few tips on where to go, what to buy, and making sure you don't get ripped off.
This is where all the … More
Recent Beijing News from City Weekend and The Beijinger
It's time once more for the weekly “Hey, what do Migas, Dada, and Lantern have booked for the weekend” article, wherein we recommend events at just these three places, and pretend we have actual … [Read More...]
After a stormy week, the sun is back, and there’s no excuse for you to hide at home and consume those leftovers in the fridge. Let’s take a look at what’s a brewin' in the coming week.
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The Chinese production of Michael Morpurgo's award-winning War Horse is on its way back to Beijing.
The production, which first opened at Beijing’s National Theatre in September last year, will return … [Read More...]
Ahhh, summer. A time for iced coffee, patio dining, and ... snowboarding? Surprising as that may sound, a massive snowboarding extravaganza is slated to be held this Saturday (Jul 30) at Sanlitun … [Read More...]