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]
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]
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]
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 seems you can’t walk five meters in the Courtyard Four area these days without stumbling into a new restaurant or bar. We have counted a high-end Italian restaurant, a Belgian beer bar, and a … [Read More...]
Make your start-up fantasies come alive with this elaborate event mimicking those horrid speed dating events. Drink some brews and cruise a room filled with Chinese and foreign tech and … [Read More...]
China’s biggest online travel agency saw its app and website services disrupted starting at 11.09am Thursday following a cyber hack, according to the China Daily.
Ctrip.com, which offers airplane … [Read More...]
There are many considerations to keep in mind when moving to a new city, from choosing a neighborhood to finding the right school. As a result, many families might not at first think of access to safe … [Read More...]