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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
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
Beijing is considering permanently instituting odd-even license plate driving restrictions, after the success of the measure in partially reducing air pollution during the Asia Pacific Economic … [Read More...]
If you are interested in the current state of the music industry in China and abroad, make sure to check out Dong Dong Festival's lineup of panel discussions. These industry professionals will … [Read More...]
A long time ago in a city far, far away (Hong Kong), I had a travel agent. Her name is Stella. At that time, most people in Hong Kong used travel agents, for the simple reason that they saved you … [Read More...]
After declaring public transport prices would rise before the end of this year, the municipal government has kept us on pins and needles regarding the specific date: until now.
Beginning December 28, … [Read More...]