Beijing Travel Articles

 
14 Fabulous Things To Do In Beijing
14 Fabulous Things To Do In Beijing Susan James offers an insider's look at some of Beijing's trendiest restaurants and night life hot spots with in-the-know tips for shopping and sightseeing. You haven't seen Beijing until you've seen the fab 14.
Top Places to See in Beijing
Top Places to See in Beijing The long history of over 3,000 years has bequeathed many world heritage sites to the international city. Beijing is bound to be an unforgettable travel experience. Following is a brief introduction to the most famous attractions in Beijing.
Old Beijing & New Beijing: A Guide to Both Sides of China’s Capital
Old Beijing & New Beijing: A Guide to Both Sides of China’s Capital Beijing is full of ancient attractions, not to mention traditional art and cuisine. But as Shelley Seale shows us, there's a modern side to this eclectic city, too.
An Oriental Sojourn – A Fortnight in China
An Oriental Sojourn – A Fortnight in China Independent travel in China was a whole new experience for Leah, she came back with great memories and great expertise in sign language
Beijing – Even Better Than The Real Thing
Beijing – Even Better Than The Real Thing With a final stop in Beijing after a three month sojourn across China, Bill Pfeffer is left with indelible impressions and appreciation for this unique culture.
Beijing Reaches for Olympic Glory – China, Asia
Beijing Reaches for Olympic Glory – China, Asia At the 2008 Beijing Olympics, Stephen Chien found the passion and pride of the Chinese was unmistakable, with the entire nation's eyes, and hopes, centered on its athletes.
Bargaining, Chinese Style – Beijing, China, Asia
Welcome to the world of haggling in a Chinese market with Kaitlin Mills.
Calculator Detente: The Art of the Deal in Beijing’s Hutong Market – China, Asia

Kimberly Damon didn't hear much English spoken in the Hutong Market. In fact, no English required, common communicator being the lowly battery powered calculator.

Something Happened at the Great Wall – China, Asia
Something Happened at the Great Wall – China, Asia Something else made the experience of the Great Wall unforgettable for Christine Wuthrich.
The Yin and Yang of China Travel – Asia
Olga Leskiw-Suzuki delves into the good, the bad and the ugly of travelling through China.