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5 Unusual Beijing Places

Forbidden City? Check. Temple of Heaven? Check. Tienanmen Square? Check. To bide farewell to China, we'd like to show you unusual Beijing. From public bathhouses to artsy pubs, from a hutong with a resident rab...
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The Great Wall at Mutianyu

Who doesn't have the Great Wall on their China list? Here's our practical guide to visiting the Great Wall at Mutianyu, one of the easiest accessible sections from Beijing that is not swamped with tourists.  ...
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Climbing Mount Tai

A little while ago, we decided we would climb a mountain in every country we visit. In China, we chose Mount Tai (Tai Shan), the most climbed mountain in the country. Here's our practical guide to help you plan...
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The Two Faces of Pingyao

Have you ever been in two minds about somewhere? Liked and not liked a place at the same time? That's what happened to us in Pingyao. Do you want to know why? (more…)...
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Five Things to do in Datong

Think about China cities. What comes to mind? Beijing, Shanghai, Hong Kong? In fact, pretty much the whole of China is a city. With this post, we'll share with you five things to do in Datong, the first Chi...