Game day at Beijing Worker’s Stadium

On August 6, 2012, in Activities, Beijing, China Attractions, China Travel Gossip, Entertainment, by Jack Li

Since August seems to be quite athletic with the Olympic games of London 2012, I will write a post about sports too to fit in the atmosphere! I won’t talk about the Olympics games and the great results of Chinese athletes but I’m going to deal with football (or soccer). I have already noticed that […]

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The temple of Heaven

On August 6, 2012, in Beijing, More Places of Interest, Parks & Gardens, Temples, by Jack Li

One of the most emblematic places you can see in your Beijing Tour is the Temple of Heaven. Situated on the south-east of the city and with more than 600 years of history and is a must-see in your Bejing tour. The temple of Heaven was created between 1406 and 1420 by the emperor Yongle […]

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The Nest Stadium.

On August 3, 2012, in Activities, Beijing, Entertainment, by Jack Li

One of the things that changed the modern Beijing were the 2008 Oylimpics. If you travel to Beijing now you’ll find a completely different city than just four years ago, make sure to include all the new buildings in your Beijing Tour! One of the most emblematic places from the Beijing Olympics was the Beijing […]

Qingdao International Beer Festival 2012

A China travel in August is not complete until you stop at Qingdao. Let me explain… What is the Chinese most famous beverage in the world? The Tsingtao Beer! And like these past 16 years, the international beer festival will be held at the Chinese beer hometown. In fact because of the beer, we can […]

Houhai lake

On August 1, 2012, in Beijing, Entertainment, Lakes, More Places of Interest, by Jack Li

If you travel to Bejing you will realize that it has a lot of pecculiarities, it has different landscapes and one of the most beautiful you can find in your Beijing tour is The Houhai lake zone. The Houhai lake zone is a district that is formed by a lake and it’s surroundings, mostly Hútòngs. […]

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Shopping at China’s Silicon Valley

The best place to buy some electronic devices in Beijing is Zhong Guan Cun. This place is located in Haidian Disctrict between the 3rd and the 4th ring road. Zhong Guan Cun is a technology hub in this dicstrict, it is very famous all around China and it is also called the China’s Silicon Valley. […]

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Hútòngs

On July 30, 2012, in Beijing, Getting Around, More Places of Interest, by Jack Li

Beijing is a city that has changed throughout the last years. But if you travel to Beijing and you want to know how the city was hundreds of years ago, there are places where you can go and still see the traditional streets. Don’t miss it in your Beijing Tour. The Hútòngs are basically the […]

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Shadow play.

On July 27, 2012, in Activities, Entertainment, by Jack Li

If you travel to China you’ll probably see lots of things that will amaze you, but one of the most curious things you can see in your Chinese Tour is the Shadow play, or Shadow Puppetry. The Shadow play is a form of storytelling that use cut out figures that are articulated and are held […]

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The Best Western Eats in Beijing

On July 27, 2012, in Beijing, Restaurants, Restaurants & Food, by Jack Li

After having my share of delicious Chinese dishes with noodles, dumplings, and plenty of rice, a Western girl like me was starting to crave some familiar foods during my travel in Beijing. Fortunately, there are a number of wonderful restaurants in this city that offer all types of cuisine from Belgian, to Italian, to a […]

Falling in love with Pandas

On July 25, 2012, in China Travel Gossip, Getting Around, Sichuan, Travel Info, by Jack Li

I’m sure that if you wanted to travel to China or if you want to a part of the reason is because you want to see real pandas! Everyone knows that China’s most popular animal is the giant panda bear. Dragons are their favorite animal from the mythology but pandas are the Chinese national’s emblem. […]

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