Dining

Beijing has many great restaurants. Here are some tips on where to eat. Street food 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]

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Getting around

It's easy to get around Beijing. The subway system is extensive, cheap, and easy to use. Taxis are plentiful -- and also very cheap. Taxis Unless it's raining or late at night, you'll probably find … [Read More]

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The Great Wall

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]

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Wangfujing

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]

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Beijing: Dynamic. Bold. Exciting.

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]

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Recent Beijing News from City Weekend and The Beijinger

Beijing Barflies Left Reeling By The Tiki Bungalow’s Sudden Closure

A vast swath of popular Beijing bars have been falling like flies as of late -- from Beixinqiao's Mas to Xingfucun's BBC -- and now another beloved establishment has sadly (and suddenly) bit the dust: … [Read More...]

Beijing Beats: Knife Party, Francisco and Intergalactic Gary, Lescop, Xity After Party, Barker & Baumecker

Beijing Beats brings you the best in Beijing nightlife each weekend so that you can soothe the woes of a long a stressful week with some out-of-body gyrating and some experiences you'd rather forget … [Read More...]

Beijing Beats: Knife Party, Francisco and Intergalactic Gary, Lescop, Xity After Party, Barker & Baumecker

Beijing Beats brings you the best in Beijing nightlife each weekend so that you can soothe the woes of a long a stressful week with some out-of-body gyrating and some experiences you'd rather forget … [Read More...]

Celebrate One Year of Sifang Sanchuan With a Menu Designed to Stimulate All Five Senses

It seems like just yesterday that Mercedes Me revved into Sanlitun but just like that a year has passed. To celebrate this milestone, they have invited internationally acclaimed Chef Alan Hei to … [Read More...]