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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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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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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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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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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Recent Beijing News from City Weekend and The Beijinger

Burger Brief: Gorge on Beijing’s Biggest Burger at VSports

Burger Brief takes a look at some of the attendees of the Beijinger's 2017 Burger Cup. With voting for the burger cup in progress, we talked to the VSports’ head of PR, Rachel Liu about their burger, … [Read More...]

Burger Brief: Gorge on Beijing’s Biggest Burger at VSports

Burger Brief takes a look at some of the attendees of the Beijinger's 2017 Burger Cup. With voting for the burger cup in progress, we talked to the VSports’ head of PR, Rachel Liu about their burger, … [Read More...]

Chinese Pop Culture Primer: What You Need to Know About Liu Wen, China’s Top Supermodel

Chinese Pop Culture Primer is a feature on the Beijinger that explains the ongoing trends in popular Chinese culture. After over a decade of dominating catwalks and fashion shoots, 29-year-old Chinese … [Read More...]

Back Pain Be Gone!: A Citywide Search for an Awesome Massage

In late 2014, I started to have these intense migraine episodes. My fingertips would numb, my lips would numb, and I would be bedridden for about 6 to 8 hours as I slept off this migraine that would … [Read More...]