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As a cosmopolis, Beijing attracts hundreds of thousands of visitors around the world. To every outsider, there are 10 major snack streets where one can have an adventure about the real taste of Beijing.
Bored with business oriented social engagement around dinner tables? Then come to Beijing’s courtyard restaurant hidden in traditional hutongs, savor private home cuisines following century-old recipes and experience a part of well-preserved Beijing history.
Serene, nostalgic, affectionate, the Old Beijing are invested with precious memory of generations upon generations, ranging from glorious royal life to trivial scenes of ordinary people, which are well preserved for people to trace familiar sound, taste, and view.
As a must-eat for travelers in Beijing, the roast duck is quite popular for both locals and outsiders. This guide bot only offers you the choice of renowned brands like Quanjude and Bianyifang, but also enlighten you on the most authentic Peking duck restaurants visited by natives.
The Great Wall is a must-see of one’s Beijing tour, while trekking at Badaling or Mutianyu would give you a memorable travel experience. Here you could get a quick glance to learn some fun facts about the Great Wall for your upcoming exploration.
Exploring how to eat like a local offers you a direct way to know about lifestyle, customs, and culture of Beijing. It maybe lies in a bowl of Zha Jiang Mian (Beijing Noodle), or simply a small dish of Liu Bi Ju pickle and sauce. Follow me and take a close look at what Beijing locals like to eat, right now!
we may see a Beijing hutong picture on a certain website. The eagerness drives us to pack up and traverse ten thousands of kilometers only for sightseeing it. We cast a glance at it and go home? No, we crave for going inside and experience the traditional culture and flavor of the zigzag hutongs by ourselves.
Diversified commercial centers in Beijing is bliss for shopping devotees. Ten representative shopping streets are here strongly recommended for you to experience a thorough shopping in Beijing.
If you are long for fun at night in Beijing, unwilling to waste the precious time in China or you actually eager to experience the local night life and make friends with locals, these places as followed would enrich your empty hours and soul at night in Beijing.
Processing seven world heritage sites and myriads of historical resorts as well as humane landscapes, Beijing is the first destination for nearly all travelers from China or to China.
Hutong also called Lilong or Xiang, is a kind of narrow streets or alleys mostly at about 9 meters wide. Originated from the Yuan Dynasty, Hutong represents a typical culture element of China’s traditional neighborhood, and is most prominent in Beijing.