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title: BEST TIME TO TRAVEL THROUGH THE ROADS OF CHINA

BEST TIME TO TRAVEL THROUGH THE ROADS OF CHINA

The best time to visit the Great Wall depends on the natural landscape you prefer and the section of the Great Wall that will visit. According to China Highlights, the further north you travel, the more cold and rainy the weather will be. Spring trips provide a view of fresh foliage and allow you to avoid summer tourist season. Summer means bigger crowds, but also provides a view of blooming ...

title: MOST FLOURISHING COMMERCIAL CENTERS

MOST FLOURISHING COMMERCIAL CENTERS

Since the early nineties, as the most flourishing commercial centers in China, the famous streets like Nanjing Road, Huaihai Road, Sichuan North Road, Yuyuan Shopping City, Xujiahui etc. They have undergone major renovation or reconstruction. Shopping CentersNanjing Road (Huangpu and Jingan district) Known as "No.1 Business Street of China", with over 100 old name specialized shops, and Shanghai No.1 ...

title: beijing countryside trips

beijing countryside trips

The Beijing countryside trip has a array of options for the travellers to visit. It is especially for those who have a thing for innate beauty, architecture and also customs. The Beijing countryside trip is the best if done by road, through a bus, car or may be bicycle if is sporting enough. The bicycle ...

title: NEW WALL STREET OF CHINA

NEW WALL STREET OF CHINA

A booming economy, infrastructure programs, housing initiatives of the government and the private thoughts of real estate have all construction driven to record levels. New buildings workplace, apartment and government frequently rise above the oldest neighborhoods, and hundreds have moved to modern housing complexes. The mixture of old and fresh Chinese architecture is omnipresent in towns and cities. This is because the new buildings are being built in the place of the older ones at ...

title: PANJIYAYUAN FLEA MARKET

PANJIYAYUAN FLEA MARKET

If you have a favor with curios, calligraphy, painting or other work of art in China, is a must when traveling in Beijing. Located in the southeast corner of the Third Ring Road, Panjiayuan Flea Market is the largest market for the sale of second-hand goods and curiosities of the area. It is like a great museum, which attracts visitors at home and ...

title: HIDDEN REALMS OF HISTORY

HIDDEN REALMS OF HISTORY

Countless superlatives have been used to describe the great wall of wall on its several thousand years of existence, and its importance extends historic, strategic, engineering, architecture and the realms of cultural interest. Visit the Great Wall of China - given its sheer size - covers many different experiences. The wall ...

title: beijing transportation

beijing transportation

Beijing now has a much improved transport system, which includes buses of various types traveling along multitudinous lines. Broadcast times are from 06:00 to 23:00 daily.Traveling by public bus in Beijing is relatively inexpensive.On a bus stop board, you can find information such as the number of the bus, departures, terminus, first runs, last runs, and the name of the current stop.There is ...

title: tricycle minibuses

tricycle minibuses

Tricycle Minibuses are a common means of travelling in the country sides of Beijing. Used both for long and short journeys, these tricycle minibuses are an interesting way of travelling in Beijing. The tricycle minibuses are easily available in city transportation hubs, tourist hotspots and along roadsides at various places. Readily available, the tricycle minibuses serve as another important vehicle for travelling not only for tourists but also for the local people. They can ...

title: Great wall worth visiting

Great wall-worth visiting

The Great Wall of China was built mainly during the three dynasties – Qin Dynasty (221 B.C to 206 B.C), Han Dynasty (206 B.C.– 220 A.D ) and Ming Dynasty (1368 A.D – 1644 A.D). The most powerful Yuan Dynasty and the last Dynasty – Qing Dynasty did nothing about the building of the Wall since they were “barbarians” ...

title: Great Wall  5 hours walk

Great Wall- 5 hours walk

The Great Wall at Badaling is the most visited section of the Great Wall of China, approximately 50 miles (80 km) northwest of Beijing. It is the most well-preserved section of the Great Wall, built during the Ming Dynasty (1368-1644). This section, with an average altitude of over 1,000 meters (3,282 feet), was the first section of the wall to open to tourists when it opened in 1957 and is now visited by millions ...

title: Weather Check For Great Wall

Weather Check For Great Wall

The best time to hike the Great Wall of China In Beijing, all the sections of the Wall are open to tourists all year round. The ideal months for the Great Wall hike fall on spring, early summer, autumn – later March, April, May, June, September, October and early November. Great Wall Hike in Spring (March 15 to May 15) Each year, March 15th is the official day of turning off ...

title: FOR THE BEST

FOR THE BEST

If you are visiting the Great Wall, for the first time, and you want every part of your trip organized in the best form, then you need to plan ahead to know when to visit, what section to visit and how to visit. You can travel independently doing all the research on your own or go to a local travel agency, as Beijing Tour to organize day trips to save time and hassle at the Great Wall. You can enjoy the scenic drive in the mountains north of Beijing and stop at Silver Pagodas, a ...

title: Beijing old streets   residential   markets and architecture

Beijing old streets - residential - markets and architecture

title: BRIMMING WITH HISTORY AND CULTURE

BRIMMING WITH HISTORY AND CULTURE

The many attractions and activities in Beijing for people of all backgrounds embodies the fact that it is a friendly city full of history and culture. As one of the major metropolitan centers of the world, however, the levels of pollution in Beijing are also characteristic and, in many cases, expatriates have trouble adapting to pollution and dirt. Those who ...

title: BESIDES SHOPPING

BESIDES SHOPPING

Besides shopping, there are many great places in Beijing that will give you the absolute rest. The Palace is one of the modernist places in Beijing, located in the business district of Beijing. The LED screen on the roof is the highlight of the square. You can send messages that appear on the screen. The restaurants serving Chinese and Western ...

title: BEIJING LOCAL LIFESTYLE

BEIJING LOCAL LIFESTYLE

Early in the morning, Beijing's elderly can be seen in mass heading to Beijing's parks, squares, and the historical Temple of Heaven to do their morning exercises. They can be seen in groups practicing tai chi, performing martial arts, doing Yangge (a local dance), and playing with Beijing's tops. This is a site that can be seen throughout China, but with some unique differences. Another favorite pastime of Beijingers is Peking (Beijing) Opera. Peking Opera has a history of over 200 ...

title: Bicycle kingdom

Bicycle kingdom

A nation once Known as a nation of bicycles, China is today a growing number of private car owners. The 1200 Beijing every day car is expected to hit the streets. As a result, today more bikes you see in the Netherlands than in Beijing is guaranteed. However, finding a bicycle in Beijing "bicycle kingdom" means a day of ...

title: CHINESE LANGUAGE

CHINESE LANGUAGE

If you are visiting the Great Wall, for the first time, and you want every part of your trip organized in the best form, then you need to plan ahead to know when to visit, what section to visit and how to visit. You can travel independently doing all the research on your own or go to a local travel agency, as Beijing Tour to organize day trips to save time and hassle at ...

title: FOR GENUINE AND BEST

FOR GENUINE AND BEST

In Beijing, you can easily find local products in large supermarkets or caled centers and wholesale markets. They offer the most authentic and best local products that make the best gifts for your friends and family. The candied fruit in Beijing is made of fresh fruit traditional secret recipes inherited from ancient royal ...

title: GUIZIJIAN AND NANLUOXIANG STREET

GUIZIJIAN AND NANLUOXIANG STREET

Guizijian and Nanluoguxiang street, Both are well preserved traditional historical street in downtown Beijing. Guozijian Street is located in the northwest of Dongcheng district in Beijing. It starts from Yonghegong Dajie in the East and ends at Andingmen Nei Dajie in the West. Guozijian Street is the first street titled "Chinese Cultural and historical street" in Beijing. It is an antique street combine combining Beijing's past and present. The classical atmosphere of the ...

title: TRULY UNFORGETTABLE

TRULY UNFORGETTABLE

There are 8 large sections of the Great Wall near Beijing which are truly unforgettable. 7 of the 8 sections of the wall are legally open to domestic and foreign tourists. "Legally open" means that these sections of the Wall are domesticated, repaired and controlled by a local government office of the Great Wall with facilities such as parking lots, handrails, ...

title: Who climb Wall are entitled as  Real Heroes

Who climb Wall are entitled as 'Real Heroes'

Those who succeeded in climbing the wall today are often regarded as "Real heroes", from this we should realize the difficulty in climbing the wall, and can imagine how difficult it is to build the Great Wall without modern machinery at that time. In Beijing, the Great Wall is about 630 km long, 7 sections of the Great Wall have been opened to visitors. There are Badaling Great Wall, Juyongguan Great Wall, Simatai Great Wall, Mutianyu Great Wall, Jinshanling Great Wall, Huanghuacheng ...

title: beijing transportation

beijing transportation

Beijing now has a much improved transport system, which includes buses of various types traveling along multitudinous lines.Traveling by public bus in Beijing is relatively inexpensive. The fare is determined by the type of bus and the distance traveled. On a bus stop board, you can find information such as the number of the bus, departures, terminus, first runs, last runs, and the name of the current stop. The ...

title: Leisure Biking

Leisure Biking

exploring Beijing in an exceptional and mesmerising way on a bike is an excellent experience. With having many leisure biking tours around , one gets keen with not only the persona of the place but also gets a chance to closely confront the great primitive city of Beijing and its people and community. Leisure biking is not only a great and healthy means of travel but it is also a airy, safe and cheap leisure activity for the tourists to experience in beijing. with having ...

title: BEST TIME TO VISIT

BEST TIME TO VISIT

The best time to visit the Great Wall depends on the natural landscape you prefer and the section of the Great Wall that will visit. According to China Highlights, the further north you travel, the more cold and rainy the weather will be. Spring trips provide a view of fresh foliage and allow you to avoid summer tourist season. Summer means bigger crowds, but also provides a view of blooming flowers. ...

title: SHOPPING STREETS OF BEIJING

SHOPPING STREETS OF BEIJING

As ancient capital of six dynasties, the shopping streets of Beijing are powerful evidence to define the development of its economy. Especially in modern times, Wangfujing, Xidan, Qianmen and Longfusi are the busiest streets of the city, considered the symbol of trade in Beijing. In Beijing, you can ...

title: Beijing Transportation

Beijing Transportation

Beijing is a huge city, necessity has made it to develop fast and efficient forms of public transportation. With the 2008 Olympic Games, the subway system was exquisitely improved and extended. There are three main forms of public transportation: subways, buses and taxis. The Beijing subway has been extended over recent years and it is planned to be the ...

title: supermarkets on the road to the great wall of China

supermarkets on the road to the great wall of China

For travellers exploring Beijing, shopping is a must as it is simply awesome roaming in the streets of beijing. The native goods are rememberance one has to buy on a trip to the Great wall of China. The supermarkets on the road to the Great Wall of China are of remarkable charm to the travellers. The trend of supermarkets in Beijing are same as anywhere in the ...

title: Xiang Fang

Xiang Fang

The xiang fang city made from the two primeval cities of Xiangyang and Fancheng is known for its historical significance The new city has old walls intact in their standing,of the ancient city. This makes for its historical significance. Other tourist attractions of the city are: the Dahongshan scenic area and also some bhuddhist historical relics, including the Lumenshan relic, the Zhanggongci Temple, the Cheng' en Monastery, and the Baishui Monastery.The Ancient Xiangyang City has a ...

title: A WONDERFUL TOUR TO THE ROAD TO THE GREAT WALL OF CHINA

A WONDERFUL TOUR TO THE ROAD TO THE GREAT WALL OF CHINA

Having a wonderful tour of the Great Wall is a must for your trip to China. On the way to the Great Wall of China, we find things as majestic as the pure essence of fresh nature. Trees lose all their leaves at certain times of the year and that's what we see in this picture. Splendid Fauna naturally arranged in lines are in the path of the great wall of ...

title: fruits

fruits

Many of us arrive with the fixed view that you can get anything and everything in China, but that did not seem to relate to the fruits and vegetables Fruit is an eternal topic for most people, no matter when and where. straddling a wide latitude of nearly 50 degrees between the Torrid Zone and the North Temperate Zone, China especially South China area is endowed with much advantage in fruit planting. Leave some common fruits such as apple and banana aside, some growing in South China are ...

title: countryside tour

countryside tour

While travelling to the Great wall one can feel the natural beauties of the countryside tour. The roads heading straight with long erect tress on both side is a mind- blowing view and tourists usually take these scenes back with them in their hearts after driving through these places. Well, it is usually said that autumn season is the best season to visit to Beijing, but the countryside is always pulling the tourists throughout the year. The autumn season still remains the most ...

title: beijing transportation

beijing transportation

Beijing, capital of China, is a very big city . The transportation in Beijing is very convenient and relatively cheap. One can easily roam there without any such guidance . There are stations where tourists can find signage with both the languages Chinese as well as English. On a bus stop board, you can find information such as the ...

title: A BEAUTIFUL DESTINATION

A BEAUTIFUL DESTINATION

The Great Wall, one of the greatest wonders of the world and probably the most interesting place in Beijing, was listed as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1987. It a one the most beautiful and grand destination to visit all over the worl. The best and easiest way to find beauty field rotates while going to the Great Wall of China is to use ground transportation as a means of travel. There are plenty of options available for the field trip and more like a bike ...

title: hutong tours

hutong tours

The Hutong tours are a major attraction for tourists in Beijing. Hutongs are a kind of narrow streets or alleys. In Beijing, hutongs are formed by lines of siheyuan the traditional courtyard residences. The hutongs and the courtyards are the real culture of Beijing. Beijing was said to be having hundreds of courtyards around the Forbidden City, with lanes stretched out in all four directions, connecting the ...

title: beijing transportation

beijing transportation

Beijing had develop city transportation very well, getting to Beijing is very easy and straightforward. Planes and Trains connections link the capital to virtually every point in China and fleets of buses head to abundant destinations with 9 main Expressways and 12 national highways surrounding the Beijing city. When in Beijing, you have many different choices to get around. You can travel Beijing by subway, by taxi, by ...

title: Freezing Winters

Freezing Winters

Visit Great Wall in Winter (November 15 to March 15) Winter Great Wall Hike is a bit challenging mainly due to the frozen weather in later December, January and early early February each year in Beijing. You are advised to dress warmly – winter hat with ear flap, ear warmers, gloves, scarf, warm jackets and ther winter accessories. The Great ...

title: Beijing transportation

Beijing transportation

Trip to Beijing is very refreshing, public buses is such an experience than the metro trains in Beijing signboards are in Chinese only. Public buses in Beijing have announcements for the stops in English. Beijing has one of the best public transportation systems in China. The way to use public buses can be systematic. First: Identify where you are or the name of the bus ...

title: Great wall must visit

Great wall-must visit

Visiting the Great Wall of China is a must when in Beijing. Most people will visit the extremely touristy and most visited section of the wall at Badaling which is only about 50 miles (80km) outside of Beijing. Many others will opt for the Mutianyu section of the wall which is older than the Badaling section and from many accounts better to visit. Either of these two sections will ...

title: TO THE GREAT WALL OF CHINA

TO THE GREAT WALL OF CHINA

Having a wonderful tour of the Great Wall is a must for your trip to China. On the way to the Great Wall of China, we find things as majestic as the pure essence of fresh nature. Trees lose all their leaves at certain times of the year and that's what we see in this picture. Splendid Fauna naturally arranged in lines are in the path of the great wall of China.The Great Wall as we see today was built mainly during the Ming Dynasty (1368-1644). It extends ...

title: Up and Down hills

Up and Down hills

Badaling Section of the Great Wall is a restored site for touristic purposes. But if you have the time, legs and lungs enough to walk for a while going up and downs the hills, you'll reach the end of the restored section and you'll find the "real" wall, ruins, almost untouched since the original constructors 1000 years ago. Simatai is located in the north of Miyun county, 120 km North East of Beijing & was originally built during the Northern Qi dynasty (550-577) and rebuilt in the ...

title: an electric scooter ride

an electric scooter ride

An electric scooter ride of Beijing and to the Great Wall of China is an terrifying involvement. An electric scooter ride is an easy way to wander about Beijing because it neither requires a driving license nor the license plate. Beijing has a variability of electric scooters to offer to its locals and the travelers. Travelers ...

title: Great Wall ancient

Great Wall-ancient

Beijing with a history of over a thousand years is rich in cultural heritage and relics.You will see the magnificent Great Wall; sacred Tiananmmen Square; majestic Forbidden City as well as the verdant gardens of the Summer Palace. A day trip to Xian from Beijing by flights enables you to view the most important highlights of this ancient capital. Beijing, ...

title: FOR A CAMPING EXPERIENCE

FOR A CAMPING EXPERIENCE

"He who does not reach the Great Wall is not a true man" as this famous Chinese saying goes, the Great Wall of China, a great engineering marvel, always attracts throngs of adventurous tourists worldwide. Its actually a place worth going and exploring to the fullest. The landscape of the Great Wall varies with the seasons, offering many features and forage for photographers looking to ...

title: A Walk to The Great Wall

A Walk to The Great Wall

Ming Tomb- How to get to Ming Tombs from Badaling: You can take the bus No. 919 or 880 from Badaling Station and get off at Ming Huang La Xiang Gong Nan Men Station (The Ming Dynasty Wax Museum South Gate), and take Changping bus No.314 and get off at Dingling Tomb (one of the thirteen Ming Tombs). Juyongguan ...

title: Beijing old streets   residential   markets and architecture

Beijing old streets - residential - markets and architecture

Beijing Financial Street in China is a 40 block area which offers a combined environment for Chinese regulatory agencies and domestic and foreign financial institutions. It is part of the city's strategic plan to station Beijing as a domestic center for finance and business. It is situated inside Beijing's innermost 2nd Ring Road. This area is fast becoming a globally influential financial and business ...

title: NOT TO BE MISSED EXPERIENCE

NOT TO BE MISSED EXPERIENCE

Shopping at outdoor markets remains a not-to-be-missed experience for foreign travelers. Beijing Lady Street The street performance covers clothing, general merchandise and shoes and hats, and includes mainly imported goods from Guangzhou, South Korea, Hong Kong and Taiwan, as well as other international dishes. Especially the clothes in the style of South Korea and Japan are very popular among women in the ...

title: Beijing old streets   residential   markets and architecture

Beijing old streets - residential - markets and architecture