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Beijing

Fit for an Empress

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You may never be a Chinese empress (or emperor), but when you visit Beijing’s Summer Palace, it’s much easier to imagine such a life!

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The Greatest Great Wall Trips

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There are as many ways to visit the Great Wall as there are kilometers of the ancient fortress.

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The Truth About China in 2021 (and Beyond)

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The closer the Beijing 2022 Olympics draws, the more likely it is that China will have to re-open to travelers.

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Is Beijing or Shanghai Better for You?

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Many people weigh in on the eternal Beijing vs Shanghai debate—but few, frankly, are qualified to do so.

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The Secret to a Perfect Beijing Trip

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There’s always been a current of serendipity under my Beijing trips, no matter how many days in Beijing I end up staying—I hope the same will prove true for you.

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Three Days in Beijing

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All you need to find out if Beijing is your type of city is a taste – and you can get a sumptuous sampling of China’s capital in just three days.

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Enemy Image

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Today’s post is an ode to Beijing – and to myself.

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Trip Ideas: China 101

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This China travel itinerary is by no means the only way to go about a two- or three-week trip to China, but it does provide you with a travel template I have personally tested and enjoyed.

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