China

Why is Macau Becoming Asia’s Hottest Destination?

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Casinos are the main reason people come to Macau—but they’re not the only game in town.

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China’s Other Capital

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China’s former capital is at least as enthralling as its current one, even if both suffer from the same choking air pollution.

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Yes, Macau is Magical

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What follows is not only a Macau travel guide but, I hope, a rebuke of the prevailing wisdom about the territory: That it’s not really all that great.

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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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Splendid Shanghai Starts Here

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Whether you’re going as part of a larger trip to China or just because, this Shanghai itinerary is all you need for a proper introduction.

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30 Pictures That Will Make You Want to Visit Gansu

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Solitude was the best antidote to the deprivation that would come to define my time in China’s Wild West.

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China’s Other Capital

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China’s former capital will exceed your expectations, even if you know exactly what to expect.

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The Ultimate Guide to Gansu

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Gansu attractions are some of the most impressive in China, but you’ll need a good grasp of the Chinese language—and a high level of patience—in order to travel here.

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