Philly wants more Chinese tourists

The City of Brotherly Love is joining other American cities in a push for Chinese tourists. Philadelphia's tourism bureau opened...

IRISH WAVE to sweep into Beijing and Shanghai

The 6th annual IRISH WAVE festival is showcasing large-scale artworks from over 20 Irish artists in four ...

Beijing adds new route for vintage trolley sightseeing

The second "Dangdang" trolley sightseeing route will be put into use on March 18, after Beijing introduced ...

Early bloomers: Best times to view spring flowers in Beijing

Nothing says spring like spring flowers. They are the surest sign that warmer weather is coming, and we have survived the...

Sina Weibo sees 77% rise in revenue

China's Twitter-like microblog platform Sina Weibo reported a 77 percent surge in net revenue to $334.2 million in 2014, said the....

Official urges Dalai Lama to forsake evil ways

A senior Chinese religious official on Wednesday urged the Dalai Lama to "forsake his evil ways and return to the good," stressing that Tibet will not...

Organ harvesting ban not to cause shortage: expert

BEIJING - China's ban on the harvesting of organs from executed prisoners for transplant will not cause the shortage of donated organs, an expert said on...

China dominates Asia's 50 Best Restaurants list

China claimed more spots than any other country in the Asia's 50 Best Restaurants awards for 2015, with 16 eateries on the list including Shanghai's Ultraviolet...

Intangible cultural heritage: Haiyang yangge

The origin of Haiyang yangge (folk dance) originated from the Han Dynasty (206BC-220) and reached its peak in the mid-Qing Dynasty...

Jiu Hua Shan is big, not quite as pleasant as the Beijing Quanjude Roast Duck Restaurant, but it's more conveniently located for people in the west of Beijing. The ducks here, comparatively low on...

First State Banquet

Ten Famous Restaurants for You to Enjoy Thailand Food in Beijing

Bin Sheng Lou Restaurant

Corner towers of the Forbidden City were established in 1420, rebuilt in the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911). As one part of the Forbidden City, they served as the defense facility just as the...

Amelie Art Gallery in Beijing

Essence Sights Area in the Wanshou Mountain

Amelie Art Gallery in Beijing

Liulichang south of Hepingmen in Beijing is a famous cultural street in China. There you can see many shops of long standing that deal in antiques and works of calligraphy and painting...

Beijing Lacquer Carving

Beijing jade carvings

Beijing Hairy Monkeys

Tianqiao (literally, sky bridge) of Beijing is a prosperous and boisterous market resounding home and abroad. It enjoys a long history. Way back in the reign of Emperor Kangxi of...

The Beijing Pig Hair Doll

Temple Fair in Changdian of Beijing

Spring Festival in Beijing