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Discover the best Beijing events, things to do, restaurants, gigs and nightlife

Smooth Operators: Who's flying out of Daxing and how to get there

Smooth Operators: Who's flying out of Daxing and how to get there

Beijing's Daxing airport is opening next month, here's the lowdown on which airlines are operating where

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The 15 Instagrams every Beijing visitor takes

The 15 Instagrams every Beijing visitor takes

You're not basic, you just have good taste

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The rainy day essentials you’ll want to have
Living in Beijing

The rainy day essentials you’ll want to have

We’ve got you covered

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5G is coming, but are next-gen handsets worth it?

5G is coming, but are next-gen handsets worth it?

The 5G network is expanding, is it time to invest in a new phone...

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Beijing Marathon 2019 registration opens with loophole for foreigners?

Beijing Marathon 2019 registration opens with loophole for foreigners?

Mark your calendar and dust off your running shoes, the countdown to Beijing's premier marathon is on

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What's happening in Beijing

This is your end-of-summer Beijing bucket list

This is your end-of-summer Beijing bucket list

Make the most of what’s left of summer

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Everything you need to know about the 'Mulan make-up challenge'

Everything you need to know about the 'Mulan make-up challenge'

The ‘Mulan Make-Up Challenge’ takes Weibo by storm bringing back some classic Chinese beauty trends

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China's rolling out redesigned banknotes starting this August
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China's rolling out redesigned banknotes starting this August

Interesting news for the handful of people out there still using cash

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8 things people in Beijing ignore that no one else would
Living in Beijing

8 things people in Beijing ignore that no one else would

If you didn't even know these were a thing, you're already a true beijinger

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The best cafés for working in Beijing
Restaurants

The best cafés for working in Beijing

Look cool, drink cool, work cool at these studious spots

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Summer in Beijing

Beijing's best outdoor bars
Bars

Beijing's best outdoor bars

The city's prime spots to sip a drink in the open air

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Beijing's best al fresco dining spots
Restaurants

Beijing's best al fresco dining spots

Gorgeous patios and rooftop terraces for all your sun-drenched dining needs

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Beijing's best cocktail bars
Bars

Beijing's best cocktail bars

These swanky joints will thrill with top-notch mixed drinks

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The best places to see lotus flowers in Beijing

The best places to see lotus flowers in Beijing

Take a boat out and while away an afternoon in these parks for the best views of summer flowers

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Beijing area guides

Area guide: Sanlitun

Area guide: Sanlitun

The expat hot spot is home to some of the city's most exciting places to eat, drink and party

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Area guide: Tiananmen, Qianmen + Dashilar

Area guide: Tiananmen, Qianmen + Dashilar

Big ticket tourist attractions as well as cosier local joints in the heart of old Beijing

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Area guide: Liangmaqiao

Area guide: Liangmaqiao

Hit up the embassy district for great Japanese food as well as some hidden cheap eats

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Area guide: Greater Gulou

Area guide: Greater Gulou

Hit up the hutongs for vintage shops, poppin' bars and more

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Area guide: Wudaokou

Area guide: Wudaokou

Head to the universities' district for cheap restaurants, markets and bars

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Area guide: Wangjing

Area guide: Wangjing

Head to Beijing's Korean district for street markets, groundbreaking design, and lots and lots of kimchi

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Area guide: CBD

Area guide: CBD

Beijing's business district has more to offer than just banks and skyscrapers

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Area guide: 798

Area guide: 798

Beijing's famous art district has world-class galleries as well as restaurants, bars and shopping

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Latest bar and restaurant reviews

First look: UNION

First look: UNION

An elegant, social hotspot bringing the Silk Road to Beijing

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First look: Burger Box

First look: Burger Box

Fast food feels a whole less guilty at the new burger joint by the team behind healthy dining chain Moka Bro

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First look: Red Lobster
Restaurants

First look: Red Lobster

Embrace the all-American dream with generous portions and decent price points at this popular seafood chain

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The best of Beijing

The 100 best restaurants in Beijing
Restaurants

The 100 best restaurants in Beijing

Time Out's top 100 restaurants, cafes and places to eat in China's capital city

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Beijing's best tours and tour companies
Visiting Beijing

Beijing's best tours and tour companies

Discover the best of Beijing with the city's most trusted tour operators

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Beijing's best shops
Shopping

Beijing's best shops

Beijing's best boutiques, bookshops, gifts stores and more

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Beijing's best museums
Things to Do

Beijing's best museums

A complete guide to the city's museums whether you want to discover art, history or bees

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