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Last chance for early-bird tickets to the Bar and Club Awards 2019
Blogs

Last chance for early-bird tickets to the Bar and Club Awards 2019

Join us as we announce the best of Beijing's nightlife

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The best Christmas markets in Beijing this year
Blogs

The best Christmas markets in Beijing this year

Shop 'til you drop at these festive fairs

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You now need to get your face scanned to get a SIM card in China

You now need to get your face scanned to get a SIM card in China

Just ID or passport is no longer enough

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Revealed: Meet Beijing’s Michelin-starred restaurants for 2020

Revealed: Meet Beijing’s Michelin-starred restaurants for 2020

Drum roll, please...

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Your winter reading sorted: 7 great books about China
Books

Your winter reading sorted: 7 great books about China

Seven books to curl up with as you hibernate through the cold

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What's happening in Beijing

Mandatory garbage sorting will be implemented in Beijing soon
Blogs

Mandatory garbage sorting will be implemented in Beijing soon

Trash, sorted

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The communists are in: A guide to Beijing’s best communist sites

The communists are in: A guide to Beijing’s best communist sites

Take a journey along Beijing’s communist trail

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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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Five quirky facts about Beijing we bet you don't know but should

Five quirky facts about Beijing we bet you don't know but should

Brush up on your local know-how with these lesser-known Beijing facts

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Yay or nay? A space panda and lantern baby unveiled as Beijing 2022 Olympic mascots

Yay or nay? A space panda and lantern baby unveiled as Beijing 2022 Olympic mascots

The Winter 2022 Olympic mascots revealed and roasted

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Winter in Beijing

28 things to do in Beijing this winter
Things to Do

28 things to do in Beijing this winter

Nip winter blues in the bud with these awesome cold-weather activities

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Fight the frost with these spicy winter dishes
Restaurants

Fight the frost with these spicy winter dishes

Turn up the heat with the best of China’s spicy cuisine

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3 to try: Beijing winter essentials
Living in Beijing

3 to try: Beijing winter essentials

Get the look in these traditional cold-busting garments

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How to deal with indoor air pollution this winter
Pollution

How to deal with indoor air pollution this winter

It's not just the outdoor pollutants that you should be thinking about

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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: Made in China menu launched at Jing Yaa Tang

First look: Made in China menu launched at Jing Yaa Tang

Dine like a state official at Jing Yaa Tang with their latest national banquet-inspired menu

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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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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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