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The best things to do and places to go in Beijing - events, sports, attractions, museums and more

The 10 best spots around Beijing for jaw-dropping views
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The 10 best spots around Beijing for jaw-dropping views

Views for days

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Join the club: 20 sports teams to play for in Beijing
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Join the club: 20 sports teams to play for in Beijing

Get fit, and social, with these local sports teams

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A beginner's guide to Beijing's 7 Unesco World Heritage sites
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A beginner's guide to Beijing's 7 Unesco World Heritage sites

Whether it's history, architecture or landscapes, these sites have contributed to the collective interests of all humanity

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Beijing's best day trips: lakes and rivers
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Beijing's best day trips: lakes and rivers

Natural life abounds just a tadpole's jump from Beijing

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Master something new with these creative classes in Beijing
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Master something new with these creative classes in Beijing

Better your already wonderful self

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Run, Beijing, run: 6 upcoming marathons to register for now
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Run, Beijing, run: 6 upcoming marathons to register for now

Seeking to test your athletic endurance? Register for these one-of-a-kind marathons

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The alternative Beijing tourist guide
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The alternative Beijing tourist guide

Beijingers and tourists alike can check out these less-seen sights

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15 things you can only do in Beijing
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15 things you can only do in Beijing

Awesomely unique experiences that you'll only find here in the capital

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9 places in Beijing that look nothing like Beijing
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9 places in Beijing that look nothing like Beijing

Lose yourself (or even find yourself) at these oddball locations

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Beijing's best parks
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Beijing's best parks

Whether it's a picnic, peace and quiet or play, there's a park for it all

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Beijing's best theme parks
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Beijing's best theme parks

Everything from high-rolling thrills to cool water park chills

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Beijing's best museums
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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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Beijing's best comedy groups and nights
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Beijing's best comedy groups and nights

Reckon you're funny? Get on stage to put it to the test

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Beijing's best day trips
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Beijing's best day trips

Free yourself from Beijing city life with these nearby escapes

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Beijing's best tours and tour companies
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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 indoor pools
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Beijing's best indoor pools

Five public pools for serious swimmers

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Time Out's ultimate Beijing guides

Time Out's ultimate guide to The National Museum of China
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Time Out's ultimate guide to The National Museum of China

Navigate 1.7 million years of Chinese history under one 65,000-square-metre roof

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Time Out's ultimate guide to Beijing's Forbidden City
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Time Out's ultimate guide to Beijing's Forbidden City

Our step-by-step breakdown of Beijing's Forbidden City

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Time Out's ultimate guide to the Great Wall of China in Beijing

Time Out's ultimate guide to the Great Wall of China in Beijing

All you need to know, from choosing your section to getting there

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Time Out's ultimate guide to Beijing's Summer Palace
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Time Out's ultimate guide to Beijing's Summer Palace

Our walkthrough tour of the spectacular palace's biggest and best sights

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Time Out's ultimate guide to Tiananmen Square
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Time Out's ultimate guide to Tiananmen Square

All the sights, things to do and history in Beijing's centrepiece plaza

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Explore the city

8 things to do on Line 8
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8 things to do on Line 8

Activities to try out along the most auspicious of subway lines

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Beijing by bike

Beijing by bike

Explore Beijing's beauty on just two wheels with our bike routes

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4 great Beijing foodie walking tours
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4 great Beijing foodie walking tours

Hit the street to discover Beijing's best food

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10 city secrets from Beijing tour guides
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10 city secrets from Beijing tour guides

From lesser-known facts to insider tips, Beijing tour guides share all

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Beijing walking tours
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Beijing walking tours

Discover the hidden streets and histories of the hutongs on these beautiful Beijing explorations

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