The best restaurants in Shanghai

The best restaurants in Shanghai

Are you hungry for the best Chinese food? Do you want to eat in a good restaurant but it is too hard to choose from so many? It is the general question when we are in abroad. Many tourists want to taste Chinese food but they don't know which restaurant is the best for it or which one is cheap or expensive. I want to present the most famous restaurants in Shanghai where the view is fantastic and the food is good. Here is a list of the best restaurants in Shanghai, let me know in the comme... [ read more ]

5 reasons to visit China

5 reasons to visit China

Picking a travel destination that might be half a world away and spending your precious travel budget on visiting arrangement is not a decision that should be taken lightly, especially if you are a budget traveler. All travel destinations have their advantages and disadvantages, but as long as there are more reasons to go than to stay at home, you will not regret your decision. And if we're talking about China, there are definitely countless reasons why you should visit, regardless of what t... [ read more ]

The best regional dishes in China and where to eat them

The best regional dishes in China and where to eat them

Chinese cuisine is a very vague concept, and the only thing it could mean is that it refers to dishes and cooking styles that come from China. But China is such a huge country, with such in incredible diversity of culture that it is almost impossible to bring all of regional dishes and cooking methods under the same umbrella. Chinese cuisine is quite possibly one of the most complex and contradictory cuisines in the world, and even when you think you've tasted all of it, you can still surpri... [ read more ]

5 fun things to do in Xi'an

5 fun things to do in Xi’an

Long before Xi'an as we know it now came to exist, there was a city called Chang'an, which was the home of emperors, artisans, warriors and merchants. Chang'an, the Xi'an of the olden days, has a past filled with glory and riches thanks to its strategic position on the Silk Road. Xi'an used to be one of the end of the Silk Road, and it reached the pinnacle of Chinese civilization thanks to its mix of cultures, its wealth and its power, but all of this was all gone by the 10th century. Even w... [ read more ]

How to celebrate Chinese New Year in China

How to celebrate Chinese New Year in China

Chinese New Year is the biggest celebration of the year in China, and the longest as well, therefore an occasion for the whole country to have fun and take a break from the worries of day to day life. Chinese New Year starts on the first day of the first month in the Lunar Calendar, and ends on the 15th day, when the famous Lantern Festival takes place. The Chinese New Year is not only an occasion to eat delicious traditional food, see fireworks and attend various events on the street, but a... [ read more ]

The best restaurants in Yangshuo

The best restaurants in Yangshuo

Yangshuo is a small town, but it is also very compact, so no traveler in search of thrills in the middle of the beautiful karts landscape can say that their needs are not met. There is plenty of accommodation to choose from in Yangshuo, lots of fun activities for you to do, places to buy souvenirs, and of course, to eat. The hordes of hungry travelers just returning from a mountain biking trip or a rock climbing expedition can get an energy boots and fill their stomachs with delicious Chines... [ read more ]

The essential guide to Chinese cuisine

The essential guide to Chinese cuisine

Every self-respecting foodie-traveler with an interest in China has probably heard about bizarre and interesting dishes like the bird's nest soup, snake meat or thousand year old eggs, mostly because for a Western palate some of these delicacies are a bit too...adventurous. But what about the basic needs of a tourist who goes to China for the first time? What culinary delights are to be expected? It's a well known fact that Chinese fast foods and restaurants outside of China often tweak thei... [ read more ]