Top 3 museums in Beijing

Top 3 museums in Beijing

Beijing, China's vibrant and interesting capital city is home to many art galleries and amazing museums. There are approximately 150 famous museums ranging from historical to  cultural and science museums. 33 of the most important Beijing museums are free to anyone. The museums are the best places where the visitors may learn about the Chinese history and art. From among the 150, I selected the top 3 museums in Beijing with addresses and I hope that it will help you planning your Beijin... [ read more ]

Top 3 most famous cities in China

Top 3 most famous cities in China

China is the one of the largest countries in Asia - officially the name of the country is the People's Republic of China. At 9.6 million square kilometers and with over 1.3 billion people China is the most populous country in the world. With a lot of beautiful cities  China is one of the most exotic travel destinations. So.... I share a list of the top 3 most famous cities in China and I believe that  you will like it and you will spend a wonderful vacation in one of them... &nb... [ read more ]

Top 5 museums in China

Top 5 museums in China

Museums are one of the staples of sightseeing everywhere in the world: tourists have been visiting them for as long as museums have existed. Like books, museums might look very similar, but their contents can be wildly different, and each one of them can offer a unique experience to their visitors, and a new perspective into topics that they thought they already knew. For museum enthusiasts, China is an ideal travel destination. There are more museums scattered across this vast country than ... [ read more ]

The best tourist attractions in Shanghai

The best tourist attractions in Shanghai

Shanghai is the epicenter of change in China, a land that never stops transforming, but even on an international scale this city is one of the most dynamic places on the planet. Today it is the home of business tycoons who build futuristic towers, of venues where one can party all night with the young and the reckless residents of the city, and shopping centers the size of cities. But there is a historical side to Shanghai too, and although the city is resolute on looking forward, it doesn't... [ read more ]

A guide to historic Xian

A guide to historic Xian

The proud and ancient city of Xian has been the capital of China for over a thousand years, under the rule of a dozen dynasties and many remarkable rulers. A city such as this could not avoid becoming a center for art, culture and knowledge, and even today, when its glory has faded considerably, Xian is still enveloped in some of the past mystique. A visit to Xian is an essential part of any travel experience in China, not only because it holds some of the most dramatic sights in the country... [ read more ]

Top 5 attractions in Beijing

Top 5 attractions in Beijing

If cities were people, Beijing would be somewhat of a dreamer, and a capricious one at that. This sprawling yet majestic city has been the capital of China (or whatever was in its stead in the past) for long centuries, and it's likely that it will continue its reign for at least as long in the future. Beijing is a city with ancient origins, of which it is proud of, it is the site of historical and political clashes, some more recent that the others, and at the same time it is a city dedicate... [ read more ]