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 ]

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 ]