Blog Category - Things You Should Know

DP Heading to a Ball?: Blow+Bar in 3.3 is Beijing's One-Stop-Shop for Hair Updos, Nails, and Predrinks
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Getting ready to go to a ball, gala, or other special occasions?
Jiangsu Provincial Government Restaurant: Straight From the Yangtze River
Jiangsu Province, often referred to in Chinese as “the land of fish and rice,” is a picturesque and bountiful province that borders the Yellow Sea
Shedding Light on Depression: Dance to Celebrate Two Year CandleX Anniversary at Modernista, Apr 1
This April 1 marks two years since CandleX was founded, aimed at promoting awareness on depression and providing social support throughout Beijing
Events Watch: Beijing's Best Events That Won't Leave You Hungover, Mar 27-31
Our Events Watch series aims to highlight happenings that aren't foc
Top 10 Fake Myths About Food That You Should Know (Part 1)
If you've lived in Beijing long enough, you've probably heard the rumors that “fensi noodles and seaweed are made of plastic,” “eating crab an
R Find Out What Businesses Survived Sanlitun's Recent Tumultuous Construction
After swaths of construction took place in the Sanlitun area earlier this week, Turkish Doner and Andy's Craft Sausages are among the businesses t
R Beijing's Underground Secret: The Proliferation of Illegal Basements
Even for the savviest among us, life in Beijing can be so fast-paced that your favorite drinking hole will get remodeled even before you've become
DP Spring’s Blooming: Yuyuantan Park Embraces Cherry Blossom Season, Best Time is This Weekend
“Earth laughs in flowers,” an ode to the supremacy of Mother Nature and penned by American essayist Ralph Waldo Emerson, which may explain why we
Events Watch: Beijing's Best Weekday Events That Won't Leave You Hungover, Mar 20-24
Our Events Watch series aims to highlight happenings that aren't foc
DP Small Business? Rent a Booth in the Topwin Center for RMB 200 per day
One of the (many) things we love about Beijing is the number of interesting small and craft businesses operating across town, from homebrewed beer
Seeing Green: Beijing 2017 St. Patrick's Day Round-up
[UPDATED March 16, midday] 
Another Brick in the Wall: Chatter About More and More Business Killing Barriers Intensifies
Speculation is running rampant after it became known earlier this week that a wall...
 R Rising Number of Chinese Ultra-Rich A Telltale Sign of Poverty Gap
China's extraordinary economic development has reached its zenith when two separate lists recently named it as having the world's most ultra-rich.