Blog Category - Travel

Beijing's 10 Deadliest Roads of 2016
With Spring Festival movement in mind the roads are bound to be more crowded, and to ensure that accidents stay at a minimum, the Beijing traffic
Shanghai Watering Holes for Craft Beer Lovers
Shanghai, the magical city we love to compete with, is never lacking in surprises while visiting; it’s impossible to avoid the sea of trendy craft
Fake Terracotta Warriors Smashed After Viral Post Calls Attention to Xi'an Scam Artists
In Beijing we're no strangers to things masquerading as the real deal; there have been ...
R1 Freezing Your Bum Off: World-Renowned Harbin Ice Festival Is On Until February 25
Figuring out how to escape Beijing's cold is always a challenge, but one way to escape it is to completely freeze your limbs off in what is basica
Adventurous China: Three Spectacular Domestic Escapes
Not enough money or time to leave China? Fret not – there are plenty of opportunities to suit every type of traveler, regardless of the season.
2016 Visitors to Beijing Palace Museum Topped 16 Million, An Average of 40,000 Every Day
The Forbidden City is known for its overwhelming crowds during peak periods. Last year, visitors to Beijing’s famous Palace Museum...
Trump Hotels in China; Fly Virgin to Australia; Air China's New No-Check Baggage
Will Trump Hotels come to China?
Weekend Getaways: Gubei Water Town
Gubei Water Town is an ancient village away from the hustle and bustle of central Beijing.
Local Journo Documents Extensive Fake Taxis Preying on Arrivals to Beijing's Terminal 2
Beijing's airport is rife with fake taxis that pay a gang boss RMB 1,200 a month to jump the normal queue and are equipped with sophisticated mete
2016 Year in Review: Discover Somewhere New With Our Favorite Beijing Day Trips
Now that you've scaled the Wall, dodged the Forbidden City crowds, and been pummeled in Tiananmen Square it may be time to look further afield for
We Got Our E-Channel Authorization for China Immigration and You Can Too
About six weeks ago we reported that fore
Singapore Dreaming: The Best Food and Drink in the Lion City
Foodies looking to get out of Beijing need to look no further than Singapore, where the cuisines of India and Malaysia have merged with southern C
2016 Year in Review: Discover the World With Our Top Travel Blogs of the Year
Ah, travel. Probably one of the main reasons you decided to move over to Beijing.
Talking Travel: New NUO Hotel; Ctrip Buys Skyscanner; Beijing Capital Airlines Flies to New Places
Geez, step away from the Talking Travel desk to work remotely from Koh Samui and the local travel industry lights up. 
Talking Travel: Beijing Flight Cancellations; Good Deals to SE Asia; Airline Websites Still Suck
Been a while since I've been at the Talking Travel desk and a lot has happened, most of it good news for travelers. But not all.