Blog Tag - Talking Travel

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...
Weekend Getaways: Gubei Water Town
Gubei Water Town is an ancient village away from the hustle and bustle of central Beijing.
How to Have an #instaperfect Trip to Beijing
Who doesn't want to catch a #perfect #photooftheday during a trip to unknown territories, the kind that gives your friends the ultimate #travel en
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. 
Awe-Inspiring Temples and Bohemian Living With a Short Break in Siem Reap
Siem Reap is the main jumping off point for the UNESCO World Heritage listed Angkor Archeological Park, home to the ancient cities and temple comp
How to be Loved by Everyone Everywhere
Ah, travel. We all love travel. But does travel love us?
Travels Through Dali With a Leg of Ham: WildChina Founder Returns to Her Hometown in This Beautiful New Travelogue
Standing on China’s southernmost borders, Yunnan’s cultural and culinary complexity have fascinated travelers for centuries.
Chasing the Sun: The Best Short-Haul Winter Getaways from Beijing
There are plenty of things to love about winter in Beijing – ice skating on Houhai, a glass of mulled wine after a stroll in the hutongs, shopping
Plan Ahead: China Railway Shortens the Presale Period from 60 to 30 Days
It’s almost that time of the year again: the annual migration of a billion of people rushing around, trying to get home for Spring Festival. If yo