Blog Category - Shopping

DP Vendors: Alien Street Market to Close by End of February and Undergo Yashow-esque Facelift
Hou had not only resorted to selling the luggage at her stall at half price – she'll also soon have to pack up some bags of her own and move on.
Beijing Marks & Spencer Bites Dust March 19; 40% Off Purchases Over RMB 1200
Marks & Spencers' lone Beijing outpost calls it quits on March 19, and what stock is left is being marked down (at least on the clothing side)
Outstanding Premium Tattoo Studio, Imprint Tattoo in Sanlitun
In bustling Sanlitun, Imprint Tattoo’s brightly lit, modern interior doesn’t ex
Construction Done, But Nanluogu Xiang Is Same Old, Same Old
The Great Nanluogu Xiang Facelift is over and the result is a resounding "meh."
R2 Mexican Horchata in Beijing
A while ago I shared my recipe for Chai tea
Forever 21 Opens Third Beijing Store at Chaoyang U-Town
Earlier this month, Forever 21 opened their third Beijing store at Chaoyang’s U-Tow
Fancy Sisyphe Bookshop Opens In Solana, Dissapoints with Paper Thin English Selection
Solana's brand new Sisyphe bookstore is a boon for Chinese bibliophiles and bookstore café society folks.
R 8 Skincare Products To Help You Through Beijing's Dry and Polluted Winter Days
With all of our worrying about the pollution's affect on our lungs, it's easy to forget about our body's biggest organ: our skin.
2016 Year in Review: The Best of Online Shopping
Hello, my name is Robynne and I'm a shopaholic. More specifically, an online shopaholic.
Capital Consumption: You’ve heard of the 798 … But what about the 998?
Ahh, Wukesong, home to the LeSports Center, the PLA General Hospital, and a colossal shopping mall affixed with the following three digits: 998.
Where to Buy Real and Fake Christmas Trees in Beijing
Haven't kitted your house out with a Christmas tree?
Celebrate Christmas in Heaven This Year
If beer is proof that God loves us and wants us to be happy, then God is surely atoning for the...
DP Tech Check: Will WeChat Pay Turn Beijing Into a Cashless City?
While your friends from out of town may be shocked by Beijing's opportunities to settle up via WeChat Pay, those visitors are sure to be floored b