China Travel Guides

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Best Places to Visit in China.

If you are planning a visit to China any time soon you should check out these articles from real travellers for the best places to visit.

Best Parks to Visit in Guangzhou, China

The thing I love most about Guangzhou, China is that almost all year, it’s comfortable to be outside (with the exception of the occasional typhoon or insanely hot and humid day). I encourage you, [...]

Youth travel guide to Hong Kong, China

Hong Kong, the special administrative region within China is a mixture of the old and modern in one city. From dim sum to the neon lights at night to the mountains on Lantau Island, Hong Kong has [...]

7 Essential Things to Do in Guilin, China

“Go to Beijing for the history, to Shanghai for the technology, and to Guilin for the beautiful scenery” is the advice that many Chinese people will give to people who want to visit China. Famous [...]

Tips to Travel Hong Kong

The definitive list of must-knows before you visit the city of skyscrapers. When I was 21 I moved to Hong Kong for five months – and I can say without a doubt it was the most exhilarating five [...]

China | Shanghai | The Yuyuan Garden

The Yuyuan garden is rated as one of the best things to do in Shanghai, and with the garden being in close proximity to The Bund, Nanjing Road and the City God Temple it’s one of the most [...]

What Makes Hong Kong Unique?

If you’re looking for a place in the massive continent of Asia where you can enjoy diversity, food, people, and activities, look no further than ‘Asia’s World City’: Hong Kong. I’ve just recently [...]

Hong Kong, a sensorial experience

‘Japanese chopsticks are sharper, so you can grab the slippery food in Japanese cuisine. Korean chopsticks used to be made of silver because, back in the day, poisoning royalty was frequent and [...]

6 Cool Spots To Visit In Hong Kong

Kicking off my first-ever post with a Hong Kong trip with friends! I never got to write about this, especially since we flew over there on a tight budget (we spent roughly $250 for the entire [...]

Beijing : 5 places to visit

Things to do in Beijing Beijing is a chaotic city rich with history, culture, and places to be discovered – from sightseeing to bars. The Great Wall Mutianyu section of The Great Wall located 70 [...]

What to see and do in Mainland China

According to the World Atlas, China is the fourth largest country in the world and the second largest in Asia. It’s approximately 9.6 million square kilometers big! That’s huge compared to my [...]

Top 5 Hong Kong Sights

Hong Kong may be a small area, but it sure does pack a lot into the space it has! While most people think of the Harbour skyline and the densely packed skyscrapers – which is not an [...]

10 Hours in Macau

Macau – the Las Vegas of Asia; a hub of extraordinary hotels, out-of-this-world performances, and perpetual casino buzz. But it’s not just that. Beyond its resemblance to its Western [...]

Life in Chongqing, China

Cultural Exchange and Travel in Chongqing, China Recently, I took part in a cultural exchange in Chongqing. I was able to live there for six months whilst working in a local kindergarten and [...]

How and Why You Should Move to China

Most of us daydream of it, you know getting up from our desk and quitting our day jobs, hopping on a flight and going somewhere different? And then there are the small group of people that [...]

Top 5 Places to Visit in Belfast

  Belfast is a small city in comparison to others, but what it lacks in size, it definitely makes up for in character. For those who have maybe never been, Belfast is the main city of [...]

Guns and Fun Outside Beijing

Getting Out Of The City There are a million travel articles about the things to do in Beijing. Not many people realise that the best things to do in this city, lie just outside of it. Forget [...]

Shangri-La: Gateway to Tibetan China

Shangri-La, situated in the Northwest of the Chinese province of Yunnan at the edge of the Himalayas, is the gateway to Tibetan China. This is the town (a small village by Chinese standards) [...]

Hidden beauties of Guangdong province

Almost all travelers and tourists coming to China mostly visit Peking, Shanghai and Xi’an. Of course, these three places are called the golden triangle and offer the most popular Chinese tourist [...]

Visiting Beijing: no hustle only fun

  I always say: I love Beijing because it is easy. So let me put that back into context. I am a 23 year master’s degree student currently spending 5 months in Tianjin for my studies. By [...]

A Welcome Travellers Guide to Hong Kong

WELCOME TO  HONG KONG! Have you ever been to Hong Kong? Well I had just been there, and I would like to share few simple guides after my experiences of 5 days in Hong Kong. Its not much, but as a [...]

Your Guide to: Beijing, China

Beijing was the second stop on my adventure that took me by train from China to Helsinki. An enormous city, it was pretty impressive from the offset. Even though I arrived at night, the [...]

Hangzhou after the G20

An day trip to charming Hangzhou Hangzhou is one of the most famous Chinese cities, known for being sort of enchanting and very recently, the meeting point for the G20 summit. From ancient times [...]

China: The Fo Tan Lifestyle

Fujian Province I arrived to China almost two months ago.I stepped off the plane in Shanghai, took another plane to Xiamen and I was standing in beautiful province called Fujian Province.  And [...]

China : The beauty of RED

My 3N4D trip in China!   Hi there, This is my first post on my new travel page! I am so excited to share my travel story and pictures with you guys =) How did my travel begin? I always [...]

How to survive moving to Beijing

If you were ever wondering how is to live as a foreign in the capital of China, Beijing, by reading this article you are on the good way to find it out. First time I visited Beijing was for two [...]