Tianjin's Astor hotel develops a dish from history
Established in 1863, the 156-year-old deluxe Astor Hotel Tianjin, a 5-star venue located 4.1 km from the Tianjin International Exhibition Center, has developed food based on Sun Yat-sen's diet.
Time-honored Restaurant Hidden in Beijing's Food Street
Xianyukou, a hutong hidden in Beijing's Qianmen Street, is a collection of time-honored restaurants, opera gardens, teahouses and handicraft workshops.
Escape Dashu in Wetland Parks
The Great Heat, or Dashu, in Chinese lunar calendar, which means the hottest day in the summer, falls on July 23 this year.
Avoid Summer Heat in Lingshan Mountain
Lingshan Natural Scenic Area is located in northwest of Mentougou in western Beijing, 122km away from the downtown.
Scenery of lotus flowers at Yuanmingyuan Ruins Park in Beijing
Tourists view lotus flowers during a boat ride at Yuanmingyuan Ruins Park in Beijing.
Qingliang Valley is a quiet haven and a natural retreat for people who are fed up with the bustles of modern metropolis.
Green leaves made a striking contrast to the beautiful shades of pink from dozens of flowering lotus plants at the Old Summer Palace, or Yuanmingyuan Park in Beijing.
The 22nd Beijing Music Festival, slated for Oct. 4 to 28, will feature an 8-hour concert by German-born British composer Max Richter at the Great Wall, sources with the festival said Thursday.
Beijing 2022 preparations continue on apace
With the coming of the Winter Olympics in 2022, Beijing will become the first city to have host both Summer and Winter Olympic Games.