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When it came time to go through our “You Know You’re In…” file for China, it was …

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As the capital city of the Earth’s most populous country and one of its oldest cultures, Beijing is …

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Shanghai Special

On March 30, 2013 By

We heard such mixed reviews on Shanghai that we almost didn’t come here. “It’s just another big city” …

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Lakeside in Hangzhou

On March 24, 2013 By

Hangzhou is big city with a permanent vacation vibe. This 6.3 million metropolis has a proper downtown but …

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Stilt houses teeter over the winding river, boats are propelled by bamboo poles, stepping stones act as bridges, …

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Wulingyuan: The Avatar Forest

On March 12, 2013 By

Avatar is one of the most visually stunning movies of the 21st-century, so when we found out that …

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Cruising the Yangtze

On March 7, 2013 By

The Yangtze is the third longest river in the world, stretching 6,400km across China, so we knew we …

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Emeishan: A Spirtual Trek

On February 25, 2013 By

If you can picture the quintessential Chinese mountain scene painted on a rice-paper scroll, with mist-shrouded mountain peaks …

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The Heavenly Meili Mountains

On February 22, 2013 By

As close as you can get to Tibet without a separate visa, Meili mountain range feels like a …

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A Taste of Tibet: Diqing, China

On February 19, 2013 By

Tibet is world famous for its culture of Buddhism and holy mountains but its neighbor Diqing is a …

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