How to Avoid Travel Turmoil

Some must-know advice on how to avoid chaos during your trip in China

2015-03-13 | By

The Bitter Coffee of Hainan, Part 2

The dreams and disillusionment of a coffee town’s Southeast Asian immigrants

2015-03-08 | By

The Bitter Coffee of Hainan

A rambling search reveals a grueling history behind the local beans

2015-03-07 | By

Shanghai Ghettos and China’s Untold Jewish Past

At the onset of World War II Shanghai sheltered the world’s largest population of European Jewish refugees

2015-02-10 | By

Ancient Villages: To Modernize or Protect?

China’s cultural wealth extends further than just The Great Wall, but it may be rotting away

Deodorant, Laundry, Cheese – Not As Common as You Think

Getting to know China’s evolving perceptions about commodities like cheese, laundry, and deodorant

Chinese Tourists Must Learn Manners, Government Says

Can the government clean up Chinese tourists’ act?

2015-01-19 | By

How to Use Baidu Maps

Navigate your way around China like the locals do, with Baidu Maps

2014-12-30 | By

A Foodie’s Spiritual Pilgrimage

Buddhist chefs, husband and wife lung slices, and a very hungry ghost

2014-12-23 | By

China to Fight Decline in Tourism

China tries to coax tourists into visiting her famous sights

2014-12-22 | By

10 Ways to Avoid Looking like a Beijing Newbie

Here’s a few tips to look more ‘local’ so you can cruise around Beijing with charm

Britain wants Chinese to name sights

Chinglish 101? Britain asks Chinese speakers to rename 101 famous landmarks

2014-12-12 | By
Sign up for our newsletters.