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Where to Stay in Beijing

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Where you stay in Beijing is key. You need to stay in a place close to the city, otherwise going anywhere will take hours because you will be sitting in endless traffic. Your hotel that you stay at will help you a lot, or not, depending on the hotel. It is important to stay at a hotel that offers tour guides, as going around Beijing without one is not a good idea. Booking tour guides through your hotel is a …

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Shopping Tips!

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Shopping in Beijing is quite an adventure itself. You can either get really good, high quality, local souvenirs, or you can be tricked into getting something that won’t last very long. I have a few tips for you to get really good quality things, and not be tricked into getting something that isn’t! First things first, while shopping for any traditional goods in Beijing, you have to keep in mind four principles: find a place selling a real product, distinguish …

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4 MUST SEE Things in Beijing

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During your time in Beijing, there are 4 things you MUST SEE before leaving! These 4 things outline China’s past, and really give you a good understanding of what China was like. Taking a tour guide with you is best, because then you really gain a lot of information and knowledge in a fun way, and you remember the information. You can book your tour guide with your hotel. Typically, for a private tour, it is about 440 yuans ($64.69) …