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3 edition of A guide to Beijing found in the catalog.

A guide to Beijing

the heart of China, imperial and modern

by David Bonavia

  • 356 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Passport Books in Lincolnwood, Ill .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesChina city guides
The Physical Object
Pagination144 S :
Number of Pages144
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24975359M
ISBN 100844298158
ISBN 109780844298153
OCLC/WorldCa246559086

  ‎Known for years as the sleeping giant of tourism, China has now awakened with a roar, attracting million inbound tourists each year (including two and a half million Americans), and accounting for increasing sales of guidebooks to its three major attractions: Beijing, Xian and 1/5(1). I used DK Eyewitness Top Ten Beijing for an overall view. Easier to reference quickly. Then I also used the Lonely Planet for more detailed view. Otherwise the internet has a ton of information for practical up to date information which you don't always find in the guide books.

Yes, Beijing is a huge, wonderful and dynamic city for travellers. Our family had visited to Beijing on last December. All the tourist places in Beijing are so attractive. We travelled there by the help a tour guide namely (). The guide will provide all transportation and guide to us. The Rough Guide to Beijing is the ultimate travel guide to China's remarkable capital city. From the majestic Forbidden City and maze-like hutong alleys to gorgeous lake-filled parks and the exquisite Summer Palace, this vibrant book - packed full of stunning photography and clear, colour-coded maps - reveals the city's best sights and attractions. And if you fancy taking a.

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Here’s what you get with Lonely Planet Beijing: Detailed Pages: The guide is filled with maps, color photos, and more.; 3D Illustrations: Illustrations to help you better visualize the places you’ll visit.; City Walks: Curated walks to give you the best experience in Beijing (such as the Hutong Walk!); Hidden Travel Gems: A look at those things you won’t see in other guide books.

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I lived in Beijing and found this guide A guide to Beijing book very helpful. Actually calling it a 'guide book' kind of cheapens it -- this is the type of book needed in more cities around the world for those that live in a particular place and for those that wish to experience life 'like a local'/5(18).

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Top 10 Beijing is your pocket guide to the very best of the city of Beijing. Packed with culture and activities for travelers to enjoy, our Top 10 Travel Guide to Beijing has insider tips and travel ideas for any budget.

Check out the best temples, churches, and mosques in Beijing, experience the highlights of the Great Wall, or visit great shopping districts and /5(53). R ead all of our latest articles on Beijing, including guides to the main attractions, the city's best museums and galleries, lesser known bars and attractions and more 01 Febam Beijing travel guide book free download for travelers, plan Beijing trip with free Beijing tourist guide: Beijing overview, attractions in Beijing, things to do, eating, nightlife, shopping in Beijing.

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However, without a knowledgeable and skilled guide by your side, you might miss out on interesting trivia and wonderful places. Beijing Encounter. by Eilis Quinn. Lonely Planet. ISBN: pp. Lonely Planet's Beijing Encounter is the travel publishing giant's recent foray in to the pocket travel guide market and a very impressive effort it is too.

The book is aimed at the short-stay visitor looking for sure-fire recommendations from a clued-up local expert. China. Fodor's. ISBN: pp. Fodor's 5th edition of its China guide is a book we like a lot. The orange color used throughout the guide gives the pages a bright and welcoming feel, there are excellent and informative "China in Focus" and "Closeups" sections detailing such topics as modern Chinese art, tea, the Terracotta Soldiers and hostess clubs and the book has a good selection.

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$ USD. Add to Cart. eBook. PDF, EPUB, MOBI. $ USD. Add to Cart. Chapters. Digital PDF only. $ USD. per chapter. View Chapters Hide Chapters. The Insider's Guide to Beijing is the perfect guidebook for readers seeking an insider's perspective on the hyperkinetic Chinese capital. Written by over 30 long-term Beijing residents and produced by the people behind that's Beijing, the city's leading English language magazine, this page book will delight gourmands, night owls and shopaholics alike with its listings of over /5(18).

The Rough Guide to Beijing is the ultimate insider's guide to China's fascinating capital. With the extravagant Olympics having served as its coming out party, the city has matured; as well as fantastic historic sites that testify to its thousands of years at the heart of the Chinese empire, the city now offers world beating hotels, super-fashionable restaurants and the coolest clubs.

The book provides tips for everything from bargaining to xiaochi to the inner workings of Beijing transportation. Like other reviewers have stated, this guide may be too much for your average Beijing tourist, but for expats, study abroad students or tourists who want to experience the real beijing, this is the book for you.5/5(5).

‎#1 best-selling guide to Beijing* Lonely Planet Beijing is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Scale the Great Wall, sip a cocktail in an historic alleyway, or go ice skating with the l. A Guide to Beijing book.

Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Insiders' Guide To Beijing book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5. The Rough Guide to Beijing book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This guide to Beijing brings the city’s highlights to life from /5(13).

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Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. There are guidebooks and then there's the Insider's /5(2).Beijing’s modern architecture rises above centuries old, densely-packed hutongs.

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