Beijing Travel Guide, China Destinations, Travel Guide To Chinahttp://www.chinatravel.com/rssRSS-BoardSELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 6095) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCHutong Zhang Traditional Peking Museum of Folk ArtFri 3 Jul 2015 2:14:00 GMTfabiowzgogohttp://www.chinatravel.com/beijing/attraction/hutong-zhang-traditional-peking-museum-of-folk-art/ The Hutong Zhang Traditional Peking Museum of Folk Art is the only museum comprehensively tracing out the traditional Pekings folk culture in full-range. The Complex is made up of 6 major componentsTraditional Peking Flavor, Folk Toy-Collection, Exquisite Handicraft-Collection, Traditional Games Reviewing, Handicrafts Making and Teahouses with Beijing Opera Experiencing. Tourists at the Hutong Zhang Traditional Peking Museum of Folk Art always linger on the appreciation, relishing, listening ...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 2027) AND (ServiceType = 44) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCBeijing International Culture Tourism FestivalSun 28 Jun 2015 18:17:00 GMTvladhttp://www.chinatravel.com/beijing/miscellaneous/beijing-international-culture-tourism-festival/Venue: Beijing Duration: Sep.2o to Sep.30 Category: Events and Festivals Beijing International Culture Tourism Festival, hosted by both Beijing municipal government and National Tourism Administration, is usually held from September 20 to 30 in Beijing annually. It is celebrated as the carnival with Chinese characteristic festival, with a number of foreign countries participating. Since 1998, it has been successfully held for many sessions. Beijing International Culture Tourism Festiva...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 55) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCMing TombsSun 28 Jun 2015 7:19:00 GMTdavidhttp://www.chinatravel.com/beijing/attraction/ming-tombs/ The Ming Tombs, located in Changping District, about 50 kilometers from the northwest of Beijing, are surrounded by mountains on three sides. The imperial cemetery covers an area of 120 square kilometers and there are 13 Ming Dynasty emperors buried there (along with 23 empresses and a number of concubines, princes and princesses), thus it is also called The 13 Mausoleums. These tombs are the best preserved Chinese imperial tombs and have been nominated by UNESCO as world cultural heritage. ...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 1978) AND (ServiceType = 44) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCBaiyunguan Temple FairThu 25 Jun 2015 11:58:00 GMTchinatravelhttp://www.chinatravel.com/beijing/miscellaneous/baiyunguan-temple-fair/Baiyunguan, or the White Cloud Taoist Temple, is situated near Fuxinmen, southwest of Beijing. For hundreds of years the temple has been hosting the yearly temple fairs during the Spring Festivals, which is noted as the oldest temple fair and having the most numerous pilgrims in Beijing. Two activities in this temple always attract lots of people: touching the stone m and shooting the coin at Wofeng Bridge. Under the archway behind the temple gate stands a stone m. People believe that a stroke ...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 2003) AND (ServiceType = 16) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCWahaha RestaurantSun 21 Jun 2015 1:22:00 GMTfabiowzgogohttp://www.chinatravel.com/beijing/restaurant/wahaha-restaurant/ Wahaha Restaurant is famous for its Hangzhou flavor dishes with fantasic decor. Hangzhou dishes are noted for their elaborate preparation, sophisticated cooking and refreshing taste. Many local specialties will be sure to make your trip a cultural experience. We recommend that you try Beggars Chicken (a chicken baked in clay), West Lake Fish (vinegar coated fish fresh caught from the lake), Dongpo Pork (braised pork) and Fried Shrimps with Longjing Tea. The restaurant can be found. Near the R...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 5989) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCShijinglong Ski ResortSat 20 Jun 2015 10:02:00 GMTfabiowzgogohttp://www.chinatravel.com/beijing/attraction/shijinglong-ski-resort/ General Information Shijinglong Ski Resort is located in Yanqing which is the national ecological demonstration area, 80 kilometers from downtown Beijing. Covering an area of 500 mu, the ski resort can accommodate 3,000 skiers simultaneously. The magnificent Shijinglong Ski Resort is designed by a Japanese expert with advanced technology, which features abundant service facilities and varied projects. Its overall arrangement, construction of ski runs, equipments and facilities are all of ...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 6011) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCPinggu Ski ResortSat 20 Jun 2015 10:01:00 GMTfabiowzgogohttp://www.chinatravel.com/beijing/attraction/pinggu-ski-resort/ Pinggu Ski Resort, also called Pinggu Liyuan Ski Resort, is located at Lishugou Village of Huangsongyu Town. This is 90 kilometers from downtown Beijing and close to Feilonggu Scenic Area, a park 16 kilometers from Beijings Pinggu Town which features dense forests, oddly-shaped rocks, and wondrous waterfalls. In the vicinity of the park lies the famous Longqing Gorge Scenic Area. The main professional ski runs at Pinggu Ski Resort are 700 meters long and 40 meters wide, with an averag...]]>Beijing Extraordinary Grand CanalTue 16 Jun 2015 3:48:00 GMTelyseeshttp://www.chinatravel.com/beijing/attraction/beijing-extraordinary-grand-canal/SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 2028) AND (ServiceType = 44) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCBeijing Red Leaves FestivalMon 8 Jun 2015 4:22:00 GMTjenifer fhttp://www.chinatravel.com/beijing/miscellaneous/beijing-red-leaves-festival/Venue: Beijing Duration: Oct.15 to Nov.7 Category: Events and Festivals Beijing Red Leaves Festival is usually held in Fragrant Hill Park from Oct. 15 to Nov. 7 in Beijing every year. The Fragrant Hill Park is the famous forest park in Beijing, with an area of 160 hectares. During the beautiful autumn, the leaves of the maple trees all over the Fragrant Hill turn bright red, forming an ocean of red leaves. Besides the breathtaking natural scenery, a variety of activities are also held ther...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 1973) AND (ServiceType = 44) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCDongyue Temple FairTue 2 Jun 2015 7:05:00 GMTfadrihttp://www.chinatravel.com/beijing/miscellaneous/dongyue-temple-fair/The fair at the Dongyue Temple (Beijing Folklore Museum) is among the most ancient in Beijing whose history dated back to the Yaun Dynasty and culmination was in the following Ming and Qing Dynasties. The Dongyue temple fare is particularly known for its comprehensive range of folk customs and activities. Praying for good fortune is the theme of the Dongyue Temple Fair. During the fair, one see a variety of ornaments inside and outside the temple that carry the Chinese Character 福 (good fortune...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 1804) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCBeijing City Planning Exhibition HallTue 26 May 2015 4:22:00 GMTfabiowzgogohttp://www.chinatravel.com/beijing/attraction/beijing-city-planning-exhibition-hall/ Overview Beijing is a metropolis with a population of 20.000.000 people which still increases year by year. While its establishment dates back to Liao Empire in 10th century, the city started to develop in 1949 when it became the capital of the newly formed Peoples Republic of China, went through a major facelift before the Olympic Games in 2008 and is now a hybrid of ancient, socialist and modern architecture. Beijing can seem like a chaotic terrain for a foreign visitor with a...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 2022) AND (ServiceType = 44) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCBeijing Student Film FestivalMon 25 May 2015 3:46:00 GMTjoycehttp://www.chinatravel.com/beijing/miscellaneous/beijing-student-film-festival/Venue: Beijing Duration: April 20th to May 4th Category: Events and Festivals Beijing Student Film Festival, which is firstly held in the year 1993, is held from April 20th to May 4th in Beijing every year. It is the first film festival held in China every year, in the period of the comfortable spring. Beijing Student Film Festival is ranked as one of the top four film festivals in China, together with Shanghai International Film Festival, Golden Rooster and Hundred Flowers Film Festival a...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 571) AND (ServiceType = 15) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCLiulichang Antiques StreetFri 22 May 2015 9:42:00 GMTchinatravelhttp://www.chinatravel.com/beijing/shop/liulichang-antiques-street/The Liulichang Culture Street, a few minutes' walk from the south of Hepingmen Subway Station is a great place for shopping in terms of both variety and atmosphere. The street is thought to have originated from Qing Dynasty, which is evidenced by the ancient wooden architecture lining either side of the street. Products sold here include jewelry, antiques, and ancient calligraphy and paintings. Enjoy the pleasure of bargaining when you decide to buy something....]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 3892) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCBainiao GardenThu 21 May 2015 13:00:00 GMTdavidhttp://www.chinatravel.com/beijing/attraction/bainiao-garden/ Covering an area of 100 mu, Bainiao Garden is the only center for watching and protecting birds, which simulates natural environment in Beijing. In the garden, there stands a giant bird net with the center-height of 40 meters, covering an area of 220,000 square meters. In the bird net, there are more than 100 species of birds, which contains over 2,500 birds of a great variety, and the number of birds is increasing gradually. Among these 100 species of birds, a great many species belong to na...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 5885) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCBaimaguan FortThu 21 May 2015 8:15:00 GMTdavidhttp://www.chinatravel.com/beijing/attraction/baimaguan-fort/ Baimaguan Fort, built during the Ming Dynasty, rests north of Beijing city not far from the Miyun Reservoir of the Great Wall. The fort features more than 500 stunning guard and beacon towers, and the area also boasts famous forts such as Qiangzilu and Gubeikou. Centuries after their construction, however, ruins are all that remain of most of these structures including Baimaguan. Visitor may also visit Baimaguan Fort along with a nearby small town named Fanzipai. Built in the period ...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 6378) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCBeigong National Forest ParkTue 19 May 2015 14:40:00 GMTdavidhttp://www.chinatravel.com/beijing/attraction/beigong-national-forest-park/ Beigong National Forest Park is located in the mountainous area of the northwest of Fengtai District in Beijing, about 20 kilometers from downtown Beijing. The construction of the park began in October, 2002, and it was approved as the national forest park by State Forestry Administration in December, 2005. With an area of 9.145 square kilometers, Beigong National Forest Park mainly consists of eastern, central and western scenic areas and Beigong mountain villa. In eastern scenic area named ...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 1363) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCAsian Games VillageTue 19 May 2015 4:28:00 GMTdavidhttp://www.chinatravel.com/beijing/attraction/asian-games-village/ The Asian Games Village, located on the northern outskirts of the city of Beijing, was built in preparation for the 11th Asian Games, held in Beijing in the fall of 1990. The Asian Games Village is a large building complex equipped with sports facilities including living quarters as well as business and entertainment facilities. The main structure within the Asian Games Village is the National Olympic Sports Center, which consists of a gymnasium, indoor and outdoor courts, a sports stadium...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 6449) AND (ServiceType = 7) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCBaiwangshan Forest ParkTue 19 May 2015 3:23:00 GMTdavidhttp://www.chinatravel.com/beijing/attraction/baiwangshan-forest-park/ Covering an area of more than 2000 mu (20 hectare), Baiwangshan Forest Park is located 3 kilometers (about 1.86 mils) north of the Summer Palace. The main peak of Mount Baiwang is 210 meters above the sea level, on which people can have a full view of Beijing City. So, Baiwang Mountain is a good place for people to ascend a height and enjoy a distant view. Besides, the environment in Baiwangshan Forest Park is quiet and beautiful. With the vegetation coverage of more than 95%, Baiwang Mountai...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 1934) AND (ServiceType = 44) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCLamps and Lanterns Fair of the Lantern FestivalFri 15 May 2015 13:08:00 GMTfadrihttp://www.chinatravel.com/beijing/miscellaneous/lamps-and-lanterns-fair-of-the-lantern-festival/In the past during the Lantern Festival (the 15th day of the First Chinese Lunar Month) each year, traditional lantern fairs were held in places like Changdian where people played with various beautiful lambs and lantern riddles. Now many other locations such as the Cultural Palace of Working People, Yuanmingyuan, or Winter Palace, and Zizhuyuan or Garden of Purple Bamboo also offer lamps show. Apart from the old flowery lanterns, many new modern colorful lights are introduced. Another kind of l...]]>SELECT top 1 Location + filename + '-s' + pictype as picurl FROM dbo.Web_Photo WHERE (VResourceSN = 2026) AND (ServiceType = 44) ORDER BY dateEdit DESCBeijing Chrysanthemum ExhibitionFri 15 May 2015 2:17:00 GMTjenifer fhttp://www.chinatravel.com/beijing/miscellaneous/beijing-chrysanthemum-exhibition/Venue: Beijing Duration: Nov. 1 to Nov. 21 Category: Events and Festivals Beijing abounds with various kinds of chrysanthemums. With the chrysanthemum cultivation history of nearly one thousand years, chrysanthemum was selected as the city flower of Beijing in 1986. Each year, there are chrysanthemum exhibitions in many famous parks in Beijing, among which, the chrysanthemum exhibition in Beihai Park is the most popular. During the cool autumn, a large number of chrysanthemums are in full ...]]>