Leisure and Entertainment

… hutong lifestyle.

Activity schedule February 11th till 25th

Beijing’s blue skies in Winter seem to come at a price.

Rural China has more to offer than one may think as long as one does not have the wrong expectations.

Leave the beaten path for another Beijing experience.

It's that time again when people burn fireworks, eat dumplings and give away those red envelopes. Happy Chinese New Year!

Chinese food is delicious. Make it yourself at home.

Camping on the Great Wall is a must for any Beijing expat, and there are many different parts of the Great Wall to choose from.

If you are going to speak Chinese with a Beijing accent, do it right. We teach you how. 

What is the most essential app that you need in China? Wechat, of course! Wechat is life for anyone who lives in the Middle Kingdom, but what exactly makes it so great?