Around the World in Review, Leg 10: South Korea, Japan, Taiwan, and Philippines
Around the World in Review, Leg 09: Sri Lanka, Hong Kong, Macau, and China
Combining modern architecture with elaborate traditional buildings, Beijing is the third-most populous city in the world. Its 21.5 million residents live and work among hundreds of ancient temples, pagodas, and even a Forbidden City. Join us for a 10-mile walking …
We said goodbye to 2018 from Beijing, China, with a postcard to Wanda.
Macau was awesome! The photo on this postcard, not so much.
With centuries-old temples, brand-new skyscrapers, and everything in between, China offers lots to see and do even on short trips. These are my top 11 tips for traveling in China.
When Nicole suggested we go to the Shanghai Urban Planning Exhibition Center, I was skeptical. But it turned out to be one of the highlights of the trip. That and the most amazing Taco Bell meal I've ever had.
After a lovely visit to Shanghai's Yu Garden, the Former French Concession, Shanghai Botanical Garden, and Zhujiajiao ancient water town, Nicole insisted that I see some of the city's modern art, along with the world's biggest Starbucks.
Spring is the perfect time to visit the Shanghai Botanical Garden. Flowers and trees are beginning to bloom, and the weather is pleasant enough to stroll its more than 200 acres (81.86 hectares) for the better part of a day.
Just 30 miles (50 km) outside the hustle and bustle of Shanghai, you'll find the ancient water town of Zhujiajiao (朱家角).