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Top 10 Beijing

Book Description

Now available in ePub format. DK Eyewitness Top 10 Travel Guide: Beijing will lead you straight to the very best on offer. Whether you're looking for the things not to miss at the Top 10 sights, or want to find the best nightspots; this guide is the perfect companion. Rely on dozens of Top 10 lists - from the Top 10 museums to the Top 10 events and festivals - there's even a list of the Top 10 things to avoid. The guide is divided by area with restaurant reviews for each, as well as recommendations for hotels, bars and places to shop. You'll find the insider knowledge every visitor needs and explore every corner effortlessly with DK Eyewitness Top 10 Travel Guide: Beijing. DK Eyewitness Top 10 Travel Guide: Beijing - showing you what others only tell you.

Table of Contents

  1. How To Use This Top 10 Guide
  2. Beijing's Top 10
    1. Beijing's Highlights
    2. Forbidden City
    3. Temple of Heaven (Tiantan)
    4. Tian’an Men Square
    5. Lama Temple (Yonghegong)
    6. Bei Hai Park
    7. Hou Hai
    8. Summer Palace (Yiheyuan)
    9. 798 Art District
    10. Ming Tombs
    11. Great Wall of China
  3. Top 10 Of Everything
    1. Moments in History
    2. Festivals and Events
    3. Outdoor Activities
    4. Beijing Opera
    5. The Olympics Legacy
    6. Museums
    7. Places of Worship
    8. Souvenirs
    9. Markets and Malls
    10. Children’s Attractions
    11. Entertainment
    12. Beijing Dishes
    13. Chinese Restaurants
    14. International Restaurants
    15. Bars and Pubs
  4. Around Town
    1. Tian’an Men Square and the Forbidden City
    2. South of Tian’an Men Square
    3. North of the Forbidden City
    4. Eastern Beijing
    5. Western Beijing
    6. Greater Beijing
    7. Trips Out of Town
  5. Streetsmart
    1. Planning Your Visit
    2. Sources of Information
    3. Getting Around
    4. Banking and Communications
    5. Etiquette
    6. Things to Avoid
    7. Dining in Beijing
    8. Shopping Tips
    9. Accommodation Tips
    10. Luxury and Boutique Hotels
    11. Business and High-end Hotels
    12. Mid-range Hotels
    13. Courtyard Hotels
    14. Budget Hotels
  6. Maps, Locators & Layouts
    1. Beijing's Highlights 1
    2. Beijing's Highlights 2
    3. Forbidden City
    4. Temple of Heaven (Tiantan)
    5. Tian’an Men Square
    6. Lama Temple (Yonghegong)
    7. Hou Hai
    8. Summer Palace (Yiheyuan)
    9. 798 Art District
    10. Ming Tombs
    11. Museums
    12. Places of Worship
    13. Markets and Malls
    14. Children’s Attractions
    15. Tian’an Men Square and the Forbidden City
    16. Shops, Malls, and Markets
    17. Restaurants
    18. South of Tian’an Men Square
    19. Shops
    20. Restaurants and Teahouses
    21. North of the Forbidden City
    22. Bars and Teahouses
    23. Restaurants
    24. Eastern Beijing
    25. Shops, Markets, and Malls
    26. Restaurants
    27. Western Beijing
    28. Greater Beijing
    29. Trips Out of Town
  7. Copyright
  8. General Index