By Lonely Planet
#1 best-selling consultant to Beijing*
Lonely Planet Beijing is your passport to the main suitable, up to date recommendation on what to determine and pass, and what hidden discoveries look ahead to you. Scale the good Wall, sip a cocktail in an ancient alleyway, or pass ice skating with the locals in Houhai; all together with your depended on shuttle better half. Get to the center of Beijing and start your trip now!
Inside Lonely Planet Beijing shuttle Guide:
- Full-colour maps and pictures all through
- Highlights and itineraries assist you tailor your journey on your own wishes and pursuits
- Insider tips to save lots of time and cash and get round like a neighborhood, fending off crowds and hassle spots
- Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, mobilephone numbers, web pages, transit assistance, costs
- Honest experiences for all budgets - consuming, dozing, sight-seeing, going out, purchasing, hidden gem stones that almost all guidebooks leave out
- Cultural insights offer you a richer, extra lucrative go back and forth event - heritage, hutong, structure, faith, literature, visible arts, song, cinema, Peking Opera, fairs, delicacies, buying
- Free, handy pull-out Beijing map (included in print version), plus 30 color maps
- Covers Chaoyang, the Forbidden urban, Xicheng, Dongcheng, Sanlitun, Beihai Park, Wudaokou, Haidian, Dashilar, the Temple of Heaven and extra
The excellent selection: Lonely Planet Beijing , our such a lot accomplished advisor to Beijing, is ideal for either exploring best points of interest and taking roads much less travelled.
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About Lonely Planet: Since 1973, Lonely Planet has develop into the world's prime go back and forth media corporation with guidebooks to each vacation spot, an award-winning web site, cellular and electronic commute items, and a devoted visitor group. Lonely Planet covers must-see spots but in addition permits curious travelers to get off overwhelmed paths to appreciate extra of the tradition of the areas within which they locate themselves.
*Best-selling consultant to Beijing. resource: Nielsen BookScan. Australia, united kingdom and USA
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