Beijing

The Back Lakes : Beijing

The Back Lakes : Beijing

On my recent visit to Beijing I got to revisit the Back Lakes of Beijing during much better weather than…

5 years ago
Prince Kung Mansion : Beijing

Prince Kung Mansion : Beijing

To supplement all the big attractions in Beijing are a number of smaller historical attractions of the local Chinese royalty…

5 years ago
Beijing University Campus Walk

Beijing University Campus Walk

Mid winter I was invited to Beijing University to give an academic talk and took this opportunity to get to…

5 years ago
Yuyuantan Park : Beijing

Yuyuantan Park : Beijing

During my last visit to freezing Beijing in December, the city lakes all turned to ice, and with the rare…

5 years ago
National Art Museum of China & National Museum of China : Beijing

National Art Museum of China & National Museum of China : Beijing

Interested in arts and culture in Beijing? Quite a few things for you to see. My absolute favorite is the…

5 years ago
Walking along the Back & Northern Lakes of Beijing

Walking along the Back & Northern Lakes of Beijing

On my last trip to Beijing I was lucky to meet a good old friend from back in the happy…

5 years ago
Yong He Gong Lama Temple : Beijing

Yong He Gong Lama Temple : Beijing

On one of my recent visits to Beijing I decided to stay at the Hutong area near Confucius Temple. It…

6 years ago
Beijing Hutongs : Fangjia, Nanluoguxiang and Wudaoying

Beijing Hutongs : Fangjia, Nanluoguxiang and Wudaoying

The Beijing Hutongs are alley-ways all across Beijing that represent a traditional disappearing way of life. During my first visit…

6 years ago
Tianning Temple Pagoda : Beijing

Tianning Temple Pagoda : Beijing

A couple of blocks south from the White Cloud Temple in Beijing is the Tainning Temple which is most famous…

6 years ago
White Cloud Temple : Beijing

White Cloud Temple : Beijing

Lots of religious worship sites around Beijing. I previously visited a Confucian temple and a large Buddhist temple next to…

6 years ago
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