1. Da Dong Roasted Duck Restaurant (Tuanjiehu store)
Da Dong Roast Duck Restaurant is a Chinese restaurant located in Chaoyang District, Beijing.
It is widely known for its Chinese cuisine, especially Peking duck. Da Dong has contributed towards innovating methods of cooking Peking duck by using a spherical wood fired oven instead of the more traditional method of a square oven. In 2014 the eatery was named the best Chinese cooking style restaurant in Beijing by The Beijinger. Da Dong has been rated within the top ten best Peking duck serving restaurants in Beijing by various Food critics.
Access: Subway line 10, Tuanjiehu station, Exit C
Address: No.3 Dongsanhuan North Street, Chaoyang District, Beijing.
Business hours: 10:00-22:00.
2. Beixinqiao old bittern
Bittern flapjack is a famous Beijing snack, fire and cooked pig pig cooked together, a bowl of steaming and boiling,
The sauce with garlic sauce, chili oil, tofu and leek flowers is slightly heavier, but it is a very good night snack eaten by old Beijing people in winter.
Beixinqiao boiled old shop in Beijing is very famous, bring the old Beijing people will know here, this pig's intestines are very clean, not only oil, but also without a little odor, thick fragrance but not bored, a mouth full of full mouth full of fragrance, so people are very satisfied.
Editorial recommendation: Food / intestinal Escherichia bittern bittern, hygrophila cucumbers, Arctic soda
Per capita consumption: 30 yuan
Traffic mode: Subway Line 5 Beixinqiao station.
Address: No. 141, East Fourth North Street, Dongcheng District, Beijing
Business hours: 4:00 a.m. on the following day, 11:00
3. family Li (Deshengmen)
The founder of Li family cuisine is Ci Xi, the chief minister of the Empress Dowager period. He was responsible for the diet of the Empress Dowager and the emperor.
In his later years, he will remember for years under the palace menu sorted out, so there is a famous family li.
Now the family Li is taking the high-end route, very hot, meals must be booked in advance. Here is no order, there are different packages, and the price ranges from hundreds to thousands.
Dishes are generally small, multi channel, each person's set meal has 20 dishes, yellow braised shark fin, raw abalone, Beijing lobster, clear soup and so on.
However, the environment and service in this restaurant are quite general, which is mainly to attract customers by dishes. Li family is located in the old Beijing courtyard, the old have a distinctive flavour.
Editorial recommendation: food Braised Prawns Braised Shark's Fin in Rice Wine Sauce abalone juice flavor lobster soup jelly
Per capita consumption: 300~1000 yuan
Mode of transportation: Metro Line 8, Shichahai station or metro line 6 Beihai north station, through the alley to arrive.
Address: No. 11, Yang Fang Hutong, Deshengmen inner street, Xicheng District, Beijing.
Business hours: 11:00-14:00; 17:00-22:00
4. Beiping building (Peony Garden)
Beiping building is an old Beijing restaurant. There are not only traditional dishes, but also a lot of innovative dishes. Roast duck, enema, fried noodle and stomach are all very authentic. The mouth of each Beijing traditional snacks, such as pea yellow and bean chill, is also good.
The restaurant environment in Beiping building is also a school of Beijing flavor. The customer hee sac in the hall is a little noisy, but the attendants are very enthusiastic and the service level is high.
Editorial recommendation: food Noodles with Soy Bean Paste, Mapo Tofu, fried sausage, Roasted Duck, Sauteed Shredded Pork in Sweet Bean Sauce, pea, mustard pier, old Beijing Bridge
Per capita consumption: 70 yuan
Mode of transportation: Metro Line 10, Peony Garden station or south gate of University of Science and Technology Beijing. It's about 20 minutes' walk.
Address: Beijing City, Haidian District peony Park, No. 16 (ZTE building opposite)
Business hours: 10:30~21:00
5. big restaurant
The history of Beijing DongLaiShun restaurant is famous delicacy, people always think of the mention of mutton slices cooked in hot pot, sign. Dong Lai Shun is a Muslim dish. The processing of mutton is very fine, and the eating method is very popular. Therefore, the Beijing City in the major cuisines can be unique and become a famous shop in the city.
Walk into the East Lai Shun Restaurant, with the characteristic big copper pot, the flourishing carbon fire, hot gas mutton rolled in hot soup several times, dipped in special dipping, fresh and unusual.
Editorial recommendation: frozen tofu dish of Chinese cabbage, Pickled Sweet Garlic.
Per capita consumption: 150 yuan
Traffic mode: Metro Line 1 Wangfujing station
Address: Beijing City, Dongcheng District Wangfujing Street 198 (near Wangfujing mansion)
Business hours: 11:00-14:00; 17:00-21:30
Taikoo Li Sanlitun, formerly Sanlitun Village, is a shopping centre in the Sanlitun area of the Chaoyang District in Beijing, China. It comprises 19 buildings on two sites, a few minutes walk from each other. Besides retail space, the project includes a 99-room boutique hotel, The Opposite House. The area includes a large number of stores, especially fashion brands. It also includes art galleries focusing on avant-garde and contemporary Chinese and foreign artists. To the east of the Taikoo Li lies Bar Street, one of Beijing's most popular night destinations for both locals and visitors, with a wide array of bars, clubs, and restaurants. Just west of Taikoo Li South is the Workers Stadium, Beijing's premier sporting and music venue, and home to the Beijing Guoan. The C5 Gallery is a professional art institute devoted to promoting young Chinese contemporary artists to a wider audience and facilitating art's positive influence on peoples' lives.
Access: Taikoo Li Sanlitun is adjacent to Beijing Subway Line 2 Dongsi Shitiao Station and Line 10 Tuanjiehu Station. Dongdaqiao Station on Line 6 is also close by. It is a ten-minute walk from Tuanjiehu, a twenty-minute walk from Dongsi Shitiao and a twenty-minute walk from Dongdaqiao. It is recommended to take Exit A or D from Tuanjiehu.
Wangfujing is one of the most famous shopping streets of Beijing, China, located in Dongcheng District. The majority of the main area is pedestrianised and very popular shopping place for both tourists and residents of the capital. Since the middle of the Ming Dynasty there have been commercial activities in this place. In the Qing Dynasty, ten aristocratic estates and princess residence were built here, soon after when a well full of sweet water was discovered, thereby giving the street its name "Wang Fu" (princely residence), "Jing" (well). Many exotic foods are served on Wangfujing snack street.
Access: Wangfujing Station on Line 1
Dashilanr is a famous business street outside Qianmen in Beijing, China. Now the term Dashilanr is also used to refer to the area comprising, besides Dashilanr itself, also the Langfang Toutiao Lane, Liangshidian Street and Meishi Street. Dashilanr is located to the south of Tiananmen Square, west of Qianmen Street. The overall length of Dashilanr is 275m from east to west.
Access: Qianmen Station on Line 2
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Beijing is the capital of the People's Republic of China, the world's second most populous city proper, and most populous capital city. The city, located in northern China, is governed as a direct-controlled municipality under the national government with 16 urban, suburban, and rural districts. As a city combining both modern and traditional architecture, Beijing is a megacity rich in history, exemplified in its global influence in politics, economy, education, history, culture, and technology. Beijing is the second largest Chinese city by urban population after Shanghai and is the nation's political, cultural, and educational center. It is home to the headquarters of most of China's largest state-owned companies and is a major hub for the national highway, expressway, railway, and high-speed rail networks. The Beijing Capital International Airport has been the second busiest in the world by passenger traffic since 2010,and, as of 2016, the city's subway network is the busiest and second longest in the world, after Shanghai's subway system.
The city's history dates back three millennia. As the last of the Four Great Ancient Capitals of China, Beijing has been the political center of the country for much of the past eight centuries. Beijing was the largest city in the world by population for much of the second millennium A.D. The city is renowned for its opulent palaces, temples, parks, gardens, tombs, walls and gates. Its art treasures and universities have made it center of culture and art in China. Beijing has seven UNESCO World Heritage Sites – the Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven, Summer Palace, Ming Tombs, Zhoukoudian, as well as parts of the Great Wall and the Grand Canal, all popular locations for tourism. Siheyuans, the city's traditional housing style, and hutongs, the narrow alleys between siheyuans, are major tourist attractions and are common in urban Beijing. The city hosted the 2008 Summer Olympics and was chosen to host the 2022 Winter Olympics, making it the first city to ever host both Winter and Summer Olympics.
The Forbidden City is a palace complex in central Beijing, China. The former Chinese imperial palace from the Ming dynasty to the end of the Qing dynasty—the years 1420 to 1912, it now houses the Palace Museum. The Forbidden City served as the home of emperors and their households as well as the ceremonial and political center of Chinese government for almost 500 years.
Constructed from 1406 to 1420, the complex consists of 980 buildings and covers 72 hectares (over 180 acres). The palace exemplifies traditional Chinese palatial architecture, and has influenced cultural and architectural developments in East Asia and elsewhere. The Forbidden City was declared a World Heritage Site in 1987, and is listed by UNESCO as the largest collection of preserved ancient wooden structures in the world.
Tiananmen Square is a city square in the centre of Beijing, China, named after the Tiananmen ("Gate of Heavenly Peace") located to its north, separating it from the Forbidden City. The square contains the Monument to the People's Heroes, the Great Hall of the People, the National Museum of China, and the Mausoleum of Mao Zedong. Tiananmen Square is within the top ten largest city squares in the world (440,500 m2 – 880×500 m or 109 acres – 960×550 yd). It has great cultural significance as it was the site of several important events in Chinese history.
Access: The square, located in the center of the city, is readily accessible by public transport. Line 1 of the Beijing Subway has stops at Tiananmen West and Tiananmen East, respectively, to the northwest and northeast of the square on Chang'an Avenue. Line 2's Qianmen Station is directly south of the square.
The Palace Museum opening hours: 8:30-16:10, ticketing stops at 16:00. Monday closed.
Ticket price: 60 yuan.
Badaling is the site of the most visited section of the Great Wall of China, approximately 80 kilometres (50 mi) northwest of urban Beijing city in Yanqing District, which is within the Beijing municipality. The portion of the wall running through the site was built in 1504 during the Ming Dynasty, along with a military outpost reflecting the location's strategic importance. The highest point of Badaling is Beibalou, approximately 1,015 metres (3,330 ft) above sea level.
Badaling Great Wall was built in the Ming Dynasty (1505) to occupy a commanding and strategic position for protecting the Juyongguan Pass (Juyongguan section of the Great Wall) on its south, further protecting the city of Beijing.
The portion of the wall at Badaling has undergone restoration, and in 1957 it was the first section of the wall to open to tourists. Now visited annually by millions, the immediate area has seen significant development, including hotels, restaurants, and a cable car. The recently completed Badaling Expressway connects Badaling with central Beijing. Line 2, Beijing Suburban Railway, served people who wanted to go to the Great Wall from Beijing North Railway Station. The 877 bus runs frequently between Deshengmen Bus Station (adjacent to the Jishuitan Station on Line 2, Beijing Subway) and Badaling.
Ticket price: 40 yuan
The Summer Palace, is a vast ensemble of lakes, gardens and palaces in Beijing, China. It was an imperial garden in Qing Dynasty. Mainly dominated by Longevity Hill and Kunming Lake, it covers an expanse of 2.9 square kilometres (1.1 sq mi), three-quarters of which is water. Longevity Hill is about 60 metres (200 feet) high and has many buildings positioned in sequence. The front hill is rich with splendid halls and pavilions, while the back hill, in sharp contrast, is quiet with natural beauty. The central Kunming Lake, covering 2.2 square kilometres (540 acres), was entirely man-made and the excavated soil was used to build Longevity Hill.
In December 1998, UNESCO included the Summer Palace on its World Heritage List. It declared the Summer Palace "a masterpiece of Chinese landscape garden design. The natural landscape of hills and open water is combined with artificial features such as pavilions, halls, palaces, temples and bridges to form a harmonious ensemble of outstanding aesthetic value".
Access: Beigongmen Station or Xiyuan Station on Line 4, Beijing Subway
Opening hours: 6:30-18:00.
Ticket price: 30 yuan.
South Luogu Lane is 786 meters long and 8 meters wide, connecting Gulou East St. on its north and Di’anmen East St. on the south. South Luogu Lane was built in 1267 when Yuan Da Du was constructed, and was a component of the market area in Yuan Da Du’s urban lyout, which had the imperial government built in the front, the market area at the back, the imperial ancestral temple on the left, and the sacrificial altar on the right. South Luogu Lane is among one of the oldest Hutongs around and has a history of over 800 years. Nowadays, this near 800-meter long North-South alleyway is filled with bars, cafes, restaurants, artsy little shops, souvenir shops and cute boutiques. It’s worth to spend an hour or two walking through the little alley ways and hutongs around it.
Access: South Luogu Lane Station on Line 6 and Line 8.
The Olympic Green is an Olympic Park in Chaoyang District, Beijing, China constructed for the 2008 Summer Olympics. Since then, the streets around the park have been used for an exhibition street race of the FIA GT1 World Championship in 2011, after a race at Goldenport Park Circuit in the vicinity. It will again serve as an Olympic Park when Beijing hosts the 2022 Winter Olympics. The Beijing National Stadium (国家体育场) or "Bird's Nest" (鸟巢) is the centerpiece of this project. It hosted the opening and closing ceremonies, athletics, and football finals of the Games. The stadium has room for 91,000 spectators, but the capacity was reduced to 80,000 after the Olympics. It will be the site of the opening and closing ceremonies of the 2022 Winter Olympics. The Beijing National Aquatics Center (国家游泳中心) or "Water Cube" (水立方) hosted the swimming, diving and synchronized swimming events. It has a capacity of 6,000 (17,000 during the 2008 Olympics) and is located next to the National Stadium. It will be the site of the curling competitions during the 2022 Winter Olympics.
Access: Olympic Sports Center Station on Line 8, Olympic Green Station on Line 15.
Opening hours: 8:30-19:00
Ticket price: 50 yuan
798 Art Zone, or Dashanzi Art District, comprise a complex of 50-year-old decommissioned military factory buildings boasting a unique architectural style, located in Dashanzi, Chaoyang District of Beijing, that houses a thriving artistic community. The area is often called the 798 Art District or Factory 798 although technically, Factory #798 is only one of several structures inside a complex formerly known as 718 Joint Factory. The buildings are within alleys number 2 and 4 on Jiǔxiānqiáo Lù (酒仙桥路), south of the Dàshānziqiáo flyover (大山子桥). In recent years, it has been the main venue for the annual Beijing Queer Film Festival and Beijing Design Week.
Access: Wangjing South Station on Line 14, Beijing Subway.
Opening Hours: 10:00-18:00. Most art gallery is closed on Monday.
Tsinghua University is a research university located in Beijing and a member of the C9 League of Chinese universities. With its motto of Self-Discipline and Social Commitment, Tsinghua University is dedicated to academic excellence, the well-being of Chinese Society, and global development. Tsinghua is ranked as one of the top academic institutions in China and Asia, and 14th worldwide in the 2017 Times Higher Education World Reputation Rankings. Since 2015, Tsinghua has been ranked as the best engineering and computer science school in the world, based in part on its total research output and performances, topping both Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and National University of Singapore (NUS).
Access: East Gate of Peking University Station on Line 4, Wudaokou Station on Line 13, Qinghua Road West Station on Line 15.
Opening hours: Saturday and Sunday 8:30-11:30, 13:30-16:30