Vast and varied, China is a unique and beautiful country. It is also one of mystery. While it is home to 50 UNESCO World Heritage Sites, beyond the largest cities and major tourist destinations, limited information is available to English-speaking travelers.
Explore China will change that, offering detailed information on historical sites, scenic nature spots and culinary highlights, as well as information on transportation links and recommendations on places to stay. In addition to highlighting places that you must visit or activities to partake in, local delicacies to savor and hotels to stay in, we’ve also utilized our network of local experts, including writers, artists, bloggers and travel service providers. They've given us some insider’s tips on uncovering some hidden gems that most tourists wouldn’t know about.
As such, Explore China isn’t just all about hitting the most popular and hottest tourist spots in town. It's also a guide on how to explore these places through the eyes of experienced travelers and locals.
Content overview (200 pages)
-Historical and geographical facts and points of significance
-Where to stay, eat and drink, with must try dishes and local delicacies
-Transportation information, airports, railway and road connections
-Tips on shopping, and local products worth looking out for
-UNESCO World Heritage Sites and Sacred Mountains
-China’s 55 ethnic minorities and their culture
-Chinese characters and pinyin to facilitate travel and communication
-How to set up a phone and digital payment methods