Discover where the last emperor threw in the towel at the astonishing Forbidden City. Hone your haggling skills for must-have Mao memorabilia and silk everything. Learn to slurp noodles, wield chopsticks and avoid talking politics at the table.Experience Beijing's rich culture, from ancient history to medieval temples to modern literature. In This Guide: The only guide with Chinese script throughout the book and on maps makes navigating Beijing easy. Special chapters on Beijing'shistoric hutong (alleyways) and China's iconic Great Wall. Meet some of the 17 million inhabitants through interviews with a bar owner, a rock star, a Peking duck master and more.The country code to use to access China is 86; the code for Hong Kong is 852 and Macau is 853. ... 011 in the USA and so on), dial the country code (86) and then the area code for BAijAlng (010), dropping the first zero, and then dial the localanbsp;...
|Title||:||Lonely Planet Beijing|
|Author||:||Lonely Planet, Damian Harper, David Eimer|
|Publisher||:||Lonely Planet - 2010-09-01|