Any time is a good time to travel to China, but each season has its perks! Spring and fall are ideal times to experience China in mild weather, but consider that this peak time means crowds and higher prices. If you’re brave and like the cold, winter brings the historic Harbin Ice Festival — and cheaper flights. Check out the pros and cons of visiting China in each season, and figure out which works the best for you!
Are you a young adventure-seeker looking to travel the world? Why not start with China? There is so much the country has to offer young people, from the exciting nightlife to the world-class universities where you can become fluet in Mandarin! Check out these top 5 cities for students and young people in China and choose one that’s best for you!
Asia is becoming the hot spot to travel to, so we got the scoop on the top destinations in Asia just for you. From soaring skyscrapers to delicious street food, Asia gives travelers a taste of different cultures. With the recent strength of the US dollar, it also makes Asia one of the prime destinations to travel too. Check out what makes these places special:
Resolve to travel more this new year? CNN lists 10 exciting attractions opening in 2015
The first of the top 10 most exciting attractions opening in 2015 was the Hello Kitty Park in the Zhejiang Province, China. Hello Kitty’s adoring fans lined up on New Year’s Day to enjoy the 11 themed facilities, including: performance venues, amusement rides, a luxury resort and a grand mahjong hall. The project cost $215 million and is the first Hello Kitty theme park outside of Japan. It is expected to attract one million visitors per year. (more…)
12 Days of Travel: G14CHINA
China has something for everyone, as this country is full of infinite culture, gorgeous landscapes, advanced urban centres, and diversity of possible experiences. Whether your experience entails the thriving neon cities that stretch the horizon such as Shanghai and Beijing or absorbing the rich history of China by walking the Great Wall, China provides a true experience of how past culture meets the modern world. (more…)
“Traveling is a fool’s paradise,” Ralph Waldo Emerson said. “I have no cranky objection to world travel for the purposes of art, of study, and goodwill, as long as the individual is first domesticated, or doesn’t go abroad with the hope of finding something greater that what he knows. He who travels to be amused, or to get something he doesn’t have within, travels away from himself.” (more…)
Hong Kong is the heart of international travel in Asia. It is cheap and easy to get to from most places and is one of the most dense and vertical cities in the world. Its neighbor to the south is Macau, the Las Vegas of Asia! Hong Kong and Macau are China’s two “special administrative regions,” which basically means that they operate as their own countries (they have their own currencies and governments and you need to show your passport to get in), even though they are very small in size and are technically part of China. (more…)