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How to Visit Tongli Water Town

Known as the Venice of the East, Tongli is a beautiful ancient water town with bridges, oriental gardens, and interesting halls. Spend a day admiring the traditional architecture in Tongli and the 49 stone bridges connecting the town.  Tongli offers

Beijing Forbidden City

How to Spend Two Days in Beijing

Beijing is an interesting city with a lot of history but it can be overwhelming to visit this large city. Spend one day walking around Beijing and visiting Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, and Wangfujing Street. On your second day, hike

Shanghai Observation Deck

Shanghai City Guide

Shanghai has many unique neighborhoods and countless things to see and do. Get a view of Shanghai from the second tallest building in the world, step back in time in the Old City, walk along the famous Nanjing Road shopping