By Jen Lin-Liu
Features: Beijing's earlier, current & destiny, crimson Communist Beijing, Beijing for artwork enthusiasts, and more
Beijing Day via Day is the right resolution for tourists who need to know the easiest areas to go to and easy methods to see town. This attractively priced, four-color consultant bargains dozens of itineraries that assist you to see the simplest of Beijing in a brief time--with bulleted maps that prepared the ground from sight to sight. that includes an entire variety of thematic and local excursions, plus eating, accommodation, purchasing, nightlife, and functional customer information, Beijing Day via Day is the one consultant that is helping tourists set up their time to get the main out of a visit. within this e-book you will find:
- Full colour all through with hundreds and hundreds of images and dozens of maps
- Sample one- to three-day itineraries that come with Beijing on a Bicycle, the nice Wall, Houhai Lake, and more
- Star scores for all motels, eating places and points of interest that clue readers in on nice reveals and values
- Tear-resistant foldout map in a convenient, reclosable plastic wallet
- Foldout entrance conceal, with at-a-glance maps and quick-reference info
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