Imperial City Ruins Park
Small road-side square; popular evening spot for formation dancing.
Mào'ér Lǎolǐ Health Club
Located intriguingly inside part of an old courtyard off historic Mao'er Hutong, this small massage parlour is great value. One hour...
Offering a bit of breathing space away from the hubbub of touristy Nanluogu Xiang is this cool little coffee shop that's straight out of...
Down an alleyway off a sleepy hútòng is this enchanting cafe within the Pénghāo Theatre . It has a lovely secluded rooftop seating area...
Swish Sìchuān with a twist, served up in a courtyard that was once the home of a famous Qing-dynasty general. Source is an amenable place to sample the delights of some of China’s hottest dishes, as the chefs here tend to go easy on the chillies. You choose from a selection of set menus, which changes every month, and there’s an extensive wine list.