White Cloud Temple
White Cloud Temple, once the Taoist centre of northern China, was founded in AD 739, although most of the temple halls date from the...
Běijīng’s South Cathedral – the first church to be built in central Běijīng – was constructed on the site of the house of Jesuit...
Behind the riveting good looks of the Capital Museum are some first-rate galleries, including a mesmerising collection of ancient...
Běijīng Concert Hall
The 2000-seat Běijīng Concert Hall showcases performances of classical Chinese music as well as international repertoires of Western...
This huge place attracts the local Huí hordes, who flock here for the big, juicy and succulent lamb kebabs (nothing like the tiny...
Xībiànmén Watchtower information
The counterpart of the Southeast Corner Watchtower, the Xībiànmén Watchtower is not as impressive as its robust and better-known sibling, but you can climb up onto a short section of the old city wall amid the roaring traffic.