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These attractively priced, four-color guides offer dozens of neighborhood and thematic tours, complete with hundreds of photos and bulleted maps that lead the way from sight to sight. Day by Days are the only guides that help travelers organize their time to get the most out of a trip.
  • Full-color package at an affordable price
  • Star ratings for all hotels, restaurants, and attractions
  • Foldout front covers with maps and quick-reference information
  • Tear-resistant map in a handy, reclosable plastic wallet
  • Handy pocket-sized trim

Features: Beijing's Past, Present & Future, Red Communist Beijing, Beijing for Art Lovers, and more

Beijing Day by Dayis the perfect answer for travelers who want to know the best places to visit and the best way to see the city. This attractively priced, four-color guide offers dozens of itineraries that show you how to see the best of Beijing in a short time--with bulleted maps that lead the way from sight to sight. Featuring a full range of thematic and neighborhood tours, plus dining, lodging, shopping, nightlife, and practical visitor info, Beijing Day by Dayis the only guide that helps travelers organize their time to get the most out of a trip. Inside this book you'll find:

  • Full color throughout with hundreds of photos and dozens of maps
  • A special 12-page, full-color guide to the Beijing Olympics, with information on venues, tickets, and package deals.
  • Sample one- to three-day itineraries that include Beijing on a Bicycle, The Great Wall, Houhai Lake, and more
  • Star ratings for all hotels, restaurants and attractions that clue readers in on great finds and values
  • Tear-resistant foldout map in a handy, reclosable plastic wallet
  • Foldout front cover, with at-a-glance maps and quick-reference info

Synopsis:

17 Self-guided Tours. 35 Maps. One Great Trip.

At last, a travel guide that tells you how to see the best of everything—in the smartest, most time-efficient way.

  • The best of Beijing in one, two, or three days
  • Thematic tours for every interest, schedule, and taste

  • Walking Tours of the city's best-loved neighborhoods

  • More than a hundred evocative color photos

  • Bulleted maps that show you how to get from place to place

  • Hotels, restaurants, shopping, and nightlife for all budgets

  • A tear-resistant foldout map—enclosed in a handy plastic wallet you can also use for tickets and souvenirs

Frommer's. The best trips start here.

Visit us online at Frommers.com

Synopsis:

These attractively priced, four-color guides offer dozens of neighborhood and thematic tours, complete with hundreds of photos and bulleted maps that lead the way from sight to sight. Day by Days are the only guides that help travelers organize their time to get the most out of a trip.
  • Full-color package at an affordable price
  • Star ratings for all hotels, restaurants, and attractions
  • Foldout front covers with maps and quick-reference information
  • Tear-resistant map in a handy, reclosable plastic wallet
  • Handy pocket-sized trim

Features: Beijing's Past, Present & Future, Red Communist Beijing, Beijing for Art Lovers, and more

Beijing Day by Day is the perfect answer for travelers who want to know the best places to visit and the best way to see the city. This attractively priced, four-color guide offers dozens of itineraries that show you how to see the best of Beijing in a short time--with bulleted maps that lead the way from sight to sight. Featuring a full range of thematic and neighborhood tours, plus dining, lodging, shopping, nightlife, and practical visitor info, Beijing Day by Day is the only guide that helps travelers organize their time to get the most out of a trip. Inside this book you'll find:

  • Full color throughout with hundreds of photos and dozens of maps
  • Sample one- to three-day itineraries that include Beijing on a Bicycle, The Great Wall, Houhai Lake, and more
  • Star ratings for all hotels, restaurants and attractions that clue readers in on great finds and values
  • Tear-resistant foldout map in a handy, reclosable plastic wallet
  • Foldout front cover, with at-a-glance maps and quick-reference info

About the Author

Jen Lin-Liu is a freelance writer based in Beijing. She is currently working on a book about China, through the lens of food, that will be published in 2008 by Harcourt. Raised in Southern California and educated at Columbia University in New York, she first moved to China in 2000 on a Fulbright scholarship.

Sherisse Pham graduated from the University of British Columbia and then quickly took off to Asia to set up camp. After a year in Taiwan, she sailed across the straits and took up residence on the mainland. She has lived in China for 3 years and is currently a Beijing-based freelancer who enjoys skipping around the nation’s capital finding interesting, little-known boutiques/ restaurants/curio shops and trumpeting their fabulousness for all to enjoy.

Table of Contents

13 Favorite Moments.

1 The Best Full-Day Tours.

The Best in One Day.

The Best in Two Days.

The Best in Three Days.

2 The Best Special-Interest Tours.

Beijing for Art Lovers.

Red Beijing.

Beijing by Bicycle.

Beijing: Past, Present & Future.

3 The Best Neighborhood Walks.

Back Lake Ramble.

Wangfujing.

Liulichang.

4 The Best Shopping.

Shopping Best Bets.

Beijing Shopping, A to Z.

5 The Best Dining.

Dining Best Bets.

Beijing Restaurants, A to Z.

6 The Best Nightlife.

Nightlife Best Bets.

Beijing Nightlife, A to Z.

7 The Best Arts & Entertainment.

Arts & Entertainment Best Bets.

Beijing Arts & Entertainment, A to Z.

8 The Best Lodging.

Lodging Best Bets.

Beijing Hotels, A to Z.

9 The Best Day Trips & Excursions.

The Great Wall & the Commune.

More Great Wall Excursions.

Chengde.

Pingyao.

The Savvy Traveler.

Before You Go.

Getting There.

Getting Around.

Fast Facts.

Beijing: A Brief History.

Mandarin Language Guide.

Beijing Menu Reader.

Recommended Books.

Toll-Free Numbers & Websites.

Index.

The Beijing Summer Olympics 2008.

Before You Go.

Getting Around.

The Paralympic Games.

Beijing Venues, A to Z.

Non-Beijing Venues, A to Z.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780470165423
Publisher:
Frommers
Subject:
Asia - China
Author:
Pham, Sherisse
Author:
Lin-Liu, Jen
Subject:
Beijing (China)
Subject:
| Travel | Asia
Copyright:
Series:
Frommer's Day by Day - Pocket
Series Volume:
20
Publication Date:
November 2007
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
196
Dimensions:
7.18x4.38x.57 in. .55 lbs.

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Product details 196 pages Frommer's - English 9780470165423 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , 17 Self-guided Tours. 35 Maps. One Great Trip.

At last, a travel guide that tells you how to see the best of everything—in the smartest, most time-efficient way.

  • The best of Beijing in one, two, or three days
  • Thematic tours for every interest, schedule, and taste

  • Walking Tours of the city's best-loved neighborhoods

  • More than a hundred evocative color photos

  • Bulleted maps that show you how to get from place to place

  • Hotels, restaurants, shopping, and nightlife for all budgets

  • A tear-resistant foldout map—enclosed in a handy plastic wallet you can also use for tickets and souvenirs

Frommer's. The best trips start here.

Visit us online at Frommers.com

"Synopsis" by , These attractively priced, four-color guides offer dozens of neighborhood and thematic tours, complete with hundreds of photos and bulleted maps that lead the way from sight to sight. Day by Days are the only guides that help travelers organize their time to get the most out of a trip.
  • Full-color package at an affordable price
  • Star ratings for all hotels, restaurants, and attractions
  • Foldout front covers with maps and quick-reference information
  • Tear-resistant map in a handy, reclosable plastic wallet
  • Handy pocket-sized trim

Features: Beijing's Past, Present & Future, Red Communist Beijing, Beijing for Art Lovers, and more

Beijing Day by Day is the perfect answer for travelers who want to know the best places to visit and the best way to see the city. This attractively priced, four-color guide offers dozens of itineraries that show you how to see the best of Beijing in a short time--with bulleted maps that lead the way from sight to sight. Featuring a full range of thematic and neighborhood tours, plus dining, lodging, shopping, nightlife, and practical visitor info, Beijing Day by Day is the only guide that helps travelers organize their time to get the most out of a trip. Inside this book you'll find:

  • Full color throughout with hundreds of photos and dozens of maps
  • Sample one- to three-day itineraries that include Beijing on a Bicycle, The Great Wall, Houhai Lake, and more
  • Star ratings for all hotels, restaurants and attractions that clue readers in on great finds and values
  • Tear-resistant foldout map in a handy, reclosable plastic wallet
  • Foldout front cover, with at-a-glance maps and quick-reference info

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