The most practical guide yet for walking China's capital! Beijing by Foot shows you the real city behind the tourist facade, all contained in a handsome deck of 40 cards each handy card containing an interesting walk to lead you through neighborhoods old and new while you uncover forgotten ruins and little-known corners.
Savvy and thorough, Beijing by Foot takes in centuries-old relics against the rich backdrop of contemporary life. Each walk is traced on a detailed English-Chinese map and includes recommendations for Beijing s best dinning, shopping and drinking. Additional cards have key Mandarin phrases, and introductions to hutongs, courtyards, history, and more.
Grab a card and go wether it s to a hidden temple, a cutting-edge art district, or a willowy lake.
Ideal for both residents and visitors, Beijing by Foot brings you the city one slice at a time.
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Book Description Immersion Guides, U.S.A., 2008. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. this is a deckof cards in a box for sightseeing on foot seems to be all there but as is clean and tight. Bookseller Inventory # 17d51