SAS Spring 17
Collected by Emily Mathias
24 Xinyuan Xili Middle St, Chaoyang Qu, Beijing Shi, China, 100001
Dumpling chain Din Tai Fung has gone from humble beginnings in Taiwan some 40 years ago to a presence in 10 countries, including Singapore, the United States, Australia, and Japan. The secret of its success lies in one item—xiaolongbao—a type of...
China, Beijing Shi, Dongcheng Qu, Xinzhong St, 新中街乙12号 邮政编码: 100001
After decades of rule by innocuous lagers, a small revolution is brewing in Beijing's beer scene, with a handful of small-scale brew operations popping up over the past few years. Great Leap is among them and brings together foreign beer makers...
China, Beijing Shi, Haidian Qu, WuDaoKou, Shuangqing Rd, 88号, Huayuan Century Commercial Building 203 邮政编码: 100083
Vegetarianism in China has a long history, and the locals have become masters at faking the taste and texture of meat. Veggie Tiger (Suhu), however, has broadened beyond the typical fake kebabs for an inspired menu of vegetarian dishes, including...
The Great Wall of China runs more than 21,000 kilometers (over 13,000 miles), not as one continuous wall but rather as fortified wall sections. Some of the sections date back more than 2,500 years, though only 8.2 percent of the existing wall is...
4 Jingshan Front St, Dongcheng Qu, Beijing Shi, China, 100006
Beijing's number one tourist attraction is a massive former imperial palace known as the Forbidden City. Between 1416 and 1911, it was home to 24 Ming and Qing dynasty emperors and their families and staff. In 1912, after the abdication of...