April 2010. If you only have time for one Beijing temple, make it the grand Lama Temple. This is the largest Tibetan style temple in the world outside of Tibet itself. My visit here came way back in 2010 during my first year living in China. Make no mistake, this is an incredibly popular attraction. […]Read More
July 2014. Only in a city as contradictory and confusing as Beijing could a place like 798 Art District exist! The complex started out as a huge network of factories built by the East Germans in the 1950s. However, by the mid 90s the entire area had fallen into a state of disrepair. It was […]Read More
August 2009. If like me you’ve spent a fair amount of time exploring Asia, you’ll know that there comes a moment when you get all templed out. So by the time I rolled up in Shanghai I decided to limit my temple explorations to the charms of this A-list structure on West Nanjing Road. Welcome […]Read More
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