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Money and Bank during Beijing Tour

For the foreigners travelling to Beijing, money is very important point during the whole journey.

Bank of China: it is very important for the foreign travelers. Bank of China in Beijing houses branches including Wangfujing Branch, Qianmen Branch, Xidan Branch, Dongzhimen Branch and Xindongan Mall Branch.

Foreign Exchange: for the Great Britain Pound, Euro, U.S. Dollar, Swiss Franc, Singapore Dollar, etc are all exchangeable. In addition, foreign currency and checks are also exchangeable at the Bank of China. Other authorized banks offer foreign exchange service, some hotels, restaurants and shops will also accept foreign exchange business in order to provide convenience for foreign tourists.

Credit Card: credit card is very convenient for tourists to use credit cards in star hotels and the large scale markets of Beijing. Until now, main credit cards accepted in China are Master Card, Visa, American Express, JCB and Diners.

Shopping and Sightseeing in Liulichang

Beijing is a fun place to explore, with diverse options for an essential experience while visiting the historic city. For those who want to do some shopping and sightseeing in Beijing, Liulichang is definitely for you!

Beijing Liulichang

Information about Beijing Liulichang
Liulichang Cultural Street is located outside the Gate of Peace and boasts as a famous cultural street in Beijing. The history of Liulichang Cultural Street can date to Qing dynasty. At that time, millions of hopefuls flooded into this area, therefore, a whole bunch of book stores and stationery shops were highly concentrated here. This area is filled with a heavy and profound cultural atmosphere. There are also a large group of antiquity stores and shops crowding around this spot. Most of the foreign tourists would pay a visit to Liulichang Cultural Street every day. In former times, those who frequent here are mostly government officers, literature figures, archaeologists and students and so on. They come here to collect antiquities, drawings, books or sell collections or tour around and so on. However, nowadays, aside from those people, all walks of tourists have paid their visit to Liulichang Cultural Street and brought this old street back into life again.

What to explore at Liulichang
There are a large number of time-honored antiquity stores and stationery shops along Liulichang Cultural Street. Browsing in these stores and shops, tourists may come across many excellent traditional books, drawings and pens. In addition, near Liulichang Cultural Street lies a famous cuisine spot in Gate of Peace, like the most famous Quanjude roasted duck store and the current-popular Korea barbecue. Liulichang Cultural Street has always something unique and fabulous to offer you. Furthermore, Liulichang Cultural Street boasts a rich collection of antithetical couplets, thanks to its profound history and cultures. Today, these couplets have formed a unique attraction compared with other scenic spots in Liulichang Cultural Street. Moreover, the former Huoshen Temple has been converted as the assembly site of a writers union. A wide variety of cultural activities has been held here, as well as a great amount of sessions and speeches given by famous writers and professors. At the time, this place would be crowded with people. In addition, a large amount of literature works have been bred in this place. All these have added more charms and cultures into Liulichang Cultural Street.

Overall, what time of year you come to Liulichang, you will find a lot of fun things to see, do and experience!

Golden Tips for Beijing Suburb Area Visiting

Nowadays, more and more tourists start to go to Beijing suburb area for sightseeing. With tranquil environment and rich resources of landscapes, Beijing suburb area attracts loads of tourists every day. However, during the area exploring, some tips need your special attention.

Camping in Beijing Suburb Area

Design Destination According to Interests
It is a smart choice to cultivate sentiment and mood in Beijing suburb areas. Although it can't offer you imperial buildings and grand atmosphere, it can offer you fairy atmosphere and truly colorful world. Before your departure, you should have pre-arrangements about your destination. The sceneries range from natural landscapes, ancient villages, Great Wall, mountain area, water area, fruit picking area and flower appreciating area. Any of them can satisfy your desire. According to your interests and the seasons, just make your plan. Such as in autumn, fruits picking will be more meaningful.

Doing Enough Preparation
For suburb area sightseeing, it is very important to take enough preparations. Apart from the daily use, you should take more safety tools such as ban-aid, mosquito bites medicine, etc. However, the most important will be the thick clothes although it is in the summer. Located far distance away from Beijing city center, suburb area houses cool environment, especially in the morning and at night. After that, decide the tool according to your interests such as the loosen clothes for climbing mountains, swimwear for the water area and the tent for camping etc. At last, take too much cash is not a good idea, in case of losing or be stolen.

Pay Attention to Safety
No matter wherever you explore, safety is the first important thing. Beijing suburb area is full of mountain and plain lands, tourists should pay much attention on your safety. During the climbing journey, you should get together with your friends and relatives. If you come to the water area, please have a carefully look at the mark established near and decide whether the water area is available. If it is ok, you should consider the water depth and safety methods. For the tourists who enjoy the night camp in the mountains, especially during summer, you should consider the serpent, especially in the luxuriant trees area. In a word, get someone to accompany with you, it is best idea to gain a safety condition.

After the detail tips explaining, Beijing suburb area will be finished perfect!

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