Articles Tagged ‘houhai lake’

2012 Chinese New Year in the Capital

2012 Chinese New Year in the Capital January 5, 2012 | Events | Read More
Chinese New Year is the biggest holiday of the year in Beijing. Starting January 23rd, 2012, expect the city to look like a war zone. Fireworks will be going off in every corner of the capital, with explosions rocking the ground for around fifteen days. Starting the 23rd (officially at midnight though...

Sanlitun Versus Huohai Nightlife

Sanlitun Versus Huohai Nightlife April 13, 2011 | Nightlife | Read More
Unlike Shanghai, Beijing has a few specific areas for great nightlife.Hou Hai Lake and the surrounding area offers a more classical location for sipping your favorite brew. Sanlitun represents modern Beijing and houses some great western and international bars and restaurants that are sometimes high...