Beijing · China · Foodspotting

The crispy and juicy Beijing Duck of Da Dong

If you go to Beijing you will find a lot of restaurants that serve duck, but if you want to try an authentic Beijing Duck with cucumber and scallions wrapped in thin pancakes you should know where to look and also put some money aside for it. I tried out Da Dong Roast Duck Restaurant.… Continue reading The crispy and juicy Beijing Duck of Da Dong

Chengdu · China · Foodspotting

Wide and Narrow Alley

If you want to know how an ancient street looks like and what ancient buildings there might have been, you should visit the Wide and Narrow Alley (Kuan-Zhai Lane) 宽窄巷子 in Chengdu. The newly restored old architecture dates back to the Ming (1368-1644) and Qing (1644-1911) dynasty and gives you an impression how people might… Continue reading Wide and Narrow Alley

Chengdu · China

Chengdu people’s park

Chengdu People’s park人民公园 is one of the most popular and largest parks in Chengdu. You can not only find beautiful lakes and grass land, but also beautiful gardens, authentic tea houses and monuments like the Memorial to the Railway Protection Movement in 1911. Regularly there are performances and exhibitions in the park and just like… Continue reading Chengdu people’s park