Sherman's Travel, April 2007
"...Encounter guides...discreet in size, but generous enough on page count to provide a fuller city experience minus the hefty guidebook load."
What Will Your Beijing Encounter Be?
...snapping-up contemporary art's next big think at Factory 798
...tucking into a hearty serve of the city's signature Peking Duck
...holding the international center stage with stunning Olympic venues
...seeking out songbirds or watching open-air mah jong games in the maze-like hutong
...busting out some kung fu moves or chilling at early-morning taichi
...watching the skyline shift day by day with ever-changing architecture
Discover Twice The City In Half The Time
...full-color pull-out map and detailed district maps for easy navigation during the Olympics and beyond
...our experienced author uncovers the best sights, shops, restaurants and entertainment
...unique itineraries and highlights help you make the most of a short break
...locals share their secrets from inside the Peking Opera, hottest restaurant or thriving local art scene