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Press Conference Held for Silk Road International Cultural Forum
The Silk Road International Cultural Forum 2015's press conference took place on August 12th, in Beijing.
Sky Running Comes to Asia
This February saw the first ever Asian Sky Running Championship race come to Hong Kong. The competition is one of the most physically demanding a runner can put their body through.
Bill Viola's Video Art: Tackling Life and Death Head On
A wine tasting of Xixiaking wine from Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region was hosted in Beijing.
Documentary Passage to China released in Beijing
Passage to China, a large-scale documentary series produced by the Chinese Ministry of Culture and Discovery Networks Asia-Pacific (DNAP), was released in Beijing on Feb 9.

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Sky Running Comes to Asia

Sky Running Comes to Asia

This February saw the first ever Asian Sky Running Championship race come to Hong Kong. The competition is one of the most physically demanding a runner can put their body through.

Museum In Nanjing Displays Relics From Six Dynasties

Museum In Nanjing Displays Relics From Six Dynasties

Nanjing, as "the ancient capital of six dynasties", has established a museum displaying art ifacts from the ancient Wu, Jin, Song, Qi, Liang and Chen dynasties from the early 3rd century to the end of 6th century.

Yellow River Wetland: Heaven For Birds

Yellow River Wetland: Heaven For Birds

Yellow River Wetland is a National Natural Reserve with a total area of 68 thousands hectare in Henan province.

China's Transportation Culture: Henan

China's Transportation Culture: Henan

Huanghelu Overpass is on Zhongzhou Boulevard in Zhengdong New District, Zhengzhou city, Henan Province.

Guozijian, an Old Street Packed with Memories

Guozijian, an Old Street Packed with Memories

Guozijian Street, or Imperial Academy Street, is an alley running east to west, located in central Beijing.

Ni Hao, Auto-Bots! Transformers Greet Fans in Beijing

Ni Hao, Auto-Bots! Transformers Greet Fans in Beijing

The Auto-Bots stand stalwart against the forces of evil on June 24, 2014, at a popular tourist spot on Qianmen Street in Beijing to herald the coming Chinese release of "Transformers: Age of Extinction" this coming Friday, June 27.

Top 10 Movie-themed Restaurants in Beijing

Top 10 Movie-themed Restaurants in Beijing

Movie fans often imagine being a part of the films they watch and hope to meet like-minded characters in similar situations.

Beihai Park in Early Summer

Beihai Park in Early Summer

Beihai (literally the Northern Sea) Park is one of the oldest, largest and best-preserved ancient imperial gardens in China. It was the former palace of emperors for successive dynasties.

China National Film Museum

China National Film Museum

China National Film Museum was founded in 2005 to commemorate the 100th anniversary of Chinese film, and is the largest professional film museum in the world.

Shanghai 2014 Jewelry Expo

Shanghai 2014 Jewelry Expo

What to expect at this year's jewelry expo

GZ Weekender: Get Happy

GZ Weekender: Get Happy

Whew! The week is finally over. After a four-day weekend, it feels like it took forever to get through.

7 Things To Salivate Over: Mother's Day Meals

7 Things To Salivate Over: Mother's Day Meals

Did it slip your mind that this Sunday is Mother's Day?

Bird's Nest - modern architecture marvel in Beijing

Bird's Nest - modern architecture marvel in Beijing

The National Stadium, as the main track and field stadium for the 2008 Olympics Games, is dubbed the 'bird's nest' because of its innovative grid formation.

Chopsticks and Beyond Goes to Where All Food Begins -- the Farm!

Chopsticks and Beyond Goes to Where All Food Begins -- the Farm!

Generally, C&B has been confined to the cozy surroundings of some of the finest kitchens in Beijing. This time was a departure from the norm

Bustling longtang in Shanghai

Bustling longtang in Shanghai

More and more restaurants, old folk houses, and shops are opened in longtang nowadays to attract visitors with the charm of tradition blended with modern fashion.

Paris-Beijing Photography Exhibit: Documents Past and Present

Paris-Beijing Photography Exhibit: Documents Past and Present

The Paris-Beijing exhibit at the Today Art Museum features some of the earliest photos taken in the country, progressing onwards to images captured by French photographers which eventually resemble the China we recognize today.

 
Guozijian, an Old Street Packed with Memories

Guozijian, an Old Street Packed with Memories

Guozijian Street, or Imperial Academy Street, is an alley running east to west, located in central Beijing.

Ni Hao, Auto-Bots! Transformers Greet Fans in Beijing

Ni Hao, Auto-Bots! Transformers Greet Fans in Beijing

The Auto-Bots stand stalwart against the forces of evil on June 24, 2014, at a popular tourist spot on Qianmen Street in Beijing to herald the coming Chinese release of "Transformers: Age of Extinction" this coming Friday, June 27.

Theme Park To Tell Story Of The Battle of Shanghai

Theme Park To Tell Story Of The Battle of Shanghai

A museum in Baoshan District that commemorates the Battle of Shanghai is to be redeveloped as a memorial theme park.

12 Star Signs, Choose Your Exclusive City

12 Star Signs, Choose Your Exclusive City

There are 12 signs in the zodiac and some people believe their sign influences their character and what will happen to them in the future. Here is a list of the best cities for travel, according to the 12 signs of the modern zodiac.

Beihai Park in Early Summer

Beihai Park in Early Summer

Beihai (literally the Northern Sea) Park is one of the oldest, largest and best-preserved ancient imperial gardens in China. It was the former palace of emperors for successive dynasties.

China National Film Museum

China National Film Museum

China National Film Museum was founded in 2005 to commemorate the 100th anniversary of Chinese film, and is the largest professional film museum in the world.

GZ Weekender: Get Happy

GZ Weekender: Get Happy

Whew! The week is finally over. After a four-day weekend, it feels like it took forever to get through.

Bird's Nest - modern architecture marvel in Beijing

Bird's Nest - modern architecture marvel in Beijing

The National Stadium, as the main track and field stadium for the 2008 Olympics Games, is dubbed the 'bird's nest' because of its innovative grid formation.

Chopsticks and Beyond Goes to Where All Food Begins -- the Farm!

Chopsticks and Beyond Goes to Where All Food Begins -- the Farm!

Generally, C&B has been confined to the cozy surroundings of some of the finest kitchens in Beijing. This time was a departure from the norm

Bustling longtang in Shanghai

Bustling longtang in Shanghai

More and more restaurants, old folk houses, and shops are opened in longtang nowadays to attract visitors with the charm of tradition blended with modern fashion.

Paris-Beijing Photography Exhibit: Documents Past and Present

Paris-Beijing Photography Exhibit: Documents Past and Present

The Paris-Beijing exhibit at the Today Art Museum features some of the earliest photos taken in the country, progressing onwards to images captured by French photographers which eventually resemble the China we recognize today.

Photos Up! Beatstorm Saturday Night

Photos Up! Beatstorm Saturday Night

f you've been missing Beatstorm Saturday Night at Love It, all you have to do is scroll through the pictures to see why you should be there this Saturday night. Everyone is up for the monster challenge!

Han Lounge: It'll Get You Hyper

Han Lounge: It'll Get You Hyper

Han Lounge is truly your let's get down and dirty, body poppin’, booty shakin’ place to be!

Tulip 'Cathay' Makes Debut in Beijing

Tulip 'Cathay' Makes Debut in Beijing

"Cathay", the new strain of tulip named by Peng Liyuan during their visit to the Netherlands in March, arrives on Monday April 22, 2014, at the Beijing International Flower Port

Bloom and Bust: Jingshan Park's Peony Festival

Bloom and Bust: Jingshan Park's Peony Festival

Timing is everything for flower enthusiasts, and the flowers in Beijing have a tight schedule to follow.

Weekend Planner: Live Music

Weekend Planner: Live Music

Featuring Hedgehog, Hanggai, Record Store Day and more

Blooming tulips seen in Beijing's Zhongshan Park

Blooming tulips seen in Beijing's Zhongshan Park

A tulip show is open to the public in April and May at the park.

Midi line-up announced + tickets on sale now

Midi line-up announced + tickets on sale now

See what's in store for this year's Midi Music Festival

INTRO Festival: 2014 line-up and venue announced

INTRO Festival: 2014 line-up and venue announced

The first news on May's electro fest, including date , venue and line-ups

Peony Flowers Bloom in Jingshan Park

Peony Flowers Bloom in Jingshan Park

Peony flowers in full blossom at Jingshan Park in Beijing.

 
Top 10 Movie-themed Restaurants in Beijing

Top 10 Movie-themed Restaurants in Beijing

Movie fans often imagine being a part of the films they watch and hope to meet like-minded characters in similar situations.

7 Things To Salivate Over: Mother's Day Meals

7 Things To Salivate Over: Mother's Day Meals

Did it slip your mind that this Sunday is Mother's Day?

First look: Dixie

First look: Dixie

Tiny shop that serves affordable Korean-influenced tacos on Changle Lu

Professional Chefs Teach, Learn, and Compete on Chopsticks & Beyond

Professional Chefs Teach, Learn, and Compete on Chopsticks & Beyond

Chopsticks & Beyond is continuing to promote cross-culture cuisine.

Celebrate St Patrick’s Day in Beijing

Celebrate St Patrick’s Day in Beijing

Your guide to painting the town green for St Paddy's Day 2014 Nightlife Blogs

Guangzhou's Hidden Bastions of Authentic Ramen

Guangzhou's Hidden Bastions of Authentic Ramen

How many authentic Japanese ramen restaurants are in Guangzhou?

The Time Out Beijing Food Awards are back!

The Time Out Beijing Food Awards are back!

Now in its seventh year, the Time Out Beijing Food Awards are the city’s most highly anticipated industry awards.

First Sip: O Theatre

First Sip: O Theatre

Brothers Javier and Diego Ferro quietly opened this little cocktail lounge on the second floor of the Lyceum Theatre just before the CNY holidays.

Hidden Kyodaifune & Marutan Authentically Japanese

Hidden Kyodaifune & Marutan Authentically Japanese

Fresh ingredients and delicate presentations are the most charming aspects of Japanese cuisine, and both are put on fully display at a little hidden place in Guangzhou.

Restaurant Week Returns to Beijing

Restaurant Week Returns to Beijing

Even after Valentine's Day, there'll still be plenty of opportunity to sweep loved ones off their feet at Dining Week 2014.

Mediocre Thai Defined at Banana Leaf

Mediocre Thai Defined at Banana Leaf

Banana Leaf is a chain of the ever-popular Thai restaurants that are spreading across China.

Who Knows Shanghainese Cuisine? Jesse Does

Who Knows Shanghainese Cuisine? Jesse Does

When a restaurant is frequently touted as "the best in the city" and wins awards for being the top restaurant for Shanghainese cuisuine, there's a reputation to live up to

Festivities in Shanghai

Festivities in Shanghai

Private individuals are benefiting from the frugality campaign aimed at government officials, as major Shanghai hotels offer affordable Lunar New Year menus

Xiaolongbao in Shanghai: Where It All Began

Xiaolongbao in Shanghai: Where It All Began

Any exploration of Shanghai cuisine would be sadly incomplete without a sampling of xiaolongbao.

The Expanse of Shanghai Cuisine at Hong Rui Xing

The Expanse of Shanghai Cuisine at Hong Rui Xing

Shanghai cuisine runs the gamut from low-end to high-end, from modest tofu up to the pricey consumption of exotic species

Wu Guan Tang: Vegetarian Basic Good Eats

Wu Guan Tang: Vegetarian Basic Good Eats

Vegetarian restaurants come in many shapes and sizes, but it's hard sometimes to find one that brings things back to basics

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Guangzhou's "Lotus in Water" Teahouse

Running a successful teahouse in Guangzhou is a pursuit of perfection, since everyone in Guangzhou seems to be a cook or a food critic

New Heights: Modern Design and Food with a View

New Heights: Modern Design and Food with a View

Visitors to Shanghai flock to The Bund to view the waters and architecture, but come meal time, one of the city's most popular restaurants is a welcome addition to the day's itinerary.

First look: The 1st Seasons

First look: The 1st Seasons

Shanghai’s holiday season brought a bounty of Chinese chefs and proprietors running fine Western cuisine destinations.

Just Your Average Zhou?

Just Your Average Zhou?

Congee ("zhou" in Mandarin), or rice porridge, is a common dish in many countries and its roots in Guangzhou go particularly deep.

 
Shanghai 2014 Jewelry Expo

Shanghai 2014 Jewelry Expo

What to expect at this year's jewelry expo

Creative Collective's Spring Fling

Creative Collective's Spring Fling

Local creative events and fashion studio Creative Collective have teamed up with local e-commerce shop and boutique Mode in Asia for a spring collection preview.

Affordable British Fast Fashion Chain in the Cloud Nine Mall

Affordable British Fast Fashion Chain in the Cloud Nine Mall

Skint students and homesick Brits rejoice: fast fashion chain New Look has landed in Shanghai.

Words Hit Hard at the Bookworm Translation Slam

Words Hit Hard at the Bookworm Translation Slam

Worlds of words crash, clash and harmonize in the buzzing minds of all those that recontexualize texts in languages. Meanings are invariably up for debate.

Bespoke Goods in Beijing

Bespoke Goods in Beijing

China may be the factory of the world, but what if you want something that's not mass-produced? Time Out goes in search of five master artisans that specialise in bespoke services.

Doing the Thing in Shanghai

Doing the Thing in Shanghai

Face it. You're in China, you want to get some hip threads, but I Heart BJ and Chairman Mao T-shirts aren't going to do it this time.

Shanghai Qipaos: Sexing It Up

Shanghai Qipaos: Sexing It Up

It was back in the 1920s that Shanghai clothiers took the then bulky qipao, stripped it down, and added sensual curves to it.

Faked Out at Baiyun World Leather Trading Center

Faked Out at Baiyun World Leather Trading Center

The market once played a central role in selling replica brand name products that got exported across the planet...

Nanjing Road: Centuries of Shopping

Nanjing Road: Centuries of Shopping

Shanghai's reputation has long had a sharp focus on commerce and fashion. For anyone who wants to see the proof, go no further than Nanjing Road East.

Electronics and Beyond at Metro City

Electronics and Beyond at Metro City

China's reputation for manufacturing electronics has only been growing, as has the availability of products domestically.

Xintiandi: A Shopping District Gone Right?

Xintiandi: A Shopping District Gone Right?

Literally translated as "new heaven and earth," Xintiandi is a trendy Shanghai spot for boutique shopping, art galleries, open-air cafes and upscale bars.

Wanguo Outlet Mall: Top Mall, Average at Best

Wanguo Outlet Mall: Top Mall, Average at Best

Much of Guangzhou's charm lies in the fact that it's a very Chinese city that's developing fast; but still far from being considered developed.

Toy Shopping in Guangzhou: Big Time

Toy Shopping in Guangzhou: Big Time

Toys may be for kids, but toy manufacturing and selling is clearly within the realm of big business.

Exploring the Hidden Treasures at Panjiayuan Antique Market

Exploring the Hidden Treasures at Panjiayuan Antique Market

Panjiayuan Market in Beijing was formed in 1992, and has now become an antique art market disseminating Chinese antique folk culture.

Shinkong Place and Seasons Place: Beijing’s Anchors to Luxury

Shinkong Place and Seasons Place: Beijing’s Anchors to Luxury

It's a well-known fact that Beijing is home to a number of wealthy people whose everyday purchases preferably exhibit style and prestige.

Computer Crush at Zhongguancun

Computer Crush at Zhongguancun

Zhongguancun is China's version of Silicon Valley, its locus of information technology.

The Zoo Market: Down and Dirty

The Zoo Market: Down and Dirty

Sometimes shopping in Beijing is just about buying stuff, but other times it's a full-on cultural snapshot, splicing together issues about societal classes, brand identities, and fashion appropriation and reinterpretation.

Waobao: Welcome to the No Money Zone

Waobao: Welcome to the No Money Zone

Waobao's cheeky name takes its cues from Taobao, China's answer to e-Bay and Amazon. But Waobao follows a different kind of mission statement, where goods and services are shared and exchanged without a bill or coin in sight. Welcome to Waobao's No Money Zone.

Joy City, Raffles City and The Place: Midrange Malls Go High End

Joy City, Raffles City and The Place: Midrange Malls Go High End

A focus of the Xidan area, Joy City is one of the largest shopping centers in the capital. Thirteen floors of consumer bliss, it's full of contemporary clothing and accessory brand names.

 

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The first Hello Kitty theme park outside Japan officially opened on Thursday, the first day of the year in the Anji county, Huzhou city, East China's Zhejiang province.

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