China

'No weird buildings': The end for Chinese architectural ambitions?

'No weird buildings': The end for Chinese architectural ambitions?

President's call for fewer ostentatious structures could quash China's recent enthusiasm for incredible-looking buildings
Smog chokes Beijing marathon

Smog chokes Beijing marathon

Pollution forces runners in Sunday's Beijing International Marathon to don face masks
Coming soon: Best theme parks of the future

Coming soon: Best theme parks of the future

With so many awesome new attractions on the way, the next few years are going to be a roller coaster ride
The phenomenal growth of Beijing's subway

The phenomenal growth of Beijing's subway

Watch the Chinese capital's subway grow to 232 stations since its inception in 1971
Is China ready for stand-up comedy?

Is China ready for stand-up comedy?

Inside the Chinese mainland's first and only full-time stand-up comedy club
Is this the most incredible hotel to open this year?

Is this the most incredible hotel to open this year?

China's string of amazing hotel openings continues with the completion of the Sunrise Kempinski Hotel, Beijing
The world's scariest stairs

The world's scariest stairs

Whether spiraling up mountains or sky-scraping attractions, these stairs give new meaning to the phrase "watch your step"
6 ways Shanghai is different than the rest of China

6 ways Shanghai is different than the rest of China

Even during the harshest periods of the communist era, being Shanghainese meant something special in China
Some Coca-Cola with your merlot? 5 Chinese wine myths debunked

Some Coca-Cola with your merlot? 5 Chinese wine myths debunked

Experts examine some of the myths about drinking in the world's largest red wine market
Inside China's famous 'Friends' cafe

Inside China's famous 'Friends' cafe

One man loves the TV show so much he opened his own Central Perk in Beijing
A leap off China's tallest bridge

A leap off China's tallest bridge

BASE jumpers from 16 countries jumped from China's tallest bridge in the annual BASE jump challenge
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