China

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
Chengdu

Chengdu

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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
World War II pilot, 99, reunited with historic plane

World War II pilot, 99, reunited with historic plane

The only two surviving pilots of the wartime China National Aviation Corp celebrate after an historic Douglas C-47 flight
Mooning mooncakes and fire dragons: Mid-Autumn Festival is here!

Mooning mooncakes and fire dragons: Mid-Autumn Festival is here!

"Moon Festival" kicks into gear with the year's brightest full moon hitting the sky on September 8
Custody battle diverts United flight bound for Beijing

Custody battle diverts United flight bound for Beijing

Flight 897 turned around five hours into journey at request of federal law enforcement
Famous landmarks like you've never seen them

Famous landmarks like you've never seen them

Unique "time sliced" technique captures beauty of day-to-night transitions by splicing 36 photos taken from dawn til dusk

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Asia food trends in 2015
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