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Shanghai: Art deco capital of the East

Shanghai: Art deco capital of the East

Architecture buff Spencer Dodington explains why Shanghai’s art deco heritage is unrivaled in Asia and how it differs from New York and Miami
Praying for good fortune at Lunar New Year

Praying for good fortune at Lunar New Year

Worshipers swarm local temples to pray for good luck on Lunar New Year's Day. Here's why
China’s top new scenic spot crowned

China’s top new scenic spot crowned

The nature reserve of Shennongjia isn't just gorgeous, it's China's most popular destination for Bigfoot believers
Gallery: World’s busiest port

Gallery: World’s busiest port

A trip to Shanghai Yangshan Port proves the city is not only about skyscrapers -- its industrial heart beats as strong as ever
3 ages of Shanghai: Past, present and future in hotel suites

3 ages of Shanghai: Past, present and future in hotel suites

Hotel Indigo’s time-themed suites are Shanghai's new party destination
Tattoos gone wrong: Permanently lost in translation

Tattoos gone wrong: Permanently lost in translation

10 of the worst "tatt-tastrophes" from The Hanzi Smatter blog, which translates Asian-language tattoos
China’s new ghost town: Wonderland in Beijing

China’s new ghost town: Wonderland in Beijing

Photographer Catherine Hyland discovers a massive deserted theme park not far from the Great Wall
'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
Xixi National Wetland Park: Hangzhou's hidden beauty

Xixi National Wetland Park: Hangzhou's hidden beauty

Serenity and peace in bustling Hangzhou? You can find it in Xixi, along with great views and a unique dining experience
Fusion fashion: China’s striking chocolate couture

Fusion fashion: China’s striking chocolate couture

World Chocolate Wonderland opens with a cutting-edge runway show
Wonderful, weird and wacky Christmas trees in China

Wonderful, weird and wacky Christmas trees in China

From Swarovski crystal to brand-new bikes, Chinese shopping malls spare no efforts when it comes to decorating Christmas trees
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