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Top 10 Beijing by Andrew Humphreys

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Top 10Accommodation Tips

1Area options

Distances in Beijing are vast, and roads are perpetually choked with traffic, so if you don’t want to spend half your visit sitting in the back of a succession of taxis, be careful when choosing the location of your hotel. Unless business requires you to be elsewhere, then aim to stay as close to the Forbidden City as possible. In a choice of east side versus west, favor the former, since there are better restaurants and shopping opportunities.

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