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China is located in Eastern Asia and is the second largest country in the world by land area. China’s landscape varies from the hills and low mountain ranges in the southern region to the broad grasslands in the north. Travel in China includes some of the world’s greatest known landmarks such as the Great Wall and the Forbidden City. Beijing, the capital city, and Hong Kong, known for its expansive skyline, are some of China’s top destinations.

Teaching English in China

Finding My Own Path:Teaching English in China

How I learned to stop listening to everyone else and follow my heart.
Travel in Hong Kong

Hong Kong: Calm Amid the Hustle

The name means “ Fragrant Harbour,” and it probably derives from the scents of flowers that once adorned the hills. Today, there’s lots of traffic.
Running in Hong Kong

Running Away from it All: Places to Race

Races across the globe offer the visitor a chance to meet locals and see the sights in a way few ever do.
A misty village along the Li River. Photo by Harvey Thomlinson

Cruise on the Li River, China’s Artistic Masterpiece

A traveler journeys along the Li River in search of the elusive ideal of Chinese landscape beauty.
In Yunnan, the rice terraces are practical and beautiful. Photo by FLICKR/The rice terraces in Yunnan catch the light. Photo by FLICKR/ Hoang Giang Hai

Exploring Yunnan: A Different Side of China

Though often overlooked, visitors to Yunnan experience a different side of China.

Wall Space: China’s Great Wall Without the Crowds

Can you keep a secret? Learn where the crowds are, and are not, all along the Great Wall of China.
Tibet

Video: Tibetan Dance

Carlo Alberto Cavallo offers a fascinating glimpse of Tibet, with her smiling faces, warm colors and awe-inspiring landscape.
Pilgrims visit Jokhang Temple.

Temples and Traditions: Seven Days in Tibet

Lhasa may be a modern city, but her people hold fast to their ancient Tibetan heritage.

The Road by Rickshaw: China’s Taklamakan Desert

In China, sometimes it pays to take the road less traveled.
Yao Ming spends a lot of time on the road with the team.

Keeping Up with Yao Ming: China’s Popular Basketball Star

Basketball great Yao Ming brings cultures together with his easy-going manner and his gift with the ball.
Travel Tales

Go World Travel Readers’ Tales

From eating mystery meat in China to meeting a new friend, Go World Travel readers share their adventures.
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Video: Around Hong Kong in 7 Drinks

Hong Kong is a blend of east and west. That's evident in the city's nightlife -- and especially its drinks.
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Video: 5 Hidden Places in Hong Kong

In a fast-paced city like Hong Kong, it’s hard to keep up with what’s new. Here are five hidden gems.
Travel in Hong Kong

Travel in Hong Kong: Meet the People

Hong Kong residents offer an inside look at their hometown.

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