• Hotel Cote Cour Review
    Beijing,  China

    HOTEL COTE COUR: the Beijing stay of your dreams!

    I rarely post about hotels I’ve been to, but Hotel Cote Cour in Bejing is most definitely worth a great review! So why not writing one directly on my personal blog? Beijing offers an infinite number of accommodation options, from budget hostels to more luxurious hotels, and it is thus very easy to find the perfect place that fits your needs and travel style. When we picked Beijing for our next trip, we wanted to feel the city vibes of China’s capital, but at the same time, we didn’t want to miss the chance to experience a more traditional atmosphere which, in the case of modern cities, is often hidden…

  • Beijing,  China

    Exploring Beijing in 4 Days: day 2 to 4 itinerary

    My first day exploring Beijing started off amazingly. If you checked my recommended itinerary for day 1, then you already know I visited some of the most remarkable landmarks of China’s great capital. It was a very intense and exhausting day but I got the chance to see many beautiful places, as well as learn so many interesting facts about China’s millennial history and traditions. It was great and I didn’t know it back then, but the best part was yet to come! Here’s where I recommend you go for the remaining 3 days of your Beijing trip! Day 2: The Great Wall of China (Admission fee ¥40 + Shuttle Bus…

  • Beijing - Forbidden City
    Beijing,  China

    Exploring Beijing in 4 Days: Tips for the trip & first day itinerary

    Beijing, capital of the People’s Republic of China and the second most populous “city proper” in the world. With its urban area of 1,368 km2, it may discourage many from venturing to such a far distant place for a couple of days only. If you’re one of those unfortunate souls who can’t have more than 5-6 days off and you’re planning on exploring Beijing in 4 days, this might be the right article for you! The only requirement you need is being open to less conventional flight times and to a full-day itinerary with just a few breaks. Before talking about my recommended itinerary, however, here are 4 things you…