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Hop a flight to Beijing before its street food scene disappears

Hop a flight to Beijing before its street food scene disappears The streets just south of Beijing's Tiananmen Square are an incongruous mix. Qianmen Street, which shoots straight south from Mao's Mausoleum and the Great Hall of the People, is a long-standing pedestrian thoroughfare lined with storefronts, now … Full News here – Read more on […]

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Police Fan Out Across Beijing to 'Counter Street Terrorism'

Police Fan Out Across Beijing to 'Counter Street Terrorism' Beijing: China tightened security in its capital on Monday, strengthening police patrols and restricting bulk purchases of gasoline, state media reported, in the wake of a string of violent attacks by militants. Beijing police sent out 150 armed patrol … Full News here – Read more […]

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This Video About Beijing Street Life Shows China In All Of Its Grit And Glory

This Video About Beijing Street Life Shows China In All Of Its Grit And Glory Beijing is a city with a public relations problem. It's plagued by all manner of 21st-century urban maladies: clogged streets, packed public transit, an astounding wealth gap and the occasional "Airpocalypse." Those are real problems with real … Full News […]

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Where is the Beijing Tuning Street?

Where is the Beijing Tuning Street? over the last three months I have bored you with stories about weird & speedy cars I saw on 'Beijing Tuning Street'. Many readers living in Beijing, and further away, asked me what and where this street was all about. I hope I answered all of you, but … […]

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2 killed, 1 injured in man's street knife attacks in Beijing

2 killed, 1 injured in man's street knife attacks in Beijing A rampaging man attacked car drivers and passengers with a knife on the street about 2pm today in Beijing, China's capital, China Central Television reported. Two people were killed in the attacks while another was still being treated in hospital. Full News here – […]

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Wall Street Journal blames Beijing troublemaking for US bribery probe

Wall Street Journal blames Beijing troublemaking for US bribery probe Meanwhile, the owners of the Wall Street Journal appear to believe that the allegations of bribery in China were the result of trouble-making by Beijing in retaliation for unfavourable reporting. In a statement to the Guardian, a representative of Dow … Full News here – […]

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Shocking Insects for Food – Wang Fu Jing Street, Beijing, China – Beijing Video

Insects for food? Wang Fu Jing, China. This is part of our Nexus Tour of Beijing. A very interesting part of Beijing, China. So apparently in Wang Fu Jing, in Beijing, they may be eating more than what is allowed? — in Beijing, China. Leviticus 11:20-23 “All flying insects that walk on all fours are […]

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Beijing Street Food, Part 2 :: Scorpions – Beijing Video

The Vagabond Project :: Hong Kong & Beijing Travel Web-Series Webisode #33: This is the second half of our Beijing Street Food guide. Check back in with Millana and Caro as they continue exploring Wangfujing in the Dongcheng District. After eating shark fins in Part 1, this webisode features a few sweeter treats! thevagabondproject.tv http […]

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Beijing Street Food, Part 1 – Travel Web Series – Beijing Video

The Vagabond Project :: Hong Kong & Beijing Travel Web-Series Webisode #26: If you haven’t heard… Beijing is known for their unusual eats, so when we shlepped Millana all the way to Beijing from NYC, we had to feature her experiencing some of the best stops for crazy street food. Follow Millana as she meets […]

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Beijing street is top for watches, jewelry

Beijing street is top for watches, jewelry Beijing's landmark Wangfujing Street shopping hub is among the country's top places for consumers to find premier consumer goods, especially luxury watches and jewelry. As of August 2012, a total of 52 watch brands, including 45 foreign brands – 33 … Full News here – Read more on […]

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"Beijing Was More Open-Minded": Street Artists Speak Out Against London's

"Beijing Was More Open-Minded": Street Artists Speak Out Against London's … Street artists are feeling the Olympic pinch. Although organisers Locog stated that there were no official rules on the removal of graffiti and murals, several pieces of street art have been painted over, including some featuring the strictly … Full News here – Read […]

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Foreigner takes a dip in flooded Beijing street – Beijing Video

Via beijingcream.com – This is the first time Beijing has issued an “orange” rainstorm alert since 2005, which is the second most severe warning, under “red.” The rain began at 10 am and has accumulated an average of 9.5 centimeters around the city as of 7 pm. (July 21, 2012) Source: v.youku.com Video Rating: 4 […]

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Olympics Twitter Burst Already Tops Beijing Games – Wall Street Journal

Twitter said Friday’s Olympics opening ceremony in London sparked 9.66 million mentions on the short-messaging service, already topping the total number of Twitter posts during the entire 2008 Olympics in Beijing. But in what many have called … Full News here – Beijing – Bing News

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Olympics Twitter Burst Already Tops Beijing Games – Wall Street Journal

Twitter said Friday’s Olympics opening ceremony in London sparked 9.66 million mentions on the short-messaging service, already topping the total number of Twitter posts during the entire 2008 Olympics in Beijing. But in what many have called … Full News here – Beijing – Bing News

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Beijing Flood Fears Prompt Run on Survival Tools – Wall Street Journal

A fatal tale of drowning in Beijing has caused a surge in the sale of survival tools online, as many residents feared a repeat of the weekend’s downpour. Ding Zhijian, a 34-year old magazine editor, became trapped in his car on Saturday during … Full News here – Beijing – Bing News

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