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What's Happening: Mark Your Calendars With the Best August Events | the Beijinger

What's Happening: Mark Your Calendars With the Best August Events | the Beijinger: In What's Happening we round up some of the most notable events for the coming month – dig in and let loose!


BEIJING 798 ART DISTRICT - YouTube

Beijing's Best Events That Won't Leave You Hungover, Jul 30-Aug 5 | the Beijinger

Beijing's Best Events That Won't Leave You Hungover, Jul 30-Aug 5 | the Beijinger: Our Events Watch series aims to highlight happenings that aren't focused on alcohol and drinking, but instead take a more educational or productive approach. Events include comedy, talks, networking events, markets, and dinners. Monday, Jul 30


TAIKOO LI Sanlitun, Beijing slow motion!! The capital’s hottest fashion destination 北京三里屯VLOG - YouTube

Karaiya SLT Closes Jul 30, Celebrates With Half-Price Deals, Plus New Location Announcement | the Beijinger

Karaiya SLT Closes Jul 30, Celebrates With Half-Price Deals, Plus New Location Announcement | the Beijinger: After eight years in Sanlitun Taikoo Li, Hunan restaurant Karaiya Spice House has announced that it will close on Monday, Jul 30 due to the expiration of their tenancy agreement.


Ghost Street Gui Jie - Beijing - China (1 last) - YouTube

Nibbles and Sips: Beijing's Food and Drink News Round-Up, July/August 2018 Edition | the Beijinger

Nibbles and Sips: Beijing's Food and Drink News Round-Up, July/August 2018 Edition | the Beijinger: Nibbles and Sips is a compilation of Beijing's F&B news, rumors, and tidbits to keep you abreast of all the best foodie happenings around the capital.


Beijing's Best Brewpub Burgers: Ep. 3 Slow Boat (Fry Meat Burger & Veggie Burger) - YouTube

What’s Up in Beer: Slow Boat and GLB Go to Tianjin, Tap Takeover at Peiping, Jing-A Team Up With The Rug Café | the Beijinger

Street Food Beijing - YouTube

Beijing, Where the Streets Are Filled With Spice | the Beijinger

Beijing, Where the Streets Are Filled With Spice | the Beijinger: Beijing may be far removed from the spicy south but our fine city still has its fair share of tongue-numbing and saliva-inducing street eats. In fact, we’d go as far as to say that if you know where to look, the streets are filled with spice. These are our favorite six (for the best results, round each mouthful out with a swig of ice-cold beer).


Beijing Flooded Again in 2018 July 北京七月再遇全城暴雨 - YouTube

Beijing Pummeled by Rain As First Typhoon in 13 Years Reaches Capital | the Beijinger

Beijing Pummeled by Rain As First Typhoon in 13 Years Reaches Capital | the Beijinger: After a week of flood disaster relief in its northern end, Beijing was hit with more rains from the first typhoon to reach the city in over a decade.


Chinese food:Traditional Beijing cuisine...BAO DU - YouTube

EAT: Jing Yaa Tang Summer Menu, Root Pop New Menu, Half-Price Slices at Cheesecake Factory | the Beijinger

EAT: Jing Yaa Tang Summer Menu, Root Pop New Menu, Half-Price Slices at Cheesecake Factory | the Beijinger: EAT: Jing Yaa Tang Summer Menu, Root Pop New Menu, Half-Price Slices at Cheesecake Factory


Beijing | Eat My World | Food Network Asia - YouTube

Beijing's Best Events That Won't Leave You Hungover, Jul 23-29 | the Beijinger

Street Food Beijing Noodles 2018 | Best Street Food Chinese | Amazing Street Food Beijing [Part 2] - YouTube

Sustainable in the City: Maintaining a Zero Waste Lifestyle in Beijing | the Beijinger

Sustainable in the City: Maintaining a Zero Waste Lifestyle in Beijing | the Beijinger: For many Westerners who have come to China, it’s like landing in an alternative universe – where according to the sheer amount of single-use disposable plastic in circulation, there’s no fear of climate change or polluted oceans. At meal times, the streets heave with delivery men, bringing cheap, convenient food packaged in plastic. While other countries are banning plastic bags, China is wrapping fruit and vegetables in cling wrap at warp speed.


Trees for Water – China. Exploring Forest Landscape Restoration for Beijing. - YouTube

I Want to Be-leaf: Beijing's Polluted Skies Helps Trees Grow Better | the Beijinger

I Want to Be-leaf: Beijing's Polluted Skies Helps Trees Grow Better | the Beijinger: Forget what you know, ye survivors of the Airpocalyse! Though you may have learned to eke out your existence within hermetically-sealed homes and come to associate the phrase "carry protection at all times" with air filters, know that the same air pollution against which you frantically try to protect yourself also serve to make Beijing's trees grow better and stronger.


THERE'S A HUGE PARK HERE?! | Chaoyang Park | Beijing Daily Vlogs - YouTube

Cool Off at Chaoyang Park's Ocean and Beach Carnival | the Beijinger

Cool Off at Chaoyang Park's Ocean and Beach Carnival | the Beijinger: Is that the sound of crashing waves? No, but close enough. Instead, it's the splish-splashing of Beijingers desperately trying to beat the intense July heat at Beijing’s Ocean and Beach Carnival, which is underway at Chaoyang Park until Aug 31.



BEIJING CRAFT BEER GUIDE - YouTube

What’s Up in Beer: GLB's Canned Honey Ma, Jing-A's New Jing-Jing Pop-Up, Slow Boat's New Crowler Label | the Beijinger

What’s Up in Beer: GLB's Canned Honey Ma, Jing-A's New Jing-Jing Pop-Up, Slow Boat's New Crowler Label | the Beijinger: Yes, we know it’s humid. Yes, we know the bloody rain won't stop. Yes, we know your flat's ceiling is leaking. But, thankfully, there's plenty of tempting new craft beer options around town to cure your summer-time blues.


A FULL DAY AT TSINGHUA UNIVERSITY IN CHINA | Life in Tsinghua - YouTube

New Line 13 Tsinghua University Station to Open this Year; Nanotech to Eliminate Subway Stench | the Beijinger

New Line 13 Tsinghua University Station to Open this Year; Nanotech to Eliminate Subway Stench | the Beijinger: Beijing residents living in the university area of Wudaokou won't be feeling so isolated anymore as new subway stations are expected to open on the Beijing Metro Line 13 by the end of the year.


Beijing - Yonghegong Lama Temple - How to get there. - YouTube

Cartoons and Beer: 77 Beer Girl Opens Near Lama Temple and 77 Theater | the Beijinger

Cartoons and Beer: 77 Beer Girl Opens Near Lama Temple and 77 Theater | the Beijinger: Dongcheng has been gifted with two new beer bars almost simultaneously courtesy of 77 Beer Girl opening a bar at the C&C Park (77文创园) on Guozijian and another at the 77 Theater near the National Art Museum of China on Meishuguan Houjie.


Beijing Fun Places - Volume III - Chaoyang Park (朝阳公园) - YouTube

Atlas Edges: Quality Cocktails at the Chaoyang Park Corner of the Map | the Beijinger

Atlas Edges: Quality Cocktails at the Chaoyang Park Corner of the Map | the Beijinger: Some cocktail lounges serve up strong enough drinks to leave you seeing double at the end of the night. But Atlas Edges will make you swear it’s happening from the moment you step inside. That’s because the slickly designed, recently opened Chaoyang Park-adjacent whiskey and cocktail joint has two bars on each wall, mirror image style. On the left, you have a cocktail bartender, and on the right is his colleague standing in front of shelves lined with whiskey from all corners of the globe.


Crossing the main intersection in Wudaokou, Beijing - YouTube

Wudaokou's Qing Dynasty Train Station Will Be Saved From Demolition | the Beijinger

Wudaokou's Qing Dynasty Train Station Will Be Saved From Demolition | the Beijinger: A Beijing train station that once belonged to China's earliest engineering feats of the modern era has been saved from the wrecking ball, making it one of the few survivors of an ongoing citywide urban rejuvenation campaign that has demolished hundreds of buildings.Local authorities have decided to preserve the century-old Qinghuayuan Railway Station as a local museum and community center as part of a future park named Wenchuan Gardens, reported Beijing Daily.


A Street Breakfast in Beijing - YouTube

Beijing's 13th Subway Malfunction of the Year Shuts Down Line 4 During Morning Rush | the Beijinger

Beijing's 13th Subway Malfunction of the Year Shuts Down Line 4 During Morning Rush | the Beijinger: The latest of a long line of morning rush hour delays to strike the Beijing Metro occurred Wednesday morning when an unspecified malfunction shut down parts of Line 4, causing numerous commuters to be late for work.Northbound subway service on Line 4 suddenly stopped at 8.40am on Wednesday between Pinganli Station (Line 6 interchange) and Caishikou Station (Line 7 interchange). Subway announcements told subway patrons to use alternative transportation if they did not want to wait.


Beijing's Cuisine of Emperors - YouTube

What’s Up in Beer: Jing-A Co-Brew and New Pop-Up Concept, New Batches at El Nido, Kiwi Brew at Beersmith | the Beijinger

Chinese Street Food Tour in Beijing, China 2018 - YouTube

No.192 Bavaria Bakery: A Welcome Addition to Guijie | the Beijinger

No.192 Bavaria Bakery: A Welcome Addition to Guijie | the Beijinger: When we talk about Guijie, what jumps to your mind? Spicy crawfish, hot and spicy hot pot, endless queues, or long bouts of streetside drinking? As the new kid on the block, No.192 Bavaria Bakery eschews all those Guijie conventions and breathes some welcome fresh air into the neighborhood. Let's just say those who live nearby will be happy to see an authentic bakery open in place of yet another hot pot joint.


Best Roast Duck In Beijing, China (China Street Food) What To Eat In China - YouTube

Michelin-Recommended The Cut Steak & Fries Pops Up at InfraRouge, Jul 11-Aug 31 | the Beijinger

Michelin-Recommended The Cut Steak & Fries Pops Up at InfraRouge, Jul 11-Aug 31 | the Beijinger: This summer, the grill at InfraRouge will be sizzling like the temperatures outside as Michelin-recommend Shanghai steak restaurant The Cut Steak & Fries takes over the kitchen from Jul 11 to Aug 31. The pop-up means that Beijingers now don’t have to leave the capital to experience Michelin-standard casual dining.


Beijing Street Food - Chinese Traditional Crepe Jian Bing - YouTube

Beefing Up China’s Red Meat Industry: Insiders Dish on China's Protein Prospects | the Beijinger

Beefing Up China’s Red Meat Industry: Insiders Dish on China's Protein Prospects | the Beijinger: These days, many a foodie wouldn’t blink at the sight of a pricey gourmet burger while perusing a menu. Yet that upscale trend would have been all but unthinkable when fast food beef and buns made their debut here in the late ‘80s, early ‘90s. “McDonald’s and KFC were both super successful when they arrived in China.


Beijing Street Food - Shrimp Tapioca Pancake - YouTube

Chai-ed Favorites Find New Life in Chaoyang Joy City's Upscale Woodstage Canteen | the Beijinger

Chai-ed Favorites Find New Life in Chaoyang Joy City's Upscale Woodstage Canteen | the Beijinger: It's no secret that the crackdown on Beijing’s streetside businesses over the past 18 months has coincided with a boom in mall dining. But we’ve yet to see such a pointed example of what Beijing's future F&B may hold as with Chaoyang Joy City's new Woodstage cafeteria, which is coordinated by the same team that started the Woodstock of Eating festivals throughout Beijing.


Beijing Street Food - Lanzhou Beef Hand Pulled Noodles - YouTube

Rock-Hard Buns: Regain Element’s Wine-Injected Beef Burger and Beer | the Beijinger

Rock-Hard Buns: Regain Element’s Wine-Injected Beef Burger and Beer | the Beijinger: In the wake of our 2018 Beijing Burger Festival and the ongoing Burger Cup, our Rock-Hard Buns series will whet your appetite by taking a look at those vendors who slung their wares at the veritable meat fest that just past. Remember to vote for your favorite here!


TOP 4 MUST TRY Street Foods in Beijing, CHINA - YouTube

Soak Your Weekend With 200+ Beers at the Imbeer China International Craft Beer Fest, Jul 7-8 | the Beijinger

Amazing street food in Beijing - Culinary paradise - YouTube

What’s Up in Beer: Imbeer Beer Fest, GLB Tap Takeover, Slow Boat's Clear NE IPA | the Beijinger

DEEP Chinese Street Food Tour in Beijing, China | BEST Unknown Street Foods + PEKING DUCK - YouTube

EAT: Graham Elliot at NUO, Breakfast at 3 Little Pigs, Set Lunch at Hulu, Beer Masterclass at Little Creatures | the Beijinger

Beijing Transport and Hutong Adventure - YouTube

Rock-Hard Buns: Cheap Burgers, Beer, and a DIY Ethos Make QS a Late-Night Favorite | the Beijinger

Rock-Hard Buns: Cheap Burgers, Beer, and a DIY Ethos Make QS a Late-Night Favorite | the Beijinger: In the wake of our 2018 Beijing Burger Festival and the ongoing Burger Cup, our Rock-Hard Buns series will whet your appetite by taking a look at those vendors who slung their wares at the veritable meat fest that just past. Remember to vote for your favorite here!


Living and doing business in Beijing's Hutong #‎expatsinchina‬ - YouTube

Authentic and Affordable Gansu Noodles on Offer at Xibei Yibei | the Beijinger

Authentic and Affordable Gansu Noodles on Offer at Xibei Yibei | the Beijinger: If you're looking for a simple but delicious lunch option among the swaths of fancy eateries in increasingly upscale Beijing, then you're not alone. Yes, it's little wonder why wholesome, down to earth Gansu cuisine has become a popular alternative as of late.


Hutong District in Beijing - YouTube

Noise Pollution: Trip Fuel, Dirty Fingers, Live Beijing Music Showcase, Xiayuan Festival, Tierney Sutton Band | the Beijinger

Down to Earth – International Hutong Homes - YouTube

Start Your Day Right With Obentos' New Breakfast Menu | the Beijinger

Start Your Day Right With Obentos' New Breakfast Menu | the Beijinger: Now that Beijing's sweltering summer days are upon us, leaving our bodies screaming for light and healthy food, Obentos has heeded our call. After all, the Japanese inspired Grand Summit eatery has long been one of our go-to's for guilt-free fare. This summer they've upped the ante with a new seasonal menu rife with breakfast options to get you up and out in the morning.


Walk Through Beijing Hutongs, Old Beijing Town - Shopping In Old Beijing City - Beijing China - YouTube

Café de la Poste Revamps Menu, Keeps Same Old Messy Charm | the Beijinger

Café de la Poste Revamps Menu, Keeps Same Old Messy Charm | the Beijinger: Truth be told, I haven't been to Café de la Poste since my more untoward, fresh-little-face-in-Dongcheng days – times when my body could run on nothing more than two baozi and 10 glasses of Beijing draft beer (the fact that they were 5 kuai a pop didn't hurt).