Hainan, renowned for its beach, is gaining a reputation as a top-class cycling destination.
The wind at the summit of Changbaishan (长白山) was like a sandstorm. The gusts were blowing across mythical Tianchi Lake, picking up flakes of ice and snow that were cutting into our frozen cheeks and lips.
Whether you enjoy strolling, picnicking, jogging, singing or even fishing, there’s a park for everyone in Beijing. Here are a few of the best.
By Duncan Gordon In the past, China’s north and western frontiers were the stages for epic battles with invading enemy forces. Much of these lands today