The best times to visit China are spring (April–May) and autumn (September–October).
GOOD TO KNOW
About 1 in 5 people in the world are Chinese.
Feasting on a roast duck dinner in Beijing
Cruising through the dramatic Three Gorges
Visiting breeding Pandas in Chengdu
BE SURE TO TRY
• Peking Roasted Duck
• Hot Pot
• Soup Dumplings
Wealth And Power: China’s Long March To The Twenty-first Century by Orville Schell From the Tea Village by Rebecca D. Henderson Understanding China, A Guide to China’s Economy, History and Politics by John Bryan Starr
A tourist visa is required for Canadian and American passport holders.