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The ultimate, most comprehensive guide to travelling in China includes up-to-date reviews of the best places to stay, eat, sights, cultural information, maps, transport tips and a few best kept secrets all the essentials to get to the heart of China.
This guide is the result of months of research by eleven dedicated authors and local experts who immersed themselves in China, finding unique experiences, and sharing practical and honest advice, so you come away informed and amazed.
Regions covered: Beijing, The Great Wall, Tianjin & Hebei, Shandong, Shanghai, Jiangsu, Zhejiang, Fujian, Liaoning, Jilin, Heilongjiang, Shanxi, Shaanxi, Anhui, Henan, Hubei, Jiangxi, Hunan, Hong Kong, Macau, Guangdong, Hainan, Guangxi, Guizhou, Yunnan, Sichuan, Chongqing, Xinjiang, Gansu, Ningxia, Inner Mongolia, Qinghai, Tibet
Inside Lonely Planet China:
Full color styling and images
Clear, easy-to-read color maps
A brilliant new page layout for fast and hassle-free reading while on the go
Itineraries organized by region or length of trip
Up-to-date recommended points-of-interest covering eating, sleeping, going out, shopping, activities and attractions
In-depth features to uncover the worlds iconic sights
Hundreds of money saving tips
Our latest trip planning tools to help you get around smoothly
Additional sections including Top Experiences, History, Culture, Food, and an A-Z survival guide.
Special eBook enhancements
Scalable maps enabling you to zoom in for greater detail
Comprehensive interlinking enabling you to seamlessly flip between pages, jump between maps and reviews, or visit the websites of places we recommend
Search go straight to what you are looking for with the inbuilt search capability
Add notes touch a word to add notes and personalize your guidebook
Bookmark use bookmarks to quickly return to a page
Dictionary look up the meaning of any word
Plus pinch and zoom images and scalable font size
Written and researched by Damian Harper, Piera Chen, Chung Wah Chow, David EImer, Tienlon Ho, Robert Kelly, Michael Kohn, Shawn Low, Bradley Mayhew, Daniel McCrohan, Christopher Pitts