First-time visitors and China travel veterans alike will get sound advice on hotels, sights and transport. New and expanded coverage of numerous ancient fishing villages. Local Chinese contributors help get readers under the skin of their country.
From the book:
Walk the watchtowers at Badaling, where President Nixon once said, 'this is a great wall,' p. 163
Knock back a shot of Confucius baijiu firewater in Qufu, hometown of the sage, p. 218
Find out how a local farmer first uncovered the Army of Terracotta Warriors, p. 428
Perfect your Monkey Offers Peach strike at Wudang Shan, birthplace of taichi, p. 481