Live Better In Beijing

Expat-friendly tips to turn your apartment into a space you love

  View this post on Instagram   A post shared by THRIVE BEIJING (@thrivebeijing) US expat Jessica Stanton (@thejessination) doesn’t live in Beijing. However, after you see her Chongqing apartment renovations, you’ll understand why we asked her to share some home…

Get a moving van in Beijing like you get your Didi

Whether you moved to Beijing with one suitcase or three, it seems that everyone’s belongings double after each year of living in this magical city. Tell us if this sounds familiar, your growing collection of stuff is typically made up…

A support group for men in Beijing

  View this post on Instagram   A post shared by Andre Berry (@aberry1906) Anyone who knows me on a personal level knows that I have an absurd love for Beijing. I love the bustle of this city. The smells,…

Where to Eat in Beijing

Sanyuanli Fruit and Vegetable Market

If you are new to Beijing and love to cook, you MUST take a trip to Sanyuanli Market. Without fail, you will catch me at this market every Sunday doing my weekly grocery shopping. While this market can be crowded…

Trendy Restaurants in Beijing – Steak House

Trendy restaurants in Beijing, if you like eating at them we’ve got a recommendation for you; try Steak House in Sanlitun (3F Topwin Mall). Why You Will Love It Nice ambiance (warm and chic) Very professional yet friendly staff Great…

Travel

A Bus Ride Away: Datong & The Yungang Grottoes (UNESCO World Heritage Site)

  Location: Datong, Shanxi province In the West, it’s often said that “Nothing can beat an original”, however, in China, It might be said that “Nothing can beat a well constructed copy of the original.” While this concept of copy…