Beijing

Pigeons fly above a house that is part of a hutong at Tieying North Lane, Dongcheng District, Beijing, on December 1, 2006. (Image: Epoch Times)

The Battle of the Hutong Kid

Hua Xinmin, who is half French and half Chinese, was born and raised in a hutong in Beijing that dates back to the Yuan Dynasty, making her an authentic “Hutong Kid.” Hutongs are alleys formed by lines of traditional courtyard…

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The Battle of the Hutong Kid

Hua Xinmin, who is half French and half Chinese, was born and raised in a hutong in Beijing that dates back to the Yuan Dynasty, making her an authentic “Hutong…

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Funny Translations of Beijing’s Subway Map

You’ll always come up with a few odd or possibly hilarious English meanings for Chinese menu items and place names when you plug the characters into China’s search engine, Baidu,…