China Guidebook

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China Baggage Allowance:
Carry-on baggage The maximum Carry-on baggage allowance for each economy class passenger is 5kg. First class passengers can have 2 pieces o...

China Hotel Facility:
Hotels in China range from the luxurious five-star on the eastern seaboard to street guest houses with very basic conditions, in remote pa...

China Photograph:
There is no problem in taking photos in most areas. Please refrain from taking pictures of the police and government officials. At some tour...

China Tour Guide:
China has tens of thousands of trained and licensed tour guides. Some of them are professors, librarians, and teachers, working part time, b...

China Travel Insurance:
Although China Highlights takes all precautions possible to make your trip a safe and secure experience situations sometimes arise that are ...

China Travel Tips:
Tipping or gratuities are not common practice in most sectors of Chinese life, although it has become the norm to tip the tour guide and dri...

China Visa:
All visitors traveling to mainland China whether for business or pleasure, require a visa. Your passport must be valid for at least 6 months...

Chinese Etiquette:
Around Tibet, Jiuzhaiguo and areas with Tibetan population:   Don't photograph old folk without permission (which is likely to cost y...

Chinese Food and Dining:
Food has a special meaning to the Chinese people.  The the ‘waste not, want not' ethos means that a surprising range and variet...

Chinese Packing:
We advise travelers to pack as slightly as possible as most travel necessities can be bought at your in China. The packing list : The pass...

Getting Around in China:
Taking a taxi is the most comfortable, easiest and most secure way of getting around. There are many taxis in cities large and small. Simply...

Hotels in China:
Hotels in China range from the luxurious five-star on the eastern seaboard to street guest houses with very basic conditions, in remote part...

Keep Healthy in China:
Foreign visitors should check what vaccinations are required or recommended when planning a trip. Your doctor may also be able to provide yo...

keeping in Touch:
Email and Internet Email facilities are available in most hotels and many have internet connections in the rooms. Internet cafes are plenti...

Safty and Security:
Overall China is a safe country, and most people you meet will be friendly, honest and trustworthy. However, travel and living conditions ar...

Shopping in China:
Most travelers want to take home some bargains or mementos. With so many options available, shopping can be time consuming, confusing and ex...

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