Chinese Urban Dictionary: Xidi

Literally meaning "to wash the floor," xidi refers to covering up a crime. But it has come to mean the act of excusing someone for a crime that they have probably committed.

by Mia Li, 24 January 2018

Lievito​ Serves Up Delicious Classic and Gourmet Pizzas in Beijing

At Lievito, pizza-making is a science. Sort of.

by Noelle Mateer, 24 January 2018

Last Chance to See a Beijing Ducks Regular Season Basketball Game

Want to check a Ducks basketball game off your Beijing bucket list? Now might be your last chance before the playoffs start.

by That's Beijing, 23 January 2018

Testing to Begin on Beijing's Massive New Airport in October 2019

The airport is expected to open its doors in late 2019.

by Justine Lopez, 23 January 2018

New Beijing Bars & Restaurants: January 2018

A roundup of all the latest bar and restaurant openings in Beijing.

by That's Beijing, 23 January 2018

Your Guide to Beijing's Futuristic Taobao Markets

Beijing 2018 is a world of QR codes. But nowhere does this feel truer than in Hema, the market of the future.

by Noelle Mateer, 23 January 2018

Drunk Alone: Best Or Worst Name for a Beijing Restaurant?

Drunk Alone is a spicy chuan'r joint. Ironically, there is no alcohol here.

by That's Beijing, 23 January 2018

It Finally Snowed in Beijing... Kinda

It was less than impressive.

by Justine Lopez, 22 January 2018

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