Category: China

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Guide to China Visa for U.S. Citizens

Fancy a trip to China to explore its unique culture, world-class cities and spectacular wonders such as Beijing’s Great Wall of China, Xi An’s Terracotta Army and Sichuan’s Jiuzhaigou Valley National Park? There is perhaps no better time than now for you to embark on a brand new...

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Ridiculous mainland China flying stories

Can someone enlighten me, maybe someone from China, why this behavior happens? It’s so outrageous. Why would you want to get kicked off a flight because you don’t like your seat, don’t want to close the bathroom door, or are unable to control your child? Lately there’s been...

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Mainland Coach Services at HK Airport

Headed to China? You can take buses to tons of destinations in Southern China direct from Hong Kong Airport. There is a Mainland Coach Services area in Terminal 2. You’ll need to walk out of the arrival hall and follow the signs for “Transport to Mainland China.” You...

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10 Year China Visa: US Citizens

Update March 12, 2015: We are recommending Allied Passport & Visa as an agent to help handle your visa application. You can get a $5 discount by stating HKTravelBlog referred you. China is now offering 10 year tourist and business mainland China visas to US Citizens. This should be rolled...

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Canada to China Super Cheap Fares

We’re talking about roundtrip flights from all around Western Canada on Delta Airlines to Shanghai Pudong PVG and Beijing PEK, China for about $500-$600 CAD all-inclusive of taxes and fees. That’s absurd! The Shanghai flights are closer to $500 and Beijing flights closer to $600 CAD. With the...

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Fortuna Hotel Dim Sum

Dim sum at the Fortuna Hotel in Foshan 佛山市財神酒店 Not too many of you will ever go around Foshan, Guangdong, China. In case you do though, be sure to stop by the Fortuna Hotel. It’s a five-star property and I had the pleasure of eating dim sum there...

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Starwood 3 for 2 Hotels in Greater China

Headed to China, Macau, or Taiwan? Starwood is offering a promotion where you get 3 nights for the price of 2 when using your Mastercard. This is a great promotion and you should definitely look into it if you’re looking to stay at a Starwood property. Unfortunately, Hong...

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Hong Kong <=> Guangzhou by CTS bus

China Travel Service CTS operates an inexpensive bus service between Hong Kong and Guangzhou. Buses ply the route all day long from around 6am to 8pm. The ride takes about 3.5 hours assuming no major delays. It can be convenient as it picks up and drops off at...

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Landmark Hotel Canton, Guangzhou China: Review

The Landmark Hotel Canton is a large famous hotel in Guangzhou China. It sits along the edge of the Pearl River and has sweeping views of the city and river, assuming the smog isn’t too bad. The hotel is rated four Chinese stars, and more or less meets...

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Hong Kong MTR to Shenzhen Metro connections

Shenzhen Metro Line 4 has been in operation for awhile now, which means there are two ways to connect to Shenzhen Metro from Hong Kong’s MTR. HK MTR to Lo Wu Station connects to Shenzhen Metro Line 1 Luo Hu Station HK MTR to Lok Ma Chau Station...

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Times Square to Shenzhen Bus

Now it’s possible to take a bus from Times Square in Causeway Bay to China, or vice versa. In the basement there’s a new coach bus waiting area and you can take a bus straight to Shenzhen Bay Port or Shenzhen Airport. The pickup/dropoff point is at Sharp...

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Free China Eastern lounge access for Chinese man

One of our blog readers Andrew P. helped to share this article about a Chinese man in Xi’an. Basically, he bought a refundable and changeable ticket so he can eat and drink for free at the airport lounge each day for a year. Crazy! By the sounds of...