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6 Best Destinations Around Shanghai to Escape Summer Heat


9 Best Water Activities for Summer Team Building

With the recent sizzling heat wave over Shanghai, you may have mistaken the city for a giant sauna. Although air conditioned malls and restaurants offer a much-needed reprise from the hot air, you can't spend your entire summer confined indoors. Why not go outside and cool down through the power of water instead? These 9 recommended outdoor water games and activities below offer plenty of aquatic amusements for both the young and old. Start around Shanghai today!


Summertime is finally here! As the days begin to get longer and the temperatures start to climb, you know what this season brings: relaxing nights on the patio, taking weekend trips with the family, enjoying the backyard barbecues, or exploring hidden nature. These places recommended will have you wishing it was the sweet summertime all year long.



10 Fascinating Things About Harbin, China's Ice&Snow Festival City

Being the most popular winter destination, Harbin is famous for its very cold winters, ice and snow sculptures and exotic architecture.

Beside that, there are plenty more reasons to relish a visit to this city, From various amazing Russian food to Siberian tigers in its surrounds, these 9 facts are sure to pique your interest in China's ice festival city.


Where isTibet?90% of People are Wrong!

Are you still confused about the general term “Tibetan Area”? Is Tibet equal to Tibetan Area?

What exactly is “Amdo” “Kham” and “U-Tsang” that we often heard of?

Do you still only think of Potala Palace and Mt. everest when talking about Tibet? And thinking you'll only have to get a Tibet permit to visit Tibet?

Don't worry, today we will explain everything about Tibet to you in the most comprehensible way! And to introduce you the absolutely stunning side of Tibet you never knew about! 


32 Money-Saving Travel Hacks Every Traveler Should Know

There are an infinite number of ways you can save money on travel. Here are some of our best travel hacks for finding cheap flights, accommodation, transport, and on the ground travel related costs.

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Essential Tips For Soaking In The Hot Springs In China

Is there really anything better than soaking in the hot springs and totally unwind in a cold winter day?

The water issuing from a hot spring is heated by hot rocks inside the Earth's crust. It is usually rich in minerals like carbonate, calcium, sulfur, vitriol, chloride, etc, so it has some therapeutic effects on various diseases such as skin diseases, rheumatoid arthritis, gout and anemia. 

Here are some common tips of taking a bath in a hot spring. The actual rules may differ slighly between baths, but if you follow the instructions below, you should be alright most of the time.

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30 Places in China that Most People Didn't Know Existed

From the gigantic volcano group in Xinjiang, to the real-life Game of Throne ice wall , to the world's highest Buddhist temple ,
Here's 30 of the most unbelievable places in China that even most Chinese people didn't know existed.
Enjoy a visual feast and vote for your favorite places! OKDeal will plan trips to one of the three places with most votes!


12 Best Places To See Autumn Colors In China

From mid-October to mid-November,  most of China’s landscapes start to transform from their summer shades of green into the reds, oranges and yellows, signs of the colorful autumn. You may choose one or two places to comfort your eyes and relax yourself with viewing the autumn leaves. 

Here, we leafed through 12 best  fall foliage destinations in China that we think are worth your exploration on your autumn trip.


Tips of Planning Your China Trip in Golden Week Oct. Holiday

These places are absolutely beautiful to visit for the rest of the year, but during October holiday (Oct1st-7th), they are not so appealing anymore with seas of crowds...

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 22 Essential Tips for Traveling With Kids

Traveling with kids? Avoid the tantrums and get yourself prepared with these 22 essential expert tips.

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32 Incredible Places In Xinjiang! 90% of Them You Never Heard Of

Covering 1/6 land of entire China, Xinjiang is a gigantic place full of mystery. It owns some of the world’s most unbelievable natural wonders, some of which barely anybody has ever set foot in.

From spectacular Mars camps in Hami depopulated zone, to isolated Kazak village hidden in precipitous river valley, below are 30 of Xinjiang’s most fascinating places to visit. Which place do you want to go the most? 



8 Incredibly Famous Filming Locations In China You Need To Visit

And you must wonder where those beautiful, amazing, and impressive scenes were shot, like the primitive hometown of giant pandas in Kung Fu Panda 3, town in the Mission: Impossible 3 by Tom Cruz, the unbelievable sky hole in Transformers, and so on.

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Travel in China can be fun, energizing, and exciting or upsetting, frustrating, and exhausting
Air pollution? Food poisoning? 
Screaming baby two rows behind you? Hotel room with dirty sheets? 
There are plenty of products out there that will solve most of these travel problems with a minimal investment. 
Check out our list and find something that just might eliminate your travel pet peeves.
And you could easily find them on Taobao!



Insider Tips For Booking Cheap Flights & Train Tickets In China

Are you searching for cheap China flights to purchase? 

Are you struggling with buying China's train tickets?

Follow our guide to make it much easier.

1. How to get cheap China flights  

Step 1: Check China’s Domestic OTAs vs International OTAs  

Step 2: Check China’s Low Cost Carriers


An Ultra Luxury Summer Escape with Mysterious Underwater Ruins

​Covering a huge 580 km² of forest areas, the Thousand Island Lake,also known as Qiandao Lake, is a popular luxury getaway destination in Zhejiang for sophisticated urbanites from Hangzhou and Shanghai to spend their summer holiday.

With 99% areas untouched by human, its peaceful atmosphere has attracted people from big metropolis around the country looking for a serene getaway. 

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7 Mesmerizing Places to Watch Flowers Bloom around Shanghai

We’ve been stuck at home for so long. Some might have forgot how wonderful this world is. We’d like to share the colorful spring with you and remind you that even if we are still in the dark days, the good day will eventually come. By then, let’s go outdoors and freely soak in the aroma of nature.

Pick your favorite spring blossom destination around Shanghai and let's go enjoy life to the fullest soon! 

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Tofu Brains, Pork Blood Soup,Would You Dare Try These Breakfast

Inspired by the vast variety of cultures that I have seen whilst traveling throughout China, I set about finding local breakfast delicacies from each province.

Here is what I found.

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50 Places You MUST See
UNESCO World Heritage Sites In China

China has been recorded as having the second largest economy in the world with different phases of boom and recession in a span of several years.

Some of the following heritage sites have been recorded as contributing to this economy.


The Insider’s Guide To Shanghai Disneyland

Welcome to a never-before-seen world of wonder where you can ignite the magical dream within your heart. This is Shanghai Disneyland, a fun experience filled with creativity, adventure and thrills for Guests of all ages!

If you haven’t yet visited this beautiful destination, now is the time!

Read on for some tips and tricks to experience the magic of the Shanghai Disneyland Resort.


15 Incredible Places to Travel in Yunnan-90% People Don't Know!

Speaking of Yunnan, the first thing that comes to our mind must be the sunny weather, laidback ancient town, diverse ethnic culture and popular holiday destinations like Lijiang, Dali, Shangri-La and Kunming.

But Yunnan is much more than that. 

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