Reisboeken over China in het Engels.

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Beijing Culture Shock

Survival guide to customs and etiquette

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Beijing Encounter

Lonely Planet Beijing Encounter 2nd Ed.: 2nd Edition

Walking in the footsteps of the emporers in the ancient Forbidden City.

  • Checking out contemporary art's next big thing at the 798 Art Disctict.
  • Tucking into the city's signature dish, Peking duck.
  • Searching for hidden treasures and haggling like mad at the Panjiayuan Antique Market.
  • Getting lost amongst the songbirds and mah jong gamers in the maze-like hutong (alleyways).
  • Experiencing Beijing's rich culture, from ancient history to medieval temples to modern literature.
  • Lacing up your hiking boots for an unforgettable trek atop the Great Wall at Simatai.Discover Twice the City in Half the Time

    Easy navigation with a full-color pull-out map, detailed district maps and Chinese characters for places and streets throughout the book. Our expert resident author reveals the city's best sights, eating, drinking shopping and entertainment. Highlights and customized itineraries help you make the most of a short trip. Get insider tips from tuned-in locals, from a boutique-owning fashionista to the city's most renowned bartender.

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    China Culture Shock


    A Survival Guide To Customs And Etiquette
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    China Lonely Planet

    Lonely Planet China (Travel Guide)

    Lonely Planet China is your passport to all the most relevant and up-to-date advice on what to see, what to skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Pass through the Gate of Supreme Harmony in Beijing's Forbidden City, hike along the Great Wall, or slurp up wonton soup amid Shanghai's neon lights; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of China and begin your journey now!

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    China Rough Guide

    A guide to the nation, with precise maps and detailed coverage of all the country's best attractions. This book helps you delve into China's greatest treasures, whether you're climbing mountains in Tibet, exploring ancient temples in Xi'an or clubbing in Shanghai.
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    China Wildlife

    Natuurgids China - Chinese Wildlife - Bradt Wildlife Guide
    Natuurgids voor de wilde dieren van China met Tibet

    This wildlife guide provides a colourful introduction to the species of a country that is beginning to emerge as a fascinating destination for natural history enthusiasts. Visitors can discover a range of habitats: the huge deserts of the northwest and the Tibetan Plateau, forested mountain slopes and the rivers, lakes and steamy tropical forests of the deep south. It includes interesting features on medicinal plants, rare cranes and, of course, the giant panda supplement animal and habitat listings. Accessible and beautifully illustrated, "Chinese Wildlife" will appeal both to the first-time visitor and the serious naturalist seeking a compact volume. It is also a great souvenir.

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    Hong Kong Encounter

    Lonely Planet Hong Kong Encounter

    Taking in the soaring skyline views from the Bank of China Tower’s 43rd floor
    Getting lost among the trinkets and swallows’ nests of Sheung Wan’s winding alleyways
    Bargain hunting and window-shopping in Soho’s designer boutiques
    Devouring steaming baskets of dumplings at the cacophonous City Hall Maxim’s Palace
    Pressing your luck at the craps tables of Macau’s impossibly glitzy casinos
    Gossiping over dainty cakes and oolong tea at the Peninsula Hotel

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    Hong Kong Must Sees

    Must Sees Hong Kong, a new addition to the MustSees series, highlights the best of Hong Kong for a 24 hour visit, a weekend or longer. Discover soaring skyscrapers and colonial era architecture, deserted beaches and lush hills, and different shopping venues: night markets, malls, warehouse sales. Or take in the rides at Hong Kong Disneyland. Stay in luxury hotels, affordable guesthouses or hostels near the sights. Try dim sum and local seafood in this renowned culinary capital of Asia. Do it all, accompanied by Must Sees detailed maps.
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    Hong Kong Time Out

    Time Out Hong Kong (Macau & Guangzhou) 
    Often called the most breathtaking city in the world, Hong Kong has something for every traveler. Time Out Hong Kong is the perfect companion for navigating this overwhelming metropolis that expects over 20 million travelers to visit the duty-free port this year. The experts at Time Out help travelers navigate through this shopper's fantasy, from the old-world markets and bazaars to designer boutiques including how to buy jade. Time Out food mavens helps travelers sort through the offerings of over 9,000 restaurants and the art of "yum cha"(drinking tea). The guide includes suggested itineraries for visits anywhere between one and five days, as well as side-trips to Macau, the buzzing boomtown of Guangzhou, and beaches and museums that are an hour by ferry.
    Great Wall Explore China
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    Rucksack Readers: Explore the Great Wall

    Explore the Great Wall

    The Great Wall of China is the largest construction on earth, but myths about it are more widely known than facts. The best way to appreciate it is to explore it on foot. This book focuses on the most rewarding and accessible sections of the Wall, dating from the Ming Dynasty (1368-1644).


    This book includes:

    . a drop-down map showing the Great Wall in China and in the Beijing area

    . walking notes on seven sections, both restored and original

    . site plans showing the Wall at Shanhaiguan, Simatai, Mutianyu and Badaling

    . practical information about transport and travel

    . background information on China's dynasties, geography and economy

    . 70 colour photographs

    . a rucksack-friendly format.


    Pages:  64
    Size: 14,5 cm x 22 cm


    China by bike
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    The Mountaineers: China by bike

    China by bike

    Six extended tours trough north-eastern, east-central, and south-eastern China, and three trough Taiwan and Hong Kong.

    Extensive sections on trip planning and preparation.

    Tips on buying and outfitting your bike.

    Essential information on route finding, transportation links, safety and health, food and accommodation.

    Expert advice on negotiating, China culture and language.


    Pages: 268
    Size: 13,5 cm x 21 cm


    China live & work
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    Vacation Work: Live and work in China

     Live and work in China

    A detailed survey of the opportunities for living & working in China - from

    Hong Kong to Shanghai and from Macau to Beijing


    Living in China

    How to...

    ~ Secure a residence permit

    ~ Find your ideal home

    ~ Obtain a competitive mortgage

    ~ Deal with surveys & conveyancing

    ~ Choose a suitable school

    ~ Open the right bank account

    ~ Get the best health care

    ~ Learn the language quickly

    ~ Organise your retirement abroad

    ~ Make the most of your leisure time Working in China


    Full details on...

    ~ Finding suitable employment

    ~ Submitting the correct documents

    ~ Skills and trades most in demand

    ~ Seasonal & temporary work

    ~ Salaries, hours and holidays

    ~ Trade unions and contracts

    ~ Starting/buying your own business

    ~ Raising the required finance

    ~ Government incentives

    ~ Sources of advice and assistance


    Pages: 348
    Size: 14,5 cm x 21 cm