Several worlds in one city East meets West in the sprawling metropolis of Shànghǎi where ancient buildings nestle in the shadows of its formidable sky-scraping giants. While fast lights dominate the city streets of the Bund, wandering is the best mode of transport in both the Old City and the former French Concession. Futuristic art...
Not only is Beijing the capital of the People’s Republic of China, but it is also one of the most popular travel destinations in the world. With 140 million Chinese tourists and 4.4 international tourists every year, the integral city to the history of the country has numerous things to do and see. As described...
As the capital of Sichuan Province, Chengdu is an important place to visit for any traveler to China. It has a fascinating history as the Capital of the Shu which was one of the 3 kingdoms of Ancient China, and was, and still is an important city for trade in China. While it used to...
A beautiful city interspersed with nature, Guilin is a top tourist destination in China. Unlike other popular cities, Guilin is surrounded by rivers, lakes, and mountains, which makes it a great location for fresh air. So if you’re tired of the air pollution and smog usually found in China, Guilin is a great place to...
Safely accessing the internet in Bangladesh is not easy, whether you are a resident or a visitor. Government surveillance of internet activity and violent retaliation against anyone who publicly criticizes the national constitution are very real threats. And because so many internet users in the country use public WiFi, hacking occurs frequently. Even if you...
For many tech-savvy individuals, switching to Linux is the first step towards taking full control of your computer and minimizing exposure to intrusive corporate practices. Ubuntu is by far the most popular OS for those seeking an easy transition. Avid VPN users may need to take a second look at their current provider, however —...
Whether you live in Bolivia, intend to visit the country, or need access to services restricted to Bolivia, a VPN service will make your life easier. A VPN keeps your internet traffic private and gives you access to restricted sites and services. Your personal data, location, and browsing history remain secure. If you are a...
Ever since the first Watch Dogs was released in 2014, many fans of the game agreed that it took itself much too seriously. The main protagonist called Aiden Pearce looked like an angry man in an oversized jacket. Additionally, its Chicago story setting was a grey-tinged overcast metropolis. Despite being a great game overall, many...
Huangshan is one of the most beloved tourist destinations in China. Situated on the East side, in the Anhui Province, and close to the mega-city of Shanghai. The Huangshan mountains (aka the Yellow Mountains) is a UNESCO World Heritage site, thought to have been formed 100 million years ago and has peaks reaching just over...
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