Category China

Beijing, China – Despite Suffocating Air Pollution and Frigid Temperatures, Beijing’s Winter Culture Is Alive and Vibrant

November 2013 – Constant media attention on the horrendous state of Beijing’s air quality tends to overshadow the positive aspects of life in China’s capital city. Intensely cold temperatures and stifling air pollution give Beijing residents every reason to stay home and hibernate during the long winter months. Instead, a lively outdoor urban culture springs […]