General Information about China
On-line Hotel Directory and Discount Reservation
Exclusive Internet discount up to 50% when you make your hotel reservation through CBW.
Browse and choose from hundreds of hotels in every province in China.Tell us what you want and through our arrangement with the hotels, we can get for you a special discount so you can stay in China longer with your money. We are adding new hotel web pages and updating sale information constantly. So come back again!
Air Travel Guide
This guide includes an updated Chinese domestic flight schedules, airline codes, addresses and contact numbers for Chinese airlines offices abroad and foreign airlines offices in China, flight ticket booking offices throughout China.
Train Ticket Guide
Depart from HongKong to Guangzhou
Depart from Guangzhou to HongKong
Depart from Beijing to HongKong
Depart from Shanghai to HongKong
Depart from Beijing to Chengdu, Chongqing, Datong, Guangzhou, Guilin, HongKong, Hanoi, Kunming, Lanzhou, Luoyang, Nanjing, Shanghai, Urumqi, Wuhan, Xian, Yichang, Zhengzhou, Lhasa
Depart from Shanghai to Beijing, Chongqing, Guangzhou, Hangzhou, HongKong, Huangshan, Luoyang, Nanjing, Suzhou, Urumqi, Wuhan, Wuxi, Xian, Zhengzhou
Depart from Xian to Beijing, Chengdu, Chongqing, Dunhuang, Guangzhou, Kunming, Lanzhou, Luoyang, Nanjing, Shanghai, Urumqi, Wuhan, Yichang, Zhengzhou
International Express Train Travel Guide - Express Trains to Siberian
A guide to the famous rail line spanning 9000km across the entire continent of Asia. To help you prepare for and embark on this incredible overland journey from Beijing Train Station (Bei Jing Zhan) to Moscow or Ulan Bataar, Mongolia. Trains depart every Wednesday and Saturday. We can only guarantee bookings over a month in advance during the high season (the summer months).
Visa Application Guide and Forms - Official from the Consulate General of China, Los Angels
Do you need a visa to visit China? What type of Visa? How to apply it? How much is the fee? This is an official guide and an application form (in PDF format) provided by the Consulate General of China at Los Angeles, USA. We also listed all the Chinese consulates in US.
International Community in China
A special webzone created by foreigners for foreigners in China.
Expats In China
Sponsored by Information Office of Beijing Municipal Government & Beijing Tourism Administration. This on-line edition is jointly published by ASM .
Travel Information for Beijing - Come and feel the beat of the dragon heart!
Beijing, also known as Peking, is one of the oldest capitals in the world. Famous for the dog, duck and opera that all bear its name, as well as the Great Wall, Forbidden City, Summer Palace, etc., Beijing will enchant you with the China that is of the past, present and future all three in one. Come and feel the beat of the dragon heart! Information on ground and air transportation, hospitals, embassies, weather, clothing, water and electricity, etc.
Travel Survival Chinese - A few simple words help you get around
You'll be amazed how just a few words in Chinese can get you going a long way in China. We compiled a list of must-known words and phrases such as the universal "how are you", "thanks," "I'm sorry."
Making Phone Calls - Complete Chinese area code list and real examples of the number game
What Time Is It - Think twice before you dial that number in China
Quiz: What time is it now in China? (Hint: Surprisingly, a huge country as it is, China has only one time zone...)
If you have been confused of the time difference between China and where you are now (unless you ARE in China this moment), it helps to follow this link.
Currency - It will help you travel around the world
Don't you just want to know how rich--or--poor--you can be in China? Here you can look at pictures of Chinese money, check today's exchange rate and calculate any currency into Chinese yuan and also the reverse.
Sightseeing - Snapshots of major cities and tourism attractions
Let your fingers do the walking! Join us for a cyber tour to some major cities and tourism attractions in China, such as the capital city Beijing, Xi'an (where the terra cotta warriors were found),Hangzhou the "paradise on the earth," or Shanghai the biggest city in China.
Food - Watch out your weight!
Mmmmmm. Talking about yummy kung-pao chicken and ma-po tofu! Oh come on, Chinese food is much beyond that but--well, not quite to the level of eating live snakes with cockroach tea for dim-sum (Chinese brunch)! Here we introduce you to some Chinese eating basics, including major styles of cuisine with pictures of representing dishes.
General Information about China - Government, Land, People, Culture
This section included an introduction of the country, a profile of each province and major cities, a government chart with key officials' pictures and biographies, as well as many interesting links.
The Hottest Links:
Weather - Get instant weather information in every major city
Travel Clinic -- Medical advices for travelers.
Map of China - It's a big file, be aware!
Travel Advice from the US State Department, especially its Tips for Travelers to the People's Republic of China
Advice from the US Embassy in Beijing,including Services to American Citizens
Advice from the Chinese Embassy in Washington D.C.
For non-U.S. citizens, check Foreign Embassies / Consulates in Beijing, China
You are welcomed to share your travel experiences in China with us, good or bad. Send your feedback by E-mail or regular mail to ASM Overseas Corporation.
Enjoy browsing. See you sometime in China and let's have a cup of woolong tea!