Beijing, China’s capital city, is rich in history. On your next visit, stop by these museums to learn more about Beijing’s cultural and historical significance.
The museum houses more than 1 million artifacts detailing the cultural history of China including paintings, jade, currency and pottery. Admission is free. You will need to show your passport for entrance.
Opened in 1988, the museum is the only comprehensive national science and technology museum in China. There are four permanent exhibits and rotating temporary exhibits. Closed Monday. Admission costs less than $5.
The museum features both ancient and contemporary Chinese art. Opened to the public in 1963, the museum houses 21 exhibition halls. Admission is free, though tickets are limited to 4,000 people per day. Closed Monday.
Learn more about Beijing’s infrastructure at the Beijing Planning Exhibition Hall. The museum highlights Chinese urban planning achievements and future plans for Beijing. Closed Monday.
The natural science museum is dedicated to paleontology, paleoecology, paleoanthropology and the theory of evolution. More than 1,000 artifacts on display include fossils and tools from early humans. Closed Monday. Admission costs about $3.
Singapore is known for being on the cutting edge of many industries, so it can be strange for foreigners to group the city-state with developing Southeast Asian nations like Thailand, Cambodia or Vietnam. But the multicultural hub represents diverse nationalities and religions, and knowing as much as possible before visiting Singapore can help you prevent any faux pas. Here are a few things you shouldn’t do when visiting Singapore.
Dining is an art, and now that applies to both on the ground and at 35,000 feet thanks to Hainan Airlines’ “Hai Chef” Inflight Artistic Chinese cuisine series, a collaboration with Dong Zhenxiang, a Chinese culinary master also known as Dadong.
Santa Monica, California, has such an incredible array of restaurants and bars, it can be difficult to choose one. Rustic Canyon on Wilshire Boulevard makes it easy to decide; the restaurant manages to clearly set itself apart from the rest.
Once business concludes, a world of wonder awaits in many of Italy’s incredible cities.
Many travelers are exchanging their regular home lives for a more exciting life abroad. However, no matter where in the world you visit, money is needed to live a comfortable life. Gaining work experience abroad can diversity a resume and open opportunities worldwide. For travelers who wish to live a more nomadic lifestyle, getting a short-term job in a country is also a great option. This will ensure travelers have enough money to get by and give them experience. Before leaving for a country or while in a foreign land, travelers can use the internet to find jobs or local resources.