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Beijing Hikers: Sports Tested in City Weekend magazine, November 2014

Beijing Hikers: Sports Tested in City Weekend magazine, November 2014

Laura from City Weekend came out on our Zhenbiancheng to Big Plate Great Wall Challenge in early October, and returned to write up a review for the City Weekend magazine. Click through to have a look, and thanks for such a detailed review, Laura!

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Beijing Hikers: voted Beijing’s Best Tour Company, September 2014

Beijing Hikers: voted Beijing’s Best Tour Company, September 2014

We were in to win in this year’s Expat Life Awards, a competition in which Beijing’s expat population voted for their favourites in a slew of categories. We’re very happy to have won – it’s our first ever award! Click through to see the award, and a few photos from the awards ceremony at the Hilton Hotel.

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Beijing Hikers: Family-tested in City Weekend magazine, September 2014

Beijing Hikers: Family-tested in City Weekend magazine, September 2014

City Weekend magazine features reviews of family-friendly activities in Beijing, and their September issue contained a report from one family’s trip with us to the Great Wall. Click through to have a look, and thanks for the kind words, Müller-Conrad family!

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Huijie in Women of China magazine

Huijie interviewed by ‘Women of China’ magazine

In May, ‘Women of China’ magazine visited our office to interview Huijie, and the result was a really good feature in their magazine.

Interested to know how Huijie got into hiking instead of finishing fashion design school? Click through to read more!

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Beijing Hikers on the cover of the Beijinger magazine, 2014/8

Beijing Hikers on the cover of the Beijinger magazine, 2014/8

The cover story of the Beijinger magazine’s August 2014 issue was The Great Outdoors, and contained tips from various experts and enthusiasts for trails and places to hike and camp in the hills around Beijing. We offered our opinion and helped the Beijinger crew find a nice place for a photo shoot – they ended up putting us on the cover. Thanks, Beijinger magazine! Click through see the cover and our part of the story, plus some of the information that didn’t fit in the final version of the article.

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Beijing Hikers in USA Today Travel Tips for Great Wall

USA Today mentioned us in the Travel Tips section on hiking the Great Wall, noting our schedule of group hikes and options for private tours.

Thanks, USA Today!

Click through to see a screenshot.

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The coloured hills of the Zhangye Danxia Landform

Zhangye article in City Weekend magazine, 2014/3/21

City Weekend magazine published an article about our Zhangye trip, written by hiker Elyse. It’s a very good read, thanks Elyse!

Click through to see a scan of the article, or read it here on the City Weekend website.

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Beijing Hikers on the Time Out Beijing website

Beijing Hikers featured on the Time Out Beijing website as one of the best Beijing travel agencies for trips around China. Mentioned in the write up are our trips to the Bashang Grasslands, the Zhangye Danxia Landform, and our Silk Road expedition from Korla to Kashgar.

See the feature on the Time Out website and start their slideshow to see the write up!

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Beijing Hikers in CNN Travel

Beijing Hikers was mentioned amongst the other Things to Do if you’re in Beijing for just 72 hours, in an article on the CNN Travel website.

Read the full article here: Beijing travel: 72 hours in the Chinese capital (CNN Travel website link)

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Beijing Hikers: Stepping It Up on CRI English

On a recent visit to the Silver Pagodas we were accompanied by William Wang of China Radio International, who has written a splendid description of the hike and his interaction with the other hikers on the trip. Read it here on the CRI website: Stepping It Up with Beijing Hikers.

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Beijing Hikers in TimeOut magazine: The Great Outdoors, 2012/02

Beijing Hikers in TimeOut magazine: The Great Outdoors, 2012/02

TimeOut Magazine interviewed Beijing Hikers guide Millicent about hiking in Beijing during winter. They picked the right person to talk to: Millicent loves cold weather! Click through to read the interview.

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Beijing Hikers in Jetstar Magazine

Jetstar Magazine featured us in their article about the best things to do in Beijing, saying “See The Real Wall With Beijing Hikers”. Thanks, Jetstar Magazine and writer Thomas Talhelm!

Click thorugh to see the the text of the relevant section; head to the Jetstar website to read the whole lot.

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Beijing Hikers in Shanghai, 2011/09

In September we were in Shanghai for the Expat Show, and to see if there were any hikers to chat to in Shanghai. If you’ve ever been curious to see what Hayden would look like in a shirt and tie, click through to see more!

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Sancha Cottage.

Photos - Sancha Courtyard House

We’ve recently refurbished a rustic little cottage in Sancha, which is one of our favourite countryside villages. One of the last steps was to lay down a bit of grass in and around the grounds. Click through to see some photos.

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Beijing Hikers in Huffington Post

One of our hikes was recently featured on the main page of the Travel section of the Huffington Post website. Click to read a write up of our ‘Dragon Cloud’ Mountain and White River hike.

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