Narrowing down the best restaurants in an entire country is no easy task, but if you’re looking for good eats in China, these restaurants are sure to deliver.
The biggest roast duck restaurant in the world, Quanjude is known for its Peking duck — the name is synonymous with its famous dish. The restaurant certainly has a long history to back up its expertise as it first started serving duck in Beijing in 1864.
For fine dining in Beijing, Czi Yi Xuan at the Four Seasons Beijing is a top pick. The delicacies on the menu include steamed dumplings, dim sum and favorite dishes from all over Asia.
With more than 50 locations across China, the likelihood of finding a South Beauty outpost is good. This restaurant got its start in 2000 and, after two decades, South Beauty is relied upon for its delicious Chinese dishes and Sichuan specialties.
One of the most famous restaurants in the country, Ultraviolet in Shanghai is not your average restaurant. The location is always changing, impressive and vibrant. Guests are instructed to meet at a pick-up point where they are whisked away to the intimate dining venue. Expect modern eats in a European style.
FOR THOSE OF US PASSIONATE about wellness pursuits and who feel most at peace close to the sea, there’s nothing quite like the synergy offered by a floating spa integrated into the setting of a luxurious cruise ship. I’m sailing through the Mediterranean from Rome to Barcelona, discovering along the way that the Crystal Life Spa & Beauty Salon on board the Crystal Serenity provides not only the element of high-end indulgence but also the cruise line’s signature commitment to attention and service.
United Airlines’ environmentally friendly efforts lessen the impact on local U.S. communities.
CONSIDERING THAT JUST A LITTLE more than a century ago — 1910, to be exact — Miami’s population was only about 5,400 people, it’s easy to see why this South Florida hot spot has long been considered a boomtown. And the evolution continues to impress as the city gears up to welcome an array of new services, amenities and experiences.
Thessaloniki is the second-largest city of Greece and the most important center of the area. Built near the sea, elegant and refined, the Greek “Lady of the North” is a modern, vivacious city that welcomes visitors eager to learn about its history and culture, and at the same time have fun, relax, go shopping or simply explore the cityscape by the sea.
WHEN IT COMES TO PLACES OF entry and departure, airports are both more common and can have more character than the average cruise port. Port Canaveral, however, near Orlando, Florida, boasts tons of charm to complement the plentiful cruises departing daily.
A recently released report from J.D. Power revealed its annual list of the nation’s top airports based on customer satisfaction. Overall conclusions reveal travelers are annoyed by the amount of construction occurring at airports, an increasing number of fellow travelers causing crowding, and the aging and deterioration of some airport infrastructures.
United Airlines announces a number of new routes.