As the host city of the upcoming 2008 Summer Olympics, the spotlight is on Beijing. Since China is such a long-haul destination for Americans, there’s been a blizzard of offers and information meant to entice visitors to explore Beijing and other destination within China.
Monograms, part of the Globus family of brands, has put together a free online Insider’s Guide to Beijing for travelers attending the Olympic Games. The guide, which was created with input from local Beijing experts, provides visitors with tips on exploring Chinese culture and off-the-beaten-path sites around China’s capital. Monograms Insider’s Guide to Beijing is interactive and downloadable with information separated by the five districts where most of the Olympic activities are taking place. The guide also has information on Beijing shopping, dining and entertainment. The guide can be found at www.escapetochina.com.