Maomaoland is now more like wowwowland. At the China Ball Hong Kong was always the belle, Shanghai the ambitious hussy, and Beijing the ugly sister who got stuck in traffic on the way. But all that is changing fast, and while her pollution problem is way bad, today she has more than enough spangles to keep you smiling.

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Transit Chicken
Bibs on, sleeves up and chow down at these sizzling spice spots.
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Rosewood Beijing
The ultimate antidote to Maomaoland's hustle and bustle.
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Make the most of your me-time with these eat n' explore suggestions tailored for one.
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The tip-top shopping spots to up your sartorial ante.
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