To think of China and not think of The Great Wall would be unlikely. But as impressive as this feat of humankind is, it is often the less obvious things that make a trip to any country just that bit more special. China, as a vast country, has many wonderful sights from the Great Wall in the north to the limestone karsts of Guilin in the south. But there are many less-obvious experiences that we feel will give you the perfect insight into the Middle Kingdom. We present the top 19 things to do in China.
Get on two wheels in Beijing
Beijing is the home of the bicycle. Everywhere you look there are bicycles, and in the last few years with many app-driven, shared bike-hire schemes, the numbers of bicycles have further increased. You’ll see people from all ages and backgrounds on bicycles, from young children through to the