China Related External Website Links

China VPN Links


See here for China VPN Links


China Guides and Blogs


China Expats - Advice and resources for foreigners living in China

Wikitravel China - Wikipedia-like resource for travelers


Online Shopping


Taobao - China's most popular eBay-like site where you can buy anything and everything

Jingdong Mall - Another Chinese online shopping site

iHerb - USA shopping with FAST and CHEAP shipping from USA to China, use my rewards code ITU171 for $5 off your first order)


Web Design


Supa Dezign - French web designer in China


China Discussion Forums


FlyerTalk China Forum

Reddit r/China


China News


South China Morning Post

Shanghaiist

New York Times China Coverage


** Note: The above news websites require a VPN that works in China.


China Travel Booking Sites


Ctrip (Book hotels, flights, and more)

Spring Airlines (LCC based in Shanghai, booking directly here is cheaper than Ctrip)


Shanghai Based Sites


TimeOut Shanghai

ExploreShanghai

SmartShanghai


Beijing Based Sites


TimeOut Beijing

The Beijinger

Beijing Boyce (Food and Drink)

ExploreBeijing


Shenzhen Based Sites


Shenzhen Stuff

Shenzhen Party

Desktop Site