Tag Archives: Houhai Lake

We’ve got a new camera…

And we admit we’ve been going a little overboard with the ‘Miniature setting’, which turns every scene into something akin to a tiny toy land.

Here are some photos we’ve taken around Dongcheng district over the last couple of days. Sweet aren’t they? And are we crazy or does the temple building look edible? As though it’s made of marzipan?

No? Just us? Must be lunchtime…

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IN CONVERSATION WITH…Beijing’s oldest barber Grandpa Jing

The Urban Edit tracked down Beijing’s oldest barber (he’s 98) to ask him how life has changed in Beijing in the last century, and why it is he thinks Wen Jiabao’s hair looks silly.

SIX QUESTIONS WE ASK EVERYBODY…

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