Beijing | Neighbourhoods

Our Beijing relocation guide features the city's most popular expat neighbourhoods, and includes important information on international schools, healthcare, shopping and transport
Beijing | CBD | Expat Essentials

Beijing | Neighbourhoods | CBD

The Beijing Central Business District, commonly referred to as the CBD, is Beijing’s centre of finance, media and business services. The area is booming, with modern skyscrapers, towering apartment...
Beijing | Chaoyang Park | Expat Essentials

Beijing | Neighbourhoods | Chaoyang Park

In many ways, Chaoyang Park is the idyllic Beijing expat neighbourhood. The gigantic Chaoyang Park itself offers vast green space and various family activities; it’s near the international schools...
Beijing | Lido | Expat Essentials

Beijing | Neighbourhoods | Lido

This international community in the northeast corner of Chaoyang is considered Beijing’s original expat enclave, existing prior to the giant villas of Shunyi or boom time in the CBD....
Beijing | Sanlitun | Expat Essentials

Beijing | Neighbourhoods | Sanlitun

Sanlitun has gained national and even international notoriety as Beijing’s original international nightlife hub, but there’s far more to this neighbourhood than cheap cocktails and tacky nightclubs. In a...
Expat Essentials | Beijing Expat Neighbourhoods | Shunyi-

Beijing | Neighbourhoods | Shunyi

Shunyi is a burgeoning suburban district located about 30 km (an hour's drive) from downtown Beijing. It’s far enough away from the dense hustle and bustle of central Beijing...