No. 4 Top Destination in 2014: Beijing, China
Beijing is more than just the Forbidden City, Tiananmen Square, and the Great Wall. The metropolis pulses with activity, action, and culture — with history at seemingly every turn. Beijing has your requisite markets — the Silk Market is everything it’s touted to be — plus grand gardens that landscape the city.
Take in the culture and history at the numerous palaces and walk the Great Wall — but don’t forget to simply wander through Beijing to take in a true Chinese experience.