The capital of Sichuan Province combines commercial dynamism with historic sights and a laidback lifestyle.
China's largest airline (by fleet size, route network and passenger numbers) offers a more-than-comfortable economy experience.
The Getaway: Banyan Tree Shanghai on the Bund
The service on this business class flight is professional and efficient. Perhaps just a little too efficient at times.
Young gun Aussie chefs are dazzling Hong Kong's food scene. Seek them out on a food safari.
Amid the cutting-edge architecture, high-end restaurants and sky-high bars, old-school survives.
Flyers who prefer to travel in style now have the chance for a sensational inflight experience aboard China Eastern Airlines' latest-generation Boeing B777-300ER.
Fast-paced Hong Kong is fun year-round, but time your visit for one of its special events and the energy kicks up another whole notch.
China is as much old world as it is new. From Shanghai's skyscrapers bathed in neon, to grey-walled hutongs of Beijing, the terracotta warriors to the greatest wall of them all. While its man-made wonders are vast, its natural ones are also incredible; the karst cliffs of Yangshuo, the tiger leaping gorge, and its giant pandas. And don't forget to dive into its unique and varied cuisine.