Synopsis by Cecilia Cygnar
Popular travel writer and travel show host Laura McKenzie ventures to China on this travelogue, part of the Laura McKenzie's Travel Tips series. With this episode, McKenzie travels to some of the most famous cities, including Shanghai, Beijing, and the Forbidden City. She also takes a walk down part of the Great Wall of China. Like many of her travel works, this episode uses McKenzie's practical, efficient way of traveling that benefits any traveler who is looking for more information than just where to eat and what sights to see. McKenzie offers her input on some good inexpensive hotels in various Chinese cities, how to pack for the weather and conditions, and what type of nightlife is offered and where to find it. Other topics include where to shop for souvenirs, and generally what to expect out of a trip to this historical country of the Orient.