Begin your journey in the capital, Beijing
, and visit the Forbidden City before you head outside town to walk along the Great Wall of China, one of the seven wonders of the world. Stroll along the banks of the Yellow River in Lanzhou, a major stop of the historic Silk Road. Drive to Shanghai
and sample some of the country’s culinary creations such as roasted duck, drunken crab, and shengjianbao pork dumplings. Finish out your Asian vacation in Nanning, relaxing at the Nanning People’s Park and marveling at the old-school architecture in Yangmei Ancient Town.