Beijing preview

China

In general, Beijing is a very safe city for its size and population. Families will find that they can bring their children almost anywhere and they will be welcomed. Unlike some other places in the world, restaurants, shopping venues, and parks are all kid-friendly here. Many restaurants have small play areas and you’ll be hard-pressed to find one without booster seats or high chairs available, especially in western restaurants (even the fancy ones). The Chinese are especially fond of children and waitstaff at eateries will often treat kids with special attention. Shopping complexes usually have dedicated children’s retail sections that also include playgrounds and play areas. Beijing parks have play equipment and sometimes…