Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…

Beijing

Beijing Concert Hall
Incredible acoustics have made this a celebrated venue for classical music.
Bento & Berries
Best Waldorf salad in Beijing.
Botao Haute Couture
Fancy something custom-made? Then head here where super-talented designers will whip you up something beautiful and bespoke.
Chateau Bolongbao
You may not order a bottle of China's finest while at a meal but the its gaining momentum. Visit a homegrown vineyard such as this and see why.
Comptoirs de France
A beautiful French patisserie with mouth-watering food.
Dave’s Tailor
Don't be put off by the name; sharp-suited gents are churned out of this tailors in Savile Row-worthy get-ups.
Davidoff Lounge
Cigar bar that exudes indulgence.
Domus
Exclusive cocktail lounge.
Eric Paris
Brimming with elegant expats Eric Paris provides Parisian chic in the heart of Beijing.
Glen Boutique Bar
Exquisitely made cocktails from master bartenders.
Heavenly Spa
Throw together a Westin hotel and an in-house spa and what have you got? A pretty slick affair that's what.
Karen Smith
Need an art consultant who knows what they're talking about? Karen Smith's your gal.
Lane Crawford
Think Harvey Nicks only East.
Mesh
A sophisticated and elegant home to inventive cocktails.
O Gallery
A hotbed of creativity a slew of young Chinese designers descend on O Gallery to showcase their wares.
Redmoon
A dark and seductive lounge that boasts cigar wine and sushi bars.
Shanghai Tang
The sleek Shanghai Tang store is housed in the opulent Beijing Grand Hyatt and is the purveyor of contemporary Chinese fashion and accessories...
Shin Kong Place
Those with a penchant for designer stitching at the back of their necks flock here for Gucci and other gorgeous garments.
Song Music Bar
Eclectic music policy in an unusual interior is manna for media types.
The Malls at Oriental Plaza
Beijing's first mall and still its best.
Tian Spa
High-end treatments aren't the only thing high about this 60th floor spa. The views as you can imagine are spectacular.
Vincent Café
Excellent French caf̩.
Vivienne Tam
Clothes don't come any chicer than they do here - unless of course you're talking about fashion's other Vivienne.
Xiu
A contemporary take on a traditional courtyard that boasts a celebrity-packed rooftop terrace...

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