Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…


A true connoisseur's whiskey bar.
Davidoff Lounge
Cigar bar that exudes indulgence.
Exclusive cocktail lounge.
d lounge
Very glamourous with lots of attitude.
Sophisticated cocktails and sublime finger food.
Tiandi Yi Jia
Dine like an Emperor with exquisite Imperial specialties.
South Beauty
Spicy Sichuan dishes with style and efficiency.
Appetizing and atmospheric Persian cuisine boasting tender meats and delicate spices.
Ristorante Sadler
Italian favourites with some inventive twists.
Red Capital Club
Revolutionary specialties in a vintage courtyard setting.
Top-notch Japanese comfort food.
Romance dominates at this South American influenced restaurant.
Middle 8th
Lovingly crafted rich and diverse authentic dishes.
Maison Boulud
Refined French cuisine complemented by exquisite elegance.
The best sushi rolls in town in aquatic-themed Californian style.
Capital M
Contemporary European dining with extraordinary views.
Blu Lobster
Superb seafood from a master of molecular gastronomy.
Innovative Asian fusion of Chinese Korean and Japanese cooking.
Mrs O. Around the World – A Travel Chat
A Girls’ Getaway in Beijing | Hg2 PICKS
Great Roofscapes of the World
OMG! Some of the world’s most beautiful holy places
Urban Flowers – A City in Bloom
Pancakes – in New York, Beijing and London
Rugby Roundup – Expatriate Guide
Hg2’s Almost Tantalizing Train Trips
Eurotunnel Le Shuttle has won the coveted 2011 Guardian Travel Award as Best Train Company. It got us thinking about Hg2's Almost Tantalizing Train Trips...
Hg2’s Favourite World Cooking Classes
From London to Beijing, Los Angeles to Marrakech - for your very own DIY culinary adventures, check out Hg2's favourite world cooking classes.
A drink at Modo bar, Beijing
A hedonist's heaven: good wine in stylish, sleek and dramatic surroundings, and with a mouthwatering menu to line the stomach. Modo bar is on to a winner.
Conrad Hotel to open in Beijing
This futuristic-looking building is actually Beijing's newest hotel. The Conrad hotel is set to open in 2012 in the city's business district.
New venue reviews for April!
Every month, we strive to keep our city guides fresh, relevant, and ahead of the curve. April was no exception - here's the month's new venue reviews.
Techno at the ChinaDoll club, Beijing
Owned by Chinese actress Ai Wan and designed by club designer Wu Ying, the ChinaDoll club in Beijing is the city's best venue for techno.
Walking On Broken Glass / Hg2 NEWS
3+1 Bedrooms, Beijing

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