Adam has been to Beijing more times than he can count. His mother has lived here for decades, and during his time as a corporate lawyer, he had plenty of opportunities to visit her here. Before he visits however, he’s keen to uncover the capital’s food and culture. Things move at frightening speed in Beijing and as he ventures out into the streets, he can’t believe how much its changed since he was last here. There are now more multi-lane freeways, more skyscrapers and modern Olympic buildings are at the skylines forefront.