BEIJING — The capital of China is quickly becoming one of the priciest — and fastest-changing — cities in the world, driven by several decades of breakneck economic growth. But some of Beijing’s most interesting areas are still free to visit, and provide a bridge between the city’s rich cult…

BEIJING — The capital of China is quickly becoming one of the priciest — and fastest-changing — cities in the world, driven by several decades of breakneck economic growth. But some of Beijing’s most interesting areas are still free to visit, and provide a bridge between the city’s rich cult…

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