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Beijing is the capital of China and the contry’s political,cultural and international communicational center .Beijing is a populous city in the world with both classical and modern image.Beijing has a long history of more than 3000 years and many places of historic interese and scenic beauty,such as the Great Wall, Forbidden City. Today’s Beijing,especially after holding the Olympic Games,has become an international city.Beijing is showing its new look to visitor from other counties in the world.

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The huge military project to protect the Chinese Empire against intrusions by various northern nomadic groups in ancient times was known as The Great Wall, literally meaning “The long wall of 10,000”. It was generally built along an east-to-west line across China, extending more than ten...

“Forbidden city “is located in the heart of Beijing. First established in 1420, it was used as imperial palace for Qing and Ming Dynasty for slmost 500 years. Now it houses the palace Museum. Forbidden City is worldwide famous for its unparalleled ancient wooden structure architecture, i...

The Summer Palace (literally "Gardens of Nurtured Harmony") is a palace in Beijing, China. The Summer Palace is mainly dominated by Longevity Hill and the Kunming Lake. In December 1998, UNESCO included the Summer Palace on its World Heritage List.  History: The Qianlong Emperor of...

The Temple of Heaven is situated in the southeastern part of central Beijing (Forbidden City). It is four times larger than the Forbidden City. The complex was visited by the Emperors of the Ming and Qing dynasties for annual ceremonies of prayer to Heaven for good harvest. The layout of Altar of H...

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Lama Temple is the largest Tibetan Buddhism Temple in Beijing. Situated in the northeast part of Beijing City, it covers 66.4thousand m2, houses more than one thousands temples pavilion. Lama Temple features 5 large halls and five courtyards with beautifully decorative archways, upturned eaves and...

85 kilometers (52 miles) from downtown Beijing, you can discover Longqing Gorge, in northeast Yanqing County. The source of the river in this area is Haituo Mountain. The river passes through Yudu Mountain, flowing into Gucheng reservoir. So, it is called “Lesser Li River” in Beijing. T...

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Mr. Kirk

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Jul.10, 2014

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Sorry to say, but this has to be the most uninformed guide to Beijing food ever written, looks like the author was most likely paid by one of the big restaurants listed here. With such a diverse selec...Read More
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Dec.29, 2010

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There would be many kind of day trips here in Beijing, like day trip to great wall, day trip to temples, day trip to hutong and museum and ect. onetourchina could handle this.