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The team were very thankful to our business partners for providing transportation for the day, allowing for a tour of their fantastic and vibrant city.
This Sunday I got up at 4:20am to make it in time to the forbidden city for sunrise and I was not disappointed.
From my favourite place at the north-east corner I went to the National Center of Performing Arts (NCPA) or “The Egg” and then via the entrance to the Forbidden City to Qianmen for a well-deserved coffee. 116 more words
In the past, uninvited entrance into the Forbidden City would have been met with instant execution. For many years now this has thankfully not been the case, although I strongly suspect one of the guards to the palace wishes he could deliver such swift retribution on my head. 925 more words