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5 days and 5 nights in Beijing

Beijing was definitely was one of favourite cities in China, packed with beautiful landmarks and delicious dishes. We visited in January, which is one of the coldest months in China with temperatures consistently below 0 degrees. 911 more words


Imperial Beijing ... [China]

One definitely needs at least 4-5 weeks to even come close to doing justice to a massive country like China. The fact that Google and Facebook are not accessible from within China was not known to me before I landed in Beijing (How did this vital piece of information escape my research???). 600 more words


Stone lions at Forbidden City

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I was revisiting all the big sights on my recent trip to Beijing, including the Forbidden City.

The Forbidden City has lots of dragons, but I like the guardian lions as shown in the picture above best. 183 more words

Travel China


Day two in Beijing we headed to Tiananmen Square and toured through the Forbidden City. Like with the Great Wall, I was blown away by the size and detail. 207 more words