Air miles can expire! Who would’ve thought that? Faced with the choice of a) letting them expire, b) exchange them for some useless products I don’t need or c) travelling somewhere alone leaving wife and children at home I decided to go for the latter. 585 more words
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by Wang Kaihao
I have written about the Palace Museum, also known as the Forbidden City, for nearly five years.
Situated in the heart of Beijing, the home to emperors from 1420 to 1911, it is the world’s largest palace complex, covering more than 720,000 square meters. 57 more words
The Forbidden City in Beijing was home to the imperial court between 1420 and 1912. Now home to the Palace Museum, it houses more than 1.8 million cultural relics and is one of the world’s most visited tourist attractions. 62 more words