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Zhengyangmen (Zhengyang Gate) - Gatehouse

At the southern end of Tiananmen Square, away from the Forbidden City, is a seemingly very out of place gate with another one, equally out of place looking, less than hundred metres behind it. 565 more words

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WANGDA SHOWCASES successfully WON THE HIGH-END MUSEUM DISPLAY CASES PROJECT FOR SHEN WU MEN GALLERY OF NATIONAL CLASS MUSEUM-PALACE MUSEUM(Forbidden City)

Via public tender and competition,WANGDA SHOWCASES successfully WON THE HIGH-END MUSEUM DISPLAY CASES PROJECT FOR SHEN WU MEN GALLERY OF NATIONAL CLASS MUSEUM-PALACE MUSEUM(Forbidden City). 108 more words

Winter holidays 3 - Hong Kong (Part 3)

The final (full) day in Hong Kong. Today I decided to visit a heritage trail in the New Territories, away from the busy and touristy areas. 655 more words

Huabiao – Keeping an Eye on the Emperor

In your excitement about being in the world’s largest public square and making your way through Tiananmen (the gate) to enter the Forbidden City, you could be forgiven for missing these white marble columns, one on either side of the gate on the outside and two more on the other side of the gate once you do pass through. 528 more words

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Goodness Gracious, Great Wall of China! - a short story from China.

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After a happy, prolonged period of stabilisation and life-altering romance, I finally bid farewell to Belgium in the summer of 2009. 2,534 more words