I have an idea for a new show on Channel 10.
It’s based on life in the Forbidden City.
There’s one guy- the Emperor. And 3000 girls – concubines – fighting for his heart. 252 more words
Beijing used to be Peking. Now the only things called Peking are Peking Duck and Peking Airport. On October 1, 1949, Chairman Mao (as our guide always called him) seized control of the city, announced the creation of the People’s Republic of China and changed the name back to Beijing. 1,825 more words