Architectural Buildings in Beijing

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Architectural Buildings in Beijing

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  • Jazzy Jay
    Toronto, Canada63 contributions
    This is a must see in beijing. dont forget to check out both palaces. there is a summer palace and old summer palace. i like the old summer palace better. its more beautiful in my opinion.
    Written September 4, 2022
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  • AndreaS-AS1
    Buenos Aires, Argentina126 contributions
    Lots of things to see, and if you watched Bertolucci's movie, this visit will be even better. The visit takes quite a long time.
    Written January 19, 2023
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  • Xinyi S
    Snellville, GA22 contributions
    I was tired trying to walk all the way down into towards the middle of the trip .
    and so many flights of old paved stairs in the summer Time .
    It's Hot there , in the summer time !!

    Been there since that summer of 2019 !!
    Written November 18, 2022
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  • Sunet
    10 contributions
    Everything was beautiful. even with the rain. Hearing the history from the guide, Clement, was simply amazing.
    Written July 15, 2022
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  • Malgorzata
    11,503 contributions
    The largest public square in the world. Tiananmen Square established in the year 1417. Huge scale and space, with an impressive entrance to the Forbidden City. Monument to the People's Heroes is located in the square. National Museum of China is located in the East of the square and on the south side is the Mao Zedong Mausoleum. Tiananmen Square is a cult place that must be seen when visiting China, especially keeping in mind the history of this place.
    Written September 29, 2021
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  • Xinyi S
    Snellville, GA22 contributions
    It was so great to see all the pleasures of this city !!
    That My family still kept it's good moments on
    their Apple I phone , since it was in the summer of 2019 !!
    Written November 18, 2022
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  • FellowTraveler777811
    Brisbane, Australia21 contributions
    Went to a show at the National Center for the Performing Arts. So colourful, loud and exciting. Stage became a waterfall. Fantastic to watch. Enjoyed it so much well worth the visit
    Written May 7, 2022
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  • PaulSiow
    Petaling Jaya, Malaysia2,731 contributions
    Probably one of the more magnificent and majestic building in the Forbidden Palace. Great ancient Chinese architecture. Saw this in many Chinese films about ancient China and its emperors and warlords.
    Written March 4, 2020
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  • LG_Kay
    Singapore, Singapore7,488 contributions
    This is the only entrance to the Forbidden City. It has five towers appearing like a flying phoenix. You need to purchase a ticket to enter. I recommend you purchase the entrance ticket online at 3rd party website to avoid queuing. Amazingly, no physical ticket (QR code, ticket reference number etc) is issued. Just show your passport to scan through as the system can detect you have valid ticket.
    Written October 18, 2019
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  • richiel747
    Richmond, Canada333 contributions
    If you time your visit right in the afternoon, the sun streams through the doors and illuminates the interior and you really can appreciate the relics that have been preserved and you can also see the artwork throughout the interior.
    Written January 1, 2022
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  • Maxim B
    Ottawa, Canada905 contributions
    A beautiful estate with a great garden, full of Qing Dynasty history. Each of the rooms/pavilions has mini exhibitions and exhibits of the living quarters from the era. Busier in the afternoon than the morning because most tour groups tend to visit other attractions in the morning (e.g. Forbidden City or the Temple of Heaven).

    Giving this place 4 stars only because I did not get a chance to experience the tour guide or the bathrooms because the original visit plan had to be changed.
    Written March 22, 2019
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  • RickFLL
    Fort Lauderdale, FL396 contributions
    I came upon this 9 Dragon Screen on my way to the Treasury Room within the Forbidden City. This ceramic tile screen (seemed to be 30 to 40 feet long) and featured 9 huge dragons, each one different. It was awesomely cool.
    Written November 10, 2019
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  • Puss
    6 contributions
    This looks like a fabulous place, one of the best water parks in the world, but it was closed when I went, I've seen other reviewers who also found it closed. Expensive. No boxer trunks for men, a chance to wear a skimpy suit. If you are over 60 you need an escort!!
    Written December 10, 2019
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  • CTMerebear
    Beijing, China104 contributions
    Great hike that was not too challenging. Most of the path was pretty safe. (Not too much climbing.) Walking poles are helpful.
    Written February 17, 2021
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  • PaulSiow
    Petaling Jaya, Malaysia2,731 contributions
    You can see this building from most places inside the summer palace grounds. A small separate fee is payable to enter this building, with 50% discount for seniors. We enjoyed the view of this building while taking a cruise around the lake.
    Written March 4, 2020
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