Beijing Great Hotel

No.1 Zuojia Zhuang Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing, 100028, China | 3 star hotel
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    Travel Blogs from Beijing

    The Forbidden City

    A travel blog entry by richmiketrav on Sep 06, 2014

    14 photos

    ... the supreme power of the emperor from the God and the place where the he lived being the centre of the world, all the gates, palace and other structures of the Forbidden City were arranged on both sides of the south-north central axis. To see it all would have taken far more time than we had available, maybe days! From Tiananman Square there are five parallel bridges leading to the gatehouse where the middle entrance was reserved for ...

    The wall and the last day!

    A travel blog entry by chopsticks on Jul 24, 2014

    3 comments

    ... Two was more than I could have hoped for on every level. I was so afraid that it would be a repeat. Every day was a new adventure and I made new friends and connections and grew. On the plane, we were talking about how this all started out with an allergic reaction and HUGE hives! HA, Bottom line...I am a much better person after having lived the last three weeks in China!!!! I am changed in ways that cannot be expressed. Hope y'all enjoyed the ...

    Saturday 4th January 2014

    A travel blog entry by nashira2116 on Jan 04, 2014

    10 photos

    ... and very interesting with Tina's knowledge of the history. It was built in 1420 so much older than any white settlement in Australia. We were not allowed inside the main buildings but could look from the door thresholds. The last Emperor's reign ended in 1911 with the Cultural Revolution so it was as he left it. There were a lot of tourist groups here and of course the people trying to sell us souvenirs but we ignored them. Tina laughed when one man tried to ...

    Forbidden City and Tiananmen Square

    A travel blog entry by ian-tracey on May 23, 2013

    67 photos

    ... who became the emperor and who became the empress. Until 1911 when the last feudal kingdom was over, no one could enter the Tower except for the royal family and aristocrats. The tower sits on the platform with five arch gateways. As the largest of the five, the center archway is used as the specific passage for Ming and Qing emperors while the side ones are smaller and employed as the passages for ministers and officials.

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    China, crazy people and even more crazy food

    A travel blog entry by bryattack on Oct 12, 2012

    120 photos

    When we got up early in the morning to go to the train station it was freezing cold and snowing in Ulan Bator. It definitely was about time to leave Mongolia :-) While it kept snowing outside, it was pretty warm inside the train that took us towards China in the middle of the night we arrived at the Mongolian - Chinese border. The Passport control was quite fast but it took a while to change all the wheels on the train to the normal width again,because they had ...