BEIJING DAY 5 – 18 August 1999

18 August 1999 Wednesday ???? Temple of Heaven/Tiantan Park Going to Tiantan Park is very easy for us, as the location is near to Qianmen. Taking the air-con public bus only cost RMB 3 per pax and was about 15 minutes. Tiantan Park or The Temple of Heaven is located in southeast of Beijing, which […]

BEIJING DAY 4 – 17 August 1999

17 August 1999 Tuesday ????Ming Tombs Situated in a small basin in north Changping County, northwest of Beijing. Shisanling???? (Ming Tombs) are the burial sites of thirteen out of sixteen emperors in Ming Dynasty (the other three emperors, Zhu Yuanzhang was buried in Nanjing, known as Xiaoling; Zhu Yun’s burial place is unknown; Zhu Qiyu’s […]

BEIJING DAY 3 – 16 August 1999

16 August 1999 Monday Today, our only destination is ???The Summer Palace. We took the Beijing minibus from Qianmen to The Summer Palace, which was about 45 min. The Summer Palace situated in the northwestern suburbs of Beijing, it is the most perfectly preserved imperial garden with the largest amount of man-made landscapes and architectures. […]

Beijing Day 2 – 15 August 2018

15 August 1999 Sunday On the 2nd day morning, we begin our Beijing tour by taking public bus from the hotel to Tian’anmen Square. Is about 10 min from Dongdan to Tian’anmen. This is my first experience in Beijing, China. ?????The Tian’anmen Square The Tian’anmen Square is in the heart of modern Beijing. Occupying an […]