Month

October 2018
Potala Palace
26
Oct

The Potala Palace

The Potala Palace is the most famous religious and administrative fortress of Tibet. Situating on the top of the red hill called Marpori Hill, the palace is in the center of the Lhasa Valley. A veritable gem of Tibetan Buddhism, the Potala Palace presents many...
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26
Oct

Temple of Heaven – Beijing’s Imperial Sacrificial Altar

Temple of Heaven is where the emperors of the Ming Dynasty (1368-1644) and the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911) hold their Heaven Worship Ceremony. It is considered the largest and the best representative existing work of art among China’s ancient sacrificial buildings. The temple was initially constructed...
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26
Oct

Old Summer Palace (Yuanmingyuan)

Situated at the northwest of the city and east of today’s Summer Palace, the Old Summer Palace is now known as the Ruins of Yuanmingyuan or the Garden of Perfection and Light. Initially constructed during the reign of the Qing Dynasty’s Emperor Kangxi in 1709,...
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25
Oct

Summer Palace Beijing (Yiheyuan)

Located in the northwest of Beijing, 15 Km away from the downtown area of Haidian District, “The Summer Palace” is the largest and the most well-preserved imperial park in China. It showcases Chinese horticulture and landscape with popular natural views and cultural interests. There were...
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24
Oct

Ming Tombs – Thirteen Tombs of Ming Dynasty

Ming Tombs Scenic Area is located at the foot of Tianshou Mountain, about 50 kilometers northwest of Beijing. It is also known as the Thirteen Tombs of Ming Dynasty where the mausoleums of the Ming Dynasty’s (1368-1644) thirteen emperors lie. It was the first emperor...
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23
Oct

Jiuzhaigou Park

Jiuzhaigou Park and Nature Reserve is located in the Jiuzhaigou Xian County in the north of Sichuan Province, southwestern region of China. Jiuzhaigou park is particularly famous for the beauty of its waterfalls and lakes. According to Tibetan tradition, a God offered a mirror to the...
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23
Oct

Beihai Park (Northern Sea Park)

The Beihai Park, Also called as the Northern Sea Park, is one of the oldest, biggest and most well-preserved ancient royal gardens in the country that is located at the center of Beijing. It has Zhongnanhai or Central and Southern Seas to its south and...
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798 Art Zone
23
Oct

798 Art Zone – Beijing’s Exhibition Center of Chinese Culture and Arts

Situated in the North East corner of Beijing, in the Dashanzi zone, 798 Art Zone or Dashanzi Art District (DAD) is named after the 798 factory constructed in the 1950s. Covering a total area of 148 acres or 60 hectares, it has Beijing-Baotou railway to...
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22
Oct

Tiananmen Square – Square of the Gate of Heavenly Palace

With its historical, cultural, as well as political significance, Tiananmen Square which literally means “Square of the Gate of Heavenly Palace” is a must-visit sight in Beijing, China. It is one of the biggest public squares in the whole world and situated at the core...
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