winter Olympics opening ceremony 2018

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National Museum of China, Beijing

There are so many museums in Beijing it would take a couple of weeks to see them all. The National Museum of China (Chinese: 中国国家博物馆; pinyin: Zhōngguó guójiā bówùguǎn) flanks the eastern side of Tiananmen Square in Beijing, China. The museum's mission is to educate about the arts and history of China. It is directed by the Ministry of Culture of the … Continue reading National Museum of China, Beijing

Beijing; world park and summer palace.

All the wonders of the world in miniature in a park just south of Beijing  Beijing World Park (simplified Chinese: 北京世界公园; traditional Chinese: 北京世界公園; Pinyin: Běijīng Shìjiè Gōngyuán) is a  theme park that attempts to give visitors the chance to see the world without having to leave Beijing: The park covers 46.7 hectares and is located in the southwestern Fengtai District of Beijing. … Continue reading Beijing; world park and summer palace.

Central east China Beijing

 The Great Wall just north of Beijing The Great Wall of China is a series of fortifications made of stone, brick, tamped earth, wood, and other materials, generally built along an east-to-west line across the historical northern borders of China to protect the Chinese states and empires against the raids and invasions of the various nomadic groups of the Eurasian Steep … Continue reading Central east China Beijing