CHINA – Beijing
An enormous city square that leads to the Forbidden City. Mao’s Mausoleum is in the center.
The former imperial palace. It’s kinda big. According to legend, there’s 9,999 rooms.
A lake district with good night life.
Site of the 2008 Summer Games.
Beautiful palace set on a lake.
Temple of Heaven
Circular temple built in 1420.
Buddhist temple with an 80ft tall Buddha statue.
You can see it from outer space. Or you can see it in China… There are different sections you can visit a couple hours north of Beijing. The popular ones are Mutianyu and Badaling, followed by Juyongguan and Jinshanling.
Ancient village about a 3 hr drive from Beijing.