IMPERIAL BEIJING: TIAN'ANMEN, FORBIDDEN CITY, JINGSHAN -
This place is AMAZING! Tour an impressive public square and visit one of the top five palaces in the world... then get stunning views of the city!
Tian'anmen Square and the Forbidden City are usually the first sights that travelers visit, and for good reason: they are the heart and soul of Beijing. Tian’anmen is one of the largest public squares in the world… it is amazing! Next, enjoy the Forbidden City, China’s best-preserved architectural site and one of the top five palaces in the world. After that, you’ll cross the street to Jingshan Park, a former imperial garden, and then climb the man-made Coal Hill for stunning views of the Forbidden City from above.
Cheryl Probst is an award-winning photojournalist who has worked for newspapers in Oregon, Washington, Alaska and China. She goes to China on a regular basis, and has visited 43 of the 50 United States, 7 Canadian Provinces, numerous European countries and also New Zealand. Today she calls the state of Washington her home.
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