Beijing is the capital of the People's Republic of China and one of the most populous and exciting cities on our planet. The city's history dates back three thousand years and Beijing has been the political center of the country for much of the past eight centuries
From the Forbidden City (China's imperial palace during the Ming Dynasty) to Heavenly Park and the Summer Palace, the Beijing area is loaded with a wide-variety of attractions for visitors of all ages.
On the following photo pages we reflect on trips to Beijing, China, and some typical venues for you to enjoy and explore.
Come visit China; you will not be disappointed.
An artist applying her craft on a side street in Beijing.
Coca-Cola is a carbonated soft drink sold in stores, restaurants and vending machines in more than 200 countries, and China is no exception.
A quiet corner on a Beijing street.
Early morning mist on a Beijing canal.
When you see this sign in your travels across Beijing, you might consider visiting the recommended toilet. Beijing hotel toilets are usually Western style (sit-down toilets) but can be a little aged and shabby. In many situations, Chinese toilets are normally the squat style, which do take some getting used to. However, in recent years China had really improved their public toilets, but my wife still carries her own toilet paper.(Beijing - Page 4) 1 | 2 | 3 | 4