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A City Within A City: Beijing’s Forbidden City

A 164-foot wide mote and 33-foot high wall with a perimeter of roughly 2.25 miles encases The Forbidden City in the center of  Beijing.  It features about 800 buildings and almost 10,000 rooms, over a 7-million square feet area, and … Continue reading

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Beijing City, a City of Tradition, Culture and Cuisine Has Inspired Yu’s Garden Chinese Restaurant in Glen Ellyn

Beijing is the capital of the People’s Republic of China. It is one of the most populous cities in the world and is the third largest city in China after Chongqing and Shanghai. Beijing literally means Northern Capital and has … Continue reading

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