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We decided to include China in our 2002 grand train journey because the country developed so quickly that much things of our interest may be gone the next opportunity we had to go there. We first stayed some days in the capital Beijing were we visited the

We entered China in Erlian were the bogeys of our train had to be changed by raising the whole carriage and swap the Mongolian for a Chinese bogey. Our hotel in Beijing was very close to Tiananmen Square were we visited the Great Hall of the People, the N

Beijing - Gate of Heavenly Peace

The Gate of heavenly peace with Mao portrait on Tiananmen square

Beijing - Gate of Heavenly Peace

Famous Mao portrait above the Gate of Heavenly Peace in Beijing

Beijing - Gate of Heavenly Peace

View on Tiananmen Square from the Gate of Heavenly Peace

Beijing - Great hall of the people

The Great hall of the people, the Chinese parliament building

Beijing - Great hall of the people

Visitors to the Great hall of the people have to wear blue socks

Beijing - Great hall of the people

Seats for important guests in a conference room of the People Hall

Beijing - Great hall of the people

Podium of the main auditorium of the Great hall of the people

Beijing - Great hall of the people

Entrance ticket to the Great hall of the people in Beijing

Beijing - Great hall of the people

Great Hall of the People during the 11th National Peoples Congress

Beijing - Mao mausoleum

Mao’s mausoleum on the middle of Beijing’s Tiananmen square

Beijing - National museum of China

The National Museum of China on Beijing Tiananmen Square

Beijing - Tiananmen square monument

A communist monument part of the sculptures around Mao’s mausoleum

Beijing - Forbidden palace

The Gate of Supreme Harmony in Beijing’s famous Forbidden City

Beijing - Forbidden palace

Wooden buildings part of the famous Forbidden City in Beijing

Beijing - Forbidden palace

Small building in the imperial garden of the forbidden city

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