Almost a thousand years old, and the capital of China. With a population of around 22 million this is a teaming city metamorphosing into a global city.

The shear number of people, means a huge number of cars and factories spew noxious fumes into the air constantly. In my 8 days in Beijing I don’t think I saw the sun clearly once.

Do make a trip to the Forbidden City

And the Great Wall of China

Beijing Hilton, Beijing, China

I was lucky enough to spend 8 days in Beijing in June this year. Primary reason for the trip was to attend a training course for work but I took the opportunity to stay on for a couple of extra days to do some sightseeing of the city and its surrounds. I stayed in the … Continue reading Beijing Hilton, Beijing, China

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