Summer Palace, Beijing, China

Exploring Beijing

Collected by: Bryan Kinkade
AFAR Staff

Whether you have 24 hours or 24 days, Beijing offers a lifetime of twists, turns and journeys. But if you do have to squeeze it in here some of the best of the best of the great city. Enjoy!

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Summer Palace, Beijing, China

Mastering the Stroke

Summer Palace
新建宫门路19号, Beijing, China
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JingShan Park | 景山公园, Beijing, China

Escape to Charcoal Hill

JingShan Park | 景山公园
景山公园, Beijing, China
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Langfang, Langfang, China

Hey Man! You wanna try...?

Langfang
Langfang, China
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Capital International Airport, Beijing, China

Something forbidden in Beijing

Capital International ...
Beijing, China
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Ruo Shui Tang Oil Paper Umbrella Workshop, Beijing, China

The Umbrella Artisans of Beijing’s Ruo Shui Tan...

Ruo Shui Tang Oil Pape...
144 Gulou Dong Dajie, Dongcheng Distr...
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Beijing West Railway Station, Beijing, China

Chasin' the Train

Beijing West Railway S...
Guanglian Road, Beijing, China
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Beijing 798 Art Zone, Beijing, China

Off the Beaten Path in Beijing

Beijing 798 Art Zone
No.798 Road, Beijing, China
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WildChina, Beijing, China

Gastronomic Tour of China

WildChina
E. 3rd Ring Road North, Beijing, China
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Li Qun Duck Restaurant, Beijing, China

Just Ducky

Li Qun Duck Restaurant
2号 Ciqiku Hutong, Beijing, China
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Beijing, Beijing, China

Climbing the Great Wall at Simatai

Beijing
Beijing, Beijing, China
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Lama Temple, Beijing, China

Yonghegong: Tibetan Lama Temple

Lama Temple
12号 Yonghegong Street, Beijing, China
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Zizhuyuan Park, Beijing, China

Painting in the Park

Zizhuyuan Park
Beijing, China
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The Palace Museum, Beijing, China

Discovering the Forbidden City: No Map Required

The Palace Museum
4号 景山前街, Beijing, China
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National Centre for the Performing Arts, Beijing, China

The Golden Egg

National Centre for th...
West Chang'an Avenue, Beijing, China
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Beijing, Beijing, China

Great Wall

Beijing
Beijing, Beijing, China
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Forbidden City, Beijing, China

On the way to dinner

Forbidden City
Beijing, China
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Beijing, Beijing, China

Forbidden City, Beijing,China

Beijing
Beijing, China
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Dong'anmen St, Beijing, China

Dong'anmen Night Market, Beijing

Dong'anmen St
Dong'anmen St, Beijing, China
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 Forbidden City, Beijing, China

The Red Doors Inside Of Forbidden City

Forbidden City
113号 Beichang St, Beijing, China
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