China is a mystery to the outside world and travelling from Xi’an to Beijing I got to peek behind the red curtains to see China’s interesting past and even brighter future.
Travelling around China I was stroke by the vastness of the palaces and the intricate architecture of the Temple of Heaven, Forbidden City and the Summer Palace. But my favourite was hiking and learning about the history of the Great Wall of China. This was only topped off by toboggan down the wall.
Here’s 21 Incredible Photos Of China That Will Spark Your Wanderlust!
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