Beijing 2015: Ming Tombs

2 Feb

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A few minutes away from The Great Wall were the Ming Tombs…

these mausoleums made for the emporors for the Ming Dynasty is another UNESCO Heritage Site found in Beijing.

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Since we were tired from our Great Wall escapade, it was a very short visit where we spent looking around Ling’en Hall..

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reading about Emperor Yongle, the third emperor of the Ming Dynasty who was known to have made the greatest contribution in China…

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..and walking around the grounds to admire the actual tombs.

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Over-all, it was a very short visit which I think we would have appreciated more if we had a guide.  😦

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The Beijing 2015 Adventure

Come join me as I track back on the cultural and gastronomical adventure we had in the following blog posts…

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