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Forbidden City (Imperial Palace)

Have you ever wondered what's so forbidden about the Forbidden City? It's called that because it was closed to the outside world for 500 years. This was the seat of the Ming and the Qing emperors, and no one could enter - or leave - the imperial ... 

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Forbidden City

June 2012

Julie
Poland

Outside of the Forbidden City.

Forbidden City

May 2011

Anonymous

Anonymous

Forbidden City

Forbidden City

February 2011

Forbidden City

Tiananmen Square

February 2011

Tiananmen Square: Entrance to the Forbidden City

Forbidden City

September 2010

Forbidden City

Forbidden City Moat

March 2015

Viewing The Forbidden City Moat

forbidden city

September 2014

tour of Forbidden City

The Forbidden City

July 2014

Anonymous

Anonymous

Beijing's Forbidden City

Forbidden City

May 2014

The external wall of the north side of the Forbidden City

Forbidden City

May 2014

If we had followed the crowd amazing pictures with virtually no tourists wouldn't have been possible, our guide showed us where to step away from the crowd to get shots like this.

Forbidden City

March 2014

photo with tour guide in the Forbidden City

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