The Home of the Panda Bears
When I arrived in Beijing I knew I just had to see the panda bears before going home. Since the wild ones live quite far away, I was happy just to see them in the zoo.
Another must-see in China is the Great Wall. From Beijing, it only takes 1.5-2 hours to drive there. The Great Wall is one of the 7 world wonders, and you will totally understand why once seeing how great it actually is!
Traveling to Beijing was a game changing experience for me in many ways. First, it was my first trip outside of Europe. Second, it was my first trip where I had the opportunity to choose myself which things to see and do. […]
A must see in Beijing is the Tiananmen Square and the Forbidden City. Located just next to each other a new world is entered. Tiananmen Square is placed just outside the Forbidden City in Beijing and is the fourth largest city square in the world. Both the Tiananmen Gate and the Forbidden City were built in 1415 during [...]