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the capital of the People's Republic of China, is the
nation's political and cultural center. It covers an
area of 16,800 square kilometers, and has a population
of 11 millions. There are 18 districts in Beijing. Beijing
is an ancient city with a long history of more than
3000 years and has many splendid cultural relics and
historical sites, such as the Great Wall-the greatest
defense construction of our ancestors and one of the
only two architectures on the earth that can be seen
from the space by astronauts; the Tian'anmen Square-the
biggest square in the world; the imperial Palace Museum-the
largest and the most intact extant conglomeration of
ancient structure of imperial palace. The daily life
of Beijing residents is unique for its courtyard with
houses around, narrow alley, pedicab, instant boiled
mutton, roast duck, Beijing Opera and handicrafts, etc.
Only in Beijing can you see, hear and feel all of these.
Beijing you can enjoy fully the conspicuous four seasons-spring
blossoms, summer tides, autumn maples and winter snow.