Beijing (5) Lunch on Saturday PM
Beijing (6) Forbidden City is Closed
Beijing (7) Cute Pandas
Beijing (8) Summer Palace
Beijing (9) Flying Acrobatic Show
Beijing (10) Hotel & Dinner
Beijing (11) Great Wall
Beijing (12) Great Wall Shopping
Beijijng (13) Lunch on Sunday PM
Sunday, February 14 2010
The Ming Tombs is the cemetery for the 13 emperors of the Ming Dynasty (1368-1644).
There's a pathway of animal and human stone statues - it was tradition to place these in front of tombs. If the animal is kneeling, it shows respect. If they are standing, it means they are guarding.
Beijing (15) Traditional Tea House