What is HHS Program
History of the Capital
Beijing is an ancient city with a long history and a time-honored
Beijing Hutong tour, a journey full of surprises
“The pace of construction makes me believe that all things in Beijing are temporary, subject to accelerated change. Time flows strangely in Beijing, not the way it does in other cities.”
“A door, slightly open, whispers real stories.”
Under a very special historic backdrop, Beijing, a city with a long history and unique geographical location, gradually emerged as the birthplace of Beijing Culture by incorporating multiple ethnic cultures.
Ancient Dream: The Forbidden City
Our mind’s eye will traverse the time and space of thousands of years, and narrate the weather-worn story of an imperial residence: her magnificent palaces, her rich and colorful cultural heritage——the embodiment of Chinese civilization’s spirit and thought.
Exploring the Confucius Temple
Apart from its imposing edifices, the Temple is also renowned for its impressive collection of cultural relics, in particular, ancient stone tablets.
One world, One Dream——National Aquatics Centre, National Stadium
National Aquatics Centre:
The buildings glow at night, red, green, and iridescent blue. They are beautiful, new, reservoirs of hope and confidence in a bright future.
The National Stadium is the host venue for the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games. When you see it, you can feel the spirit of struggle and adamancy.
Houhai is a place where you can accidentally spend the whole night talking. The morning will come in pink and foggy as the lake wakes up, and you will still be talking.
National Stadium and Aquatic center