As an HHS student you’ll have the chance to set off on your own and travel the country—Beijing, Shanghai, Guangdong, Chengdu, Dalian, they’re all within reach. It’s up to you!
| Tian’anmen Square
Tian’anmen Square is one of the largest city squares in the world.
It is situated in the heart of Beijing.
The total area is 440,000 square meters.That’s about the size of 60 soccer fields, spacious enough to accommodate half a million people.
|The Palace Museum
The Palace Museum is located on city center in Beijing, China
It exists biggest, most integrity of thou building cluster. It has been one of five greatest temples in the world by the fame.
The Palace Museum start to set up in A.D.1406, the Palace Museum have the size courtyard more than 90s and the house contain 980 and add up to 8704.
| Summer Palace
Situated in the western outskirts of Haidian District, the Summer Palace is 15 kilometers (9.3 miles) from central Beijing. Having the largest royal park and being well preserved, it was designated, in 1960 by the State Council, as a Key Cultural Relics Protection Site of China. Containing examples of the ancient arts, it also has graceful landscapes and magnificent constructions. The Summer Palace is the archetypal Chinese garden, and is ranked amongst the most noted and classical gardens of the world. In 1998, it was listed as one of the World Heritage Sites by UNESCO.
|The Temple of Heaven
The Temple of Heaven is located in southern Beijing. It is included in the UNESCO world heritage list in 1998. With an area of 2.7 million square meters, it is the largest of its kind in the country. Built in 1420, the 18th year of the reign of Ming Emperor Yongle, the temple was where emperors went to worship heaven for good harvests.
| The Great Wall
The Great Wall is one of the great wonders of the world. Starting out in the east on the banks of the Yalu River in Liaoning Province, the Wall stretches westwards for 12,700 kilometers to Jiayuguan in the Gobi desert, thus known as the Ten Thousand Li Wall in China. The Wall climbs up and down, twists and turns along the ridges of the Yanshan and Yinshan Mountain Chains through five provinces——Liaoning, Hebei, Shanxi, Shaanxi, and Gansu and two autonomous regions——Ningxia and Inner Mongolia, binding the northern China together.
At a distance of 50 km northwest of Beijing stands an arc－shaped cluster of hills fronted by a small plain． Here is where 13 emperors of the Ming dynasty （1368－1644） were buried， and the area is known as the Ming Tombs．