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Boating in the Summer Palace, Beijing
Boating in the Summer Palace, Beijing

Duration: 02:29

Beijing's Summer Palace is one of the most beautiful spots in the capital, with an imposing Buddhist temple overlooking a vast lake.

 
Burial ground of the Ming Emperors
Burial ground of the Ming Emperors

Duration: 02:46

The Ming Tombs are a popular sightseeing spot to the north of Beijing, and travelling by bike is a fun way to get there.

 
Filming Tibetan macaques in China (pt 1/4)
Filming Tibetan macaques in China (pt 1/4)

Duration: 03:14

Emei is a sacred mountain in West Sichuan and it's also home to the Tibetan macaque, a rare species in China. Award-winning cameraman Hao Jian tells us about his work filming macaques.

 
Filming Tibetan macaques in China (pt 3/4)
Filming Tibetan macaques in China (pt 3/4)

Duration: 02:53

The peace and natural beauty of Emei Mountain draw hordes of tourists escaping the noise and pollution of the city. However, the large number of tourists is having an impact on the resident macaques.

 
The seaside resort of Beidaihe
The seaside resort of Beidaihe

Duration: 06:04

The seaside resort of Beidaihe has long been a favourite resort of China's politicians. Nowadays it is visited by ordinary people wanting to spend their holidays by the sea.

 
Visiting Chengde's Summer Palace and Buddhist temples
Visiting Chengde's Summer Palace and Buddhist temples

Duration: 06:40

The city of Chengde's main attractions are the Summer Palace and its many Buddhist temples, which are used as a training centre for young Buddhist monks.

 

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