1. Boating in the Summer Palace, Beijing

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    Beijing's Summer Palace consists of a lake, pagodas, bridges and a Buddhist temple.

  2. Burial ground of the Ming Emperors

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    The Ming Tombs are a popular sightseeing spot to the north of Beijing.

  3. Chinese New Year

    Duration: 03.09

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    Chinese New Year is the highlight of the year and people spend an entire week celebrating.

  4. Daoism in China

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    Daoism is China's indigenous religion. We visit a centre of Daoism in Beijing.

  5. Food, markets and new shopping centres in Beijing

    Duration: 04.47

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    Beijing has shops for everyone, from open-air markets to exclusive boutiques.

  6. Getting around China by train

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    Travelling by train in China and buying a ticket-the cost depends on softness of the seat!

  7. Nightlife in Beijing

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    More and more young people in Beijing like going out in the evening

  8. Sports and physical exercise

    Duration: 04.37

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    Chinese people practise all sorts of sports and physical exercise.

  9. The Great Wall and how to get there by bus

    Duration: 03.51

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    The Great Wall is a staggering feat of engineering, but how do you get there by bus?

  10. The Peking Opera School

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    Peking Opera is one of the oldest and most popular forms of traditional Chinese opera.