Do you want to explore a place that has the flavour of both the modern and the ancient? Well, we all know that China is a place of immense cultural heritage. The Chinese civilization dates back to thousands of years and hence when one sets foot on the Chinese soil, one is bound to get a feel of it. From ancient structures of world famous repute to modern towering structures, China has occupied a foremost spot in today’s most famous tourist destinations. And if you are indeed planning on exploring the true Chinese spirit and wonder, then there is hardly a better place to visit than Beijing.
A little bit about Beijing
Well to begin with Beijing is the capital of China. It
is a huge city and hosts quite the population. And why will Beijing not be this
huge? It is one of the oldest cities in the world and it has been there for
more than three centuries now! The city has grown with time and expanded its
horizon as well. One of the most striking features of Beijing is that you will
find a mix of the ancient and the modern here. That is, it has ancient
structures lining the city boundaries and it has skyscrapers as well. While you
will find the tradition and teachings of Taoism and Buddhism governing the
daily practices of the people here, you will find them leading a life propelled
by the modern technological fervour as well. There are many good hotels in
Beijing which are perfect for tourists who want to explore the city and
hence finding the choicest accommodation will not be a problem here. All in
all, Beijing perfectly captures the spirit of China and one cannot help but
agree that it is truly the capital of this country.
Places to visit in Beijing
When in Beijing, there is one thing that you can be
absolutely sure of –you will never run out of places to explore. Steeped in
history, Beijing boasts of hosting one of the Seven Wonders of the World. So,
let’s find out, what Beijing has in store for us:
Things to remember when visiting Beijing
If you are intent on planning a trip to Beijing then
there are few things that you need to remember. Beijing is a busy city and
hence finding your choice of accommodation in your preferred time might prove
to be an issue if you do not get your booking done in the right time. When it
comes to the best hotels in Beijing,
they are generally crowded during the tourist season, and hence, it is
important that when you plan your trip, that is exactly when you get your
booking done. Do research online and make a list of all the hotels that you
think will be ideal for your stay and get your booking done through a reliable
Along with the hotel booking, you will have to get
your flight bookings done as well. Be aware of discounts and offers so that you
can cut a sweet deal.
And lastly, you should make sure that your tourist
visa is in order. There are certain formalities that one needs to take care of
when applying for a tourist visa and hence it is best if you start the process
early.Beijing promises to
be an experience truly worth remembering! So what are you waiting for? Start
planning your trip to Beijing, now!
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