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The largest park in Beijing at 3km by 1.5km.
The largest park in Beijing at 3km by 1.5km. The park features an artifical beach, two large swimming pools, a bungee jumping tower, boat rental, concert stages, sports areas, a number of amusement park rides, flower areas and much more. The individual entertainment options might not be impressive, but the size of the park and the number of local visitors makes a stroll here delightful anyway.
This Beijing branch of a Seoul gallery opened in 2007
Here you can watch sculptures and gingko trees
Sanlitun is known for its Bar Street, which is the epicentre of Beijng’s nightlife, lined with bars, clubs and shops, of which the largest Adidas store in the world is one
Aquarium with a 120m walk through tunnel
Buddhist temple built around 1460
They do have pandas but displays aren't as good as other places in China, such as the Panda Breeding Centre in Chengdu, Sichuan Province
Just north-east of Guomao station along the Third Ring Road is this beautiful and unique tower by Dutch architects Rem Koolhaas and Ole Scheeren, housing China Central Television Station
Taoist temple founded in 1319 with hundreds of life size plaster figures and the possibility of making offerings to different gods responsible for all kind of stuff