From Ulaan Bataar to Beijing
List of photos on this website of sites occurring on The World Heritage List of UNESCO.
'The Summer Palace in Beijing – first built in 1750, largely destroyed in the war of 1860 and restored on its original foundations in 1886 –
is a masterpiece of Chinese landscape garden design. The natural landscape of hills and open water is combined with artificial features
such as pavilions, halls, palaces, temples and bridges to form a harmonious ensemble of outstanding
Photo taken on July 29 2000
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