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The largest Square in the world: Tiananmen Square

Tiananmen Square is the heart of Beijing, a place of tourists walking. Tiananmen Square can hold about one million people.

Previously, the square was a courtyard in front of the main gate to the Forbidden City, where used to be the office of ministries. At that time, it had an area of about 110,000 square meters. After falling of the feudal system, and especially after the foundation of the People’s Republic of China, the area have updated and expanded. Now length is 880 meters and width is 500 meters and covers an area of 440,000 square meters.

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Unforgettable Beijing Opera

This is a different type of opera unlike any other operas – because it’s looks like a theater. The main features of traditional Beijing opera is freedom and relaxation. To conform these requirements the actors must know the basics of the national acting – “four skills” and “four stages”. The first four – the singing, recitation, reincarnation and gestures, the second four – “game by hands”, “game by eyes”, “game by body” and “steps.”

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Gourmand journey in Beijing: Peking Duck

If you never booked at the restaurant the Peking duck during your stay in Beijing, you can think that your gourmand journey is failed. The Peking duck can be considered one of the main elements of the Tour in Beijing.

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Peking Duck is an essential feature for special event lunches in the Chinese capital. For this dish is characterized thin and crispy skin.

How is traditionally eaten this dish:
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