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Day II - 5:13 pm

The Jingshan Park, thanks to its small hill, protect the Forbidden City from the bad spirits, who usually arrive from North. It provides a great panoramic view on the whole city too !

From there, you understand Beijing is a fusion of multiple worlds : old ones, traditional ones, "daily-life" ones, spiritual ones or even futuristic ones...

This is the future National Grand Theatre of China, designed by french architect Paul Andreu : a complex, opening soon, with an opera, two theatres and a music hall...

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