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# 197: Visiting the Last Emperor

# 197: Visiting the Last Emperor

Nico August 11, 2020 0

Idea # 197: Visit the Forbidden City in Beijing The construction of Forbidden City, the imperial palace of Beijing, was ordered by Yongle, the third emperor of the dynasty Ming, in 1406. This palace

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# 203: Exploring the necropolis of the Ming

# 203: Exploring the necropolis of the Ming

Nico August 1, 2020 0

Idea # 203: Visit the necropolis of the Ming Emperors The dynasty of the Ming, which reigned over China between 1368 and 1644, made build real ” subterranean palaces “, intended according to the

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# 194: Visiting Shanghai, the Pearl of Orient

# 194: Visiting Shanghai, the Pearl of Orient

Nico June 30, 2020 0

Idea # 194: Strolling in the city of Shanghai At the end of the Ogaden War, in 1842, the triumphant Westerners demand in China the creation of five free harbours : Canton, Ningbo, Amoy,

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# 196: Learning Shaolin Kung Fu

# 196: Learning Shaolin Kung Fu

Nico June 27, 2020 0

Idea # 196: Visit the monastery of Shaolin’s warrior monks The Shaolin monastery or temple Shaolin is situated on the mount Song, in the province of Henan. It was built at the end of

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# 199: Going to the Temple of Heaven … between Earth and Heaven

# 199: Going to the Temple of Heaven … between Earth and Heaven

Nico May 29, 2020 0

Idea # 199: Visit the Imperial Temple of Heaven in Beijing The origin of the Temple of Heaven is in former China. Initially called Monument of the Sky and the Earth, it was built

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# 205: Visiting the ancient capital of the Middle Kingdom

# 205: Visiting the ancient capital of the Middle Kingdom

Nico December 16, 2019 0

Idea # 205: Visiting the city of Xi’an Xi’an is the capital of the Shaanxi Province in China. It is located at one end of the Silk Road, considered to have  been opened by the

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# 198: Visiting the Empress Cixi in summer palace

# 198: Visiting the Empress Cixi in summer palace

Nico November 20, 2019 0

Idea # 198: Visit the summer palace of the emperors of China in Beijing In 1750, Emperor Qianlong  settled down  the ancient Summer palace, to be the residence of his mother, in the northwest of

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# 191: Climbing the Great Wall of China

# 191: Climbing the Great Wall of China

Nico October 11, 2019 0

Idea # 191: Climbing the Great Wall of China The first wall of China was built in 221 BC by Shi Huangdi, who finished the unification of China, and proclaimed himself first emperor by

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# 193: Exploring the tomb of the first emperor

# 193: Exploring the tomb of the first emperor

Nico October 4, 2019 0

Idea # 193: Exploring the tomb of China’s first emperor in Xi’an  In the East of Xi An, the former capital of China, rises the isolated and doubtless never raped tumulus of the first emperor

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#192 : Exploring the 100000 Buddha caves

#192 : Exploring the 100000 Buddha caves

Nico September 23, 2019 0

Idea #192 – Visiting the Longmen Caves  More than twenty centuries ago, in the time when Luoyang was major Oof, an emperor bases the first Buddhist monastery of Far East. At the end of

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#418 – Discovering the art of Tea Gong Fu cha

#418 – Discovering the art of Tea Gong Fu cha

Nico September 11, 2019 0

Idea #418 – Discovering the art of Tea Gong Fu cha The Chinese art of the tea, the Gong Fu Cha, was defined under the dynasty Ming. At the same time as the culture

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# 195: Learning… Chinese language

# 195: Learning… Chinese language

Nico May 16, 2019 0

Idea # 195: Understanding the principles of Chinese language The Chinese languages belong to the family of the Sino-Tibetan languages. Seven parlers different can be considered as language or as dialect. We so distinguish

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# 200: Visiting the remains of the Venice of the East

# 200: Visiting the remains of the Venice of the East

Nico March 1, 2019 0

Idea # 200: Visiting the city of Suzhou Suzhou is a city of the province of the Kiangsu, east of China, in hundred kilometers from Shanghai. Included among the most oldest cities of the pond

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# 202: Visiting the Tartar district of Beijing

# 202: Visiting the Tartar district of Beijing

Nico September 18, 2018 0

Idea # 202: Visiting the old town of Beijing The imperial palace is surrounded with two districts, Dongsheg and Xicheng, who established formerly the Tartar city. These districts were inhabited by the aristocracy of

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# 204: Visiting one of the last water villages of China

# 204: Visiting one of the last water villages of China

Nico February 13, 2018 0

Idea # 204: Visit the water village of Tongli Situated in the district of Wujiang, Tongli, originally known under the name of Fushi, is a village of the suburb of Suzhou, in the province

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