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  2. Beijing - Wikipedia

    Beijing is an important transport hub in North China with six ring roads, 1167 km (725 miles) of expressways, 15 National Highways, nine conventional railways, and six high-speed railways converging on the city. Rail and high-speed rail. Beijing serves as a large rail hub in China's railway network.

  3. Beijing, city, province-level shi (municipality), and capital of the People’s Republic of China. The city has been an integral part of China’s history over the past eight centuries. Redolent with historical, cultural, and political significance, it is one of the world’s great cities.

  4. Beijing Travel Guide. Written by Ruby ZhaoUpdated Aug. 24, 2023. As one of the world's great ancient capitals, and the capital of the world's upcoming superpower, Beijing is the most important and interesting city in China to travel, both for tourism and understanding China.

  5. Beijing Facts: Introduction, Location, History, Districts,...

    Beijing, Jing for short, is a metropolis in northern China and the capital of China. Lying 70 mi (102 km) west of Bohai Sea, it borders Hebei Province to the north, west, south, and for a small section in the east and Tianjin to the southeast.

  6. History of the city of Beijing | Britannica

    Beijing , or Pei-ching conventional Peking formerly (1928–49) Beiping , City, municipality with provincial status (pop., 2003 est.: city, 7,699,300; 2007 est.: municipality, 15,810,000), and capital of China.

  7. Beijing is known for some of its popular attractions, which include: Mutianyu Great Wall; Forbidden City-The Palace Museum; Pearl Market (Hongqiao Market) Gubei Water Town; Universal Beijing Resort

  8. Beijing Travel Guide - National Geographic

    Discover the Best of Beijing Read Travel Far & Away 1931: The Silk Road Meets the Auto Age Read Travel Discover China's History Along the Great Wall Read National Geographic’s latest travel...

  9. Beijing travel - Lonely Planet | China, Asia

    From ancient walled capital to showpiece megacity in barely a century, Beijing (Běijīng, 北京), spins a breathless yarn of triumph, tragedy, endurance and innovation.

  10. The best things to do in Beijing - Lonely Planet

    Travel Stories China Beijing 15 things you can do only in Beijing Save Tom O'Malley Feb 9, 2022 • 8 min read While the pace of developing in Beijing is astounding, the charm of the old hutong quarters persists © Matt Munro / Lonely Planet

  11. Beijing is the capital of the People's Republic of China. The city used to be known as Peking. It is in the northern and eastern parts of the country. Having more that 21 million residents, it is one of the most populous capital cities. The city of Beijing has played a very important role in the development of China.