May 2, 2010

Beijing Tourists

Photograph by Tsi Wang, My Shot

This Month in Photo of the Day: Travel

Benches lining the walls outside the Forbidden City provide a moment’s rest for tourists visiting the ancient imperial palace in Beijing. The 178-acre (72-hectare) complex draws more than seven million tourists each year and ranks as China’s top attraction.

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