November 16 - 30, 1999
Palace, Summer Palace, Confucian Temple
Interesting that the Chinese stand rocks
on end as objets d'art, while the Japanese sink the heaviest portion
into the ground as part of their gardens. The stone tablets below are
the names of scholars who were successful in examinations during the
Ming and earlier dynasties.
| The local park
| Peking Opera & Peking University
| The Great Wall
| The Forbidden City and Imperial Palace
Imperial Palace, Confucius
Temple, Ming Tombs, Buddhist temples
| Imperial and Summer Palaces, Confucian Temple
| Summer Palace, Confucian Temple
| University of International Business and Economics; self-portraits!