China Middle Kingdom 4
It was so hot in the Forbidden City I had to use my radley umbrella!
Each roof in the Forbidden City was decorated with an odd number of animals for good luck.
How far is it to the top!!
The Great wall stretches for miles and can be seen from space.
Rachel loved this sign in Nanjing.
An oap writing a welcoming sign to visitors as a form of excercise.
All the gardens visited were very calming and had some form of water feature in them.
One of the many overloaded boats seen on the Grand Canal.
Another pebble picture seen at one of the gardens.
Sorting out the cocoons at the silk factory. Some people eat the pupa inside as it is very nutritious!
A fantastic model of Shanghai seen at Shanghai's Urban Planning Museum.