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North Sea Park-True Enlightenment Palace
Beijing

The North Sea park is located at the downtown area, in Imperial Palace's northwest, because with the sea, the South China Sea divides the name three seas to acquire fame. Here is the king palace garden which originally distant, the gold, the Yuan, bright, the clear 5 dynasty construct gradually become, is our country extant is most ancient, is most complete, most has the comprehensive nature and one of representative royal family botanical gardens. The entire garden by the myth in “three celestial mountains” (too fluid pond, Penglai, abbot, Yingzhou) forms in one's mind the layout, the form is unique, rich strong fantasy ideal condition color. the Beijing North Sea park built in Liaodai, all previous dynasties restoration expands, after clear Qianlong year large-scale reconstruction, forms today's pattern basically, was had near millennium history, extant was most glorious for our country, preserves one of most complete royal family botanical gardens. the North Sea park before 1911 Revolution, is the imperial imperial park, occupies a land area of the approximately 69 hectares, the water surface area amounts to 39 hectares, the park landmark to be situated in Qionghua island's Yongan temple white tower.

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Copyright: Jacky cheng
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Hochgeladen: 17/07/2009
Aktualisiert: 18/06/2014
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