• China January 5, 2010 No Comments
    2010
    Jan
    05

    Beijing Yiheyuan is the Chinese Emperor’s Summer Palace.
    What is the scenery of the Summer Palace  in winter?
    The beautiful lake became ice surface.
    People are happy playing on the ice lake.
    Beauty of the mountains in far as pictures.
    The Summer Palace is also very beautiful in winter.

    China Beijing Tour, Yiheyuan, the Summer Palace in winter. Photo by KaKa.

    China Beijing Tour, Yiheyuan, the Summer Palace in winter. Photo by KaKa.

    China Beijing Tour, Yiheyuan, the Summer Palace in winter. Photo by KaKa.

    China Beijing Tour, Yiheyuan, the Summer Palace in winter. Photo by KaKa.

    China Beijing Tour, Yiheyuan, the Summer Palace in winter. Photo by KaKa.

    China Beijing Tour, Yiheyuan, the Summer Palace in winter. Photo by KaKa.

    China Beijing Tour, Yiheyuan, the Summer Palace in winter. Photo by KaKa.

    China Beijing Tour, Yiheyuan, the Summer Palace in winter. Photo by KaKa.

    China Beijing Tour, Yiheyuan, the Summer Palace in winter. Photo by KaKa.

    China Beijing Tour, Yiheyuan, the Summer Palace in winter. Photo by KaKa.

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  • China September 26, 2009 1 Comment
    2009
    Sep
    26

    The Summer Palace or Yihe yuan is a palace in Beijing, China. The Summer Palace is mainly dominated by Longevity Hill (60 meters high) and the Kunming Lake. It covers an expanse of 2.9 square kilometers, three quarters of which is water. The central Kunming Lake covering 2.2 square kilometers was entirely man made and the excavated soil was used to build Longevity Hill. In the Summer Palace, one finds a variety of palaces, gardens, and other classical-style architectural structures.

    The summer palace in Beijing, China. Photo by KaKa.

    Longevity Hill in the summer palace Yiheyuan in Beijing, China. Photo by KaKa.

    Beautiful scenery like the a picture. Summer palace in Beijing, China. Photo by KaKa.

    Beautiful scenery like the a painting. Summer palace in Beijing, China. Photo by KaKa.

    The summer palace in Beijing, China. Photo by KaKa.

    Longevity Hill in the summer palace Yiheyuan in Beijing, China. Photo by KaKa.

    17 arch bridge in the summer palace in Beijing, China. Photo by KaKa.

    17 arch bridge in the summer palace in Beijing, China. Photo by KaKa.

    Wooden roof in the summer palace in Beijing, China. Photo by KaKa.

    Wooden roof in the summer palace in Beijing, China. Photo by KaKa.

    Stone ship in the summer palace in Beijing, China. Photo by KaKa.

    Stone ship in the summer palace in Beijing, China. Photo by KaKa.

    Ixora in the summer palace in Beijing, China.  Photo by KaKa.

    Ixora in the summer palace in Beijing, China. Photo by KaKa.

    Emperor and Queen's portrait in the summer palace in Beijing, China. Photo by KaKa.

    Emperor and Queen's portrait in the summer palace in Beijing, China. Photo by KaKa.

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