Urban Planning Beijing Style

Beijing has a museum dedicated to urban planning in the heart of the city, it has been one of the places I had been meaning to visit since I arrived. Finally I made it…

Beautiful model of Beijing on the wall of the atrium and circulation space of the museum.

Beautiful model of Beijing on the wall of the atrium and circulation space of the museum.

I was blown away by this HUGE 1:750 model of Beijing.

I was blown away by this HUGE 1:750 model of Beijing.

Every individual building was incredibly detailed.

Every individual building was incredibly detailed.

Not only detailed, but individually lit up too for the lighting show.

Not only detailed, but individually lit up too for the lighting show.

The Olympic Park.

The Olympic Park.

It was great to see all the iconic buildings and historic sites within their context.

It was great to see all the iconic buildings and historic sites within their context.

As my last few weeks in Beijing were dedicated to exploring as much as possible, I will be posting a blog a day with the run up to Christmas, sharing the weird and wonderful!

B.

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