The Summer Palace 頤和園 in BeiJing

The Summer Palace is the largest and best-preserved imperial garden in China.


Its Chinese name, YiHeYuan, translates as 'Garden of Nurtured Harmony' or 'Garden for Maintaining Health and Harmony'. With interconnected lakes and many pavilions, bridges, pagodas, halls and highly decorated corridors, it is a showcase of Chinese garden arts.


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