Foxiangge, Summer Palace, Beijing
Foxiangge, Summer Palace, Beijing
The one structure that dominates the views at the Summer Palace is Foxiangge, the Temple of
Buddhist Virtue. It sits midway up a hill and can be seen from almost anywhere on the palace grounds. Another reminder of why not to take a tour: While the temple was open to the public we didn't have the time to enjoy it.
, Summer Palace, Beijing
One of the lesser pavilions on the palace grounds.
Photo courtesy of John
Foxiangge, Summer Palace, Beijing
Anne on the steps to Fosiangge, Summer Palace, Beijing
Even though there was no time to go into Foxiangge, Anne couldn't resist running up the stairs to check it out.
Foxiangge, Summer Palace, Beijing
The Marble Boat, Summer Palace, Beijing
Qingyanfang, Boat of Pure Banquets, also
known as the Marble boat was built (to show that the rule of the Qing Dynasty was unshakable) in 1755 out of large stone blocks.
Don't walk on the grass, Summer Palace, Beijing
Don't Walk
on the
Alicia and the dragon, Summer Palace, Beijing
Alicia playing with one of the dragons
decorating the boats
The Sacred Lake, Summer Palace, Beijing
A short ride on a boat across the sacred lake and we were on our way back into the city. The Summer Palace is truly beautiful and a "must see" whenever in Beijing. Anne and I would love to go back on a beautiful sunny day. We can imagine just how beautiful it is. Continue to the next page for pictures of local Chinese market ...
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Welcome to our China 2001 Photo Album
Planning and Getting there: Grand Circle Tours and Northwest Airlines
Beijing : Arriving in Beijing | Tiananmen Square | The Imperial (Forbidden) Palace (1) | The Imperial Palace (2) | The Nine Sons of the Dragon
The Imperial Palace Garden | The Summer Palace | Summer Palace (2) | Summer Palace (3) | Summer Palace (4) | Local Beijing Market
Local Beijing Market (2) | Hutong | Bell Tower | Hutong Family, Dinner and the Opera | Cloisonné Factory | Ming Tombs | Ming Tombs (2)
Great Wall of China at Ba Da Ling | Temple of Heaven
Shanghai : Arriving Shanghai | Yuyuan Garden | Yuyuan Garden (2) | The Temple of the Jade Buddha | The Bund | Day Excursion to Suzhou
Silk Process | The Administrator's Garden of Suzhou | Shanghai Museum of Art
Cruising the Yangtze River : Yangtze Cruise, Day 1 | Yangtze Cruise, Day 2 | The Xiling and Wu Gorge | The Lesser Three Gorges
The Lesser Three Gorges (2) | The Qutang Gorge | Wanxian | The Last Day of Cruising | Regal China Cruise Lines
Chongqing : Chongqing
Xi'an : Xi'an and Emperor Qin's Terracotta Warriors | Emperor's Qin's Terracotta Warriors (2) | Great Wild Goose Pagoda and Xi'an City Wall
Quilin : The Limestone Peaks of the Li River | The Limestone Peaks of the Li River (2) | Guilin and the Childrens Park | Children's Park (2) and Reed Flute Cave
The Hotels: Hotels, rail and air travel in China
Hong Kong : Victoria Peak, Repulse Bay and Aberdeen Fishing Village | Hong Kong at Sunset | Hong Kong Bird & Flower Market
| New Territories Fishing Village | Hong Kong Farewell Dinner
Bangkok : Jim Thompson House and Golden Buddha | The Flower Market | The Food Vendors | Grand Palace | Mystical Figures | Brightly Painted Masks on Mystical Figures
Golden Mystical Figures | Buildings of the Grand Palace | Lunching at the Shangri La Hotel | Loy Nava Rice Barge Cruise | Ayutthaya, Ancient Capital of Siam
Wat Yai Chai Mongkol and the Reclining Buddha | Bang Pa In, The Summer Palace |

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