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Explore Shimenying in China

Shimenying in the region of Beijing is a town in China - some 16 mi or ( 26 km ) West of Beijing , the country's capital city .

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Current time in Shimenying is now 05:31 AM (Monday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Shanghai " with a UTC offset of 8 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Xinzhou, Xiangshan, Tuoli, Tianjin, and Taiyuan. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Xinzhou . We encountered some video on the web . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Where to go and what to see in Shimenying ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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CHINA :The Forbidden city the sky's temple,THE GREAT WALL

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" The Forbidden City " is the world's largest palace complex and covers 74 hectares. Surrounded by a six meter deep moat and a ten meter high wall are 9999 buildings. Construction of the palace comple ..

China: Beijing - Chinese State Circus part 3 (1999)

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Chinese State Circus ..


美丽的香山, 精彩的一天, 外国人在中国旅游

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我(美国人)用中文写的博客www.getpowers.com Climbing Scenic Fragrant Hills Park, Xiangshan near Beijing, China ..

Beijing Olympic games 2008 - Fuwa

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Find out about the mascots of the beijing 2008 olympic games! ..


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Interesting facts about this location

Jietai Temple

Jietai Temple is a Buddhist temple in Mentougou District in western Beijing, China. It was constructed during the Tang dynasty, with major modifications made during the Ming and Qing Dynasties. Like the older Tanzhe Temple nearby along China National Highway 108, Jietai Temple is now a tourist attraction of Beijing. The temple is located on the mountainside of the Ma'an mountain approximately 25 kilometers from downtown Beijing.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 39.87 116.08 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Tags: Buddhist temples in Beijing, Major national historical and cultural sites in Beijing

Tanzhe Temple

The Tanzhe Temple is a Buddhist temple situated in the Western Hills, a mountainous area in western Beijing. It is one of the most well-known temples in Beijing. At one time, it was one of the most important temples in the nation. The temple is located near China National Highway 108 in the Mentougou District of Beijing. Built in the Jin Dynasty (265–420), it has an age of around 1,700 years.

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Located at 39.90 116.02 (Lat./Long.); Less than 7 km away
Tags: 3rd-century establishments, Buddhist temples in Beijing, Chinese architectural history, Major national historical and cultural sites in Beijing

Gucheng Station

Gucheng Station is a station on Line 1 of the Beijing Subway. It is situated in Shijingshan District and is the second westernmost station in operation on the line. The station is formerly known as Guchenglu Station.

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Located at 39.91 116.18 (Lat./Long.); Less than 8 km away
Tags: Beijing Subway stations

Cheng'en Temple

The Cheng'en Temple is a Buddhist temple located in Beijing, China. It was first founded during the Sui Dynasty, but later rebuilt severalt times, notably between 1510 and 1513 by Ming Dynasty emperor Emperor Zhengde. The temple's main Daxiong Palace, clock and drum towers, as well its stone sculpted Buddhas are all constructed during the Ming Dynasty.

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Located at 39.93 116.16 (Lat./Long.); Less than 8 km away
Tags: Buddhist temples in Beijing, Major national historical and cultural sites in Beijing, Sui Dynasty

Pingguoyuan Station

Pingguoyuan Station is a station on Line 1 of the Beijing Subway. It is the western terminus of Line 1. The name literally translates to 'apple garden'.

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Located at 39.92 116.17 (Lat./Long.); Less than 8 km away
Tags: Beijing Subway stations