An amazing place. Words can’t describe it – so I took photos.
Panorama photo of an inner courtyard of The Forbidden City
One of the throne rooms (watch for it in the coronation scene in The Last Emperor)
Worn dragon detail from window frame
He wanted to put on his coat before I took the shot.
Old guy who collects plastic bottles
Lily pond (see "Beijing - Nature" post for more)
Ancient pine in the garden
Water drainage system in the Forbidden City