Shan Jixiang, who admits he is no expert on art, brought commercial success to World Heritage Site that fired the public’s interest in history but drew scorn from his colleagues.
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The Forbidden City in Beijing is the world’s most visited palace.
Only 6,000 people over two nights will be allowed into the UNESCO World Heritage site for a light show to mark the Lantern Festival, signaling the end of the Lunar New Year holiday.
Come 2020, they’ll be a new reason to visit this former imperial palace — the complex’s Qianlong Garden will be open to the public for the first time.
From adrenalin-fuelled winter sports competitions to breathtaking hikes, and luxurious spas, Beijing has everything you could want for a holiday in the snow.