Archive for the ‘Forbidden City’ Category

Fobidden City

Fobidden City

More of the unbelievable artwork.

Marble Staircase to Hall of Supreme Harmony

Marble Staircase to Hall of Supreme Harmony

Fobidden City

Fobidden City

The art work on the walls was recently redone for the Olympics

An Emporers Roof

An Emporers Roof

The nine carved animals indicate the ranking of the inhabitants.

Gate of Supreme Harmony

Gate of Supreme Harmony

Fobidden City

Fobidden City

The yellow roofs on all the buildings indicate the city of an emperor.

Courtyard

Courtyard

A hugh area before the Hall of Supreme Harmony

The Hall of Supreme Harmony

The Gate of Supreme Harmony

One of the Guards to the Meridian Gate)

One of the Guards to the Meridian Gate)

Two animals guard the Meridian Gate entrance. Ying and Yang

Pavilion of Myriad Springs

Pavilion of Myriad Springs

The Emperors private Imperial Garden