Coming Anarchy covered my journey to Tiananmen and the surrounding neighborhood. The next days travel was more humble: the Imperial Summer Palace. Signs throughout the palace discuss how nearly every building was burnt by the Anglo-French Allied Forces in 1860, and rebuilt shortly afterwards. No reference to what prompted the intervention. In posters for later on, the Boxer Terrorists are described as a “Reform Movement.”
On another blog, Bob shares his pictures and notes that one could walk for two days and not see everything. That’s definitely true.
And now, without further ado, beginning with the drive…
Framing that would make the AMDB Proud