The gate itself, at the south end of the square. (Tiananmen means "Gate of Heavenly Peace".)
The tomb of Chairman Mao. We did not go in.
The gates of the Forbidden City, as seen from near Mao's tomb.
The central section of the Great Hall of the People.
The Chinese flag flying in a position of honor near the Forbidden City.
An honor guard passing by, just outside the Forbidden City.
Chairman Mao's portrait over the gates of the Forbidden City.
the_child, Mother of the Child, Dad, Mom, me.
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