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(1) I used to hear a saying in my country, “ there are seven benefits of travelling” and, to my surprise or even let me be frank and tell the truth, I haven’t strongly believed in those words until my feet trod Beijing of China for the first time in my life to go overseas or even to see other people other than my clan. In sum here are some minor details of this great experience I’ll never forget: I was greatly amazed on the first day of my arriving there because of the spectacular things that threw their lights on my eye: accurately designed sky scrapers, very organized people walking in the streets and a great many amazing things one can see. (2) Originally, Beijing has been, for centuries, the promised land of China. In the past, a walled bastion for the emperor and officials, but now it remains a political and architectural marvel. I stayed in a hotel in the city centre and although I flew for about fifteen continuous hours, I only slept for two or three hours due to my being avid to go around the city and satisfy my eagerness. Subsequently, with the first beam of light coming out of the sun, I swiftly rose from bed and went down the street: People from the countryside of China flocked to the city in search of the elusive pot of gold. Also down the road I could see stores with smartly dressed customers clutching mobile phones for the nearest banquet. (3) On the third day I noticed that there are so many foreigners who come to this city. They enjoy their stay very much. I stopped one of them and asked him” Was Beijing 20 or 30 years ago the same as it is today?”. He said no it was a city of narrow lanes with single-storey homes built around the courtyards. Also bicycles and ox carts were the main from transport a decade ago. A completely different thing from what I saw when I was in the heart of the city. Today it is a forest of construction cranes, bulldozers and 24-hour crews scrambling to build the new China. Plush shopping malls and five star hotels rise from the rubble. A good number of road signs and advertising billboards are now in English. (4)When the fourth day of my visit came I, it finished with an impression that Beijing is one of the most fantastic places I have ever seen even to the Chinese, it is the same to them. It may be something of a showcase. Within its environs I found China’s most stunning sights: The forbidden city, the summer palace and the Great Wall of China to name just a few. The city itself offers so much interest that the main complaint of most visitors that they simply run out of time before seeing all. In sum, you cannot imagine how broken-hearted I was while boarding the plane ready to go back on the fifth day and the last day, as well, of my visit to a place in which I saw and tried many things and feelings I believe I will never try or feel again throughout my lifetime.