The Great Wall of China stretches almost 4,000 miles across northern China--from scattered ruins near the Chinese border with North Korea in the east, to the important Silk Road outpost of Jiayuguan in the Gobi Desert. The Badaling section of the Great Wall of China was first constructed during the Ming dynasty (1368-1644) and was extensively renovated in the 1950s and 1980s..
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The Great Wall of China stretches almost 4,000 miles across northern China--from scattered ruins near the Chinese border with North Korea in the east, to the important Silk Road outpost of Jiayuguan in the Gobi Desert. The Badaling section of the Great Wall of China was first constructed during the Ming dynasty (1368-1644) and was extensively renovated in the 1950s and 1980s..

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