Nowhere is the energy and optimism of the Chinese people more visible than within the formally cloistered imperial palace of the Forbidden City. Once off limits to the masses, Chinese families join tourists from around the world joyfully snapping souvenir photographs in front of the sweeping cluster of intricately adorned buildings..
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Nowhere is the energy and optimism of the Chinese people more visible than within the formally cloistered imperial palace of the Forbidden City. Once off limits to the masses, Chinese families join tourists from around the world joyfully snapping souvenir photographs in front of the sweeping cluster of intricately adorned buildings..

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