Mengitari Old Summer Palace (Ruins of Yuanmingyuan)


Old Summer Palace also known as the Ruins of the Yuanmingyuan (the Garden of Perfection and Light) was first constructed in the year of 1709 during the reign of the Emperor Kangxi of the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911). Over the next 150 years of the Qing Dynasty, this Garden was expanded to be a large-scale Chinese emperors’Continue reading “Mengitari Old Summer Palace (Ruins of Yuanmingyuan)”