This 2000 year old tradition is a must-see. These acrobats are chosen and trained from a young age to perform nearly impossible feats. They have the little children perform too and they are so adorable!
This show is kid-friendly and seriously, you will be amazed! Just look at the blurry, illegal picture I took on the right! Actually, my husband may have taken that.
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7. The Forbidden City
And much to my dismay, though I love Starbucks, THIS used to be in the Forbidden City! They built it right into an ancient building! Ah! It's closed now, but the evidence remains.
In case you were under a rock the past few years, Beijing hosted the 2008 Summer Olympics. Now, you can tour the facilities. Well, you can at least go inside the Bird's Nest. Pretty cool, huh?!