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'The Piano Guys' scales the Great Wall for video shoot

Internet sensation, the Piano Guys are in China. The Utah-based group took some precious time off their Asian tour in Singapore and Malaysia to fulfil their China dream - shooting a music video on the Great Wall of China...

September 16, 2013
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Great Wall Forest Festival kicks off

The 2013 Yanqing Great Wall Forest Festival, the fourth edition of its kind, was held from August 24 to August 25 in the Tanglewood Music Valley at the foot of the Great Wall Badaling Section in Beijing's Yanqing County...

August 29, 2013
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Jet Team above the Great Wall

Aircraft of Breitling Jet Team, a famous European aerobatic team, perform above the Great Wall of the Jiayuguan Pass in northwest China's Gansu Province, Aug. 13, 2013...

August 16, 2013
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Unique section of the Great Wall draws in visitors

As people all know what the Great Wall looks like but did you know that some of it is built over water? The Jiumenkou section of the wall in Liaoning Province in North East China is famous for just that...

  August 09, 2013
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Shanhaiguan Great Wall Museum opens to public for free

 

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The ancient cannons are exhibited at the Shanhaiguan Great Wall Museum in Qinhuangdao of north China's Hebei Province, July 20, 2009. The Shanhaiguan Great Wall Museum opened to public for free on Wednesday after the reconstruction which costed over 40 million yuan (about 5.8 million U.S. dollars). The museum, regarded as the "Great Wall encyclopedia", elaborates the Great Wall about its history, construction and culture by presenting the cultural relics, sculptures, pictures and models. [Li Yong/Xinhua]

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A visitor takes photos at the Shanhaiguan Great Wall Museum in Qinhuangdao of north China's Hebei Province, July 29, 2009.[Yang Shiyao/Xinhua]

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Stones of the Guyang Great Wall during the Qin Dynasty (221-207 B.C.) are exhibited at the Shanhaiguan Great Wall Museum in Qinhuangdao of north China's Hebei Province, July 20, 2009. [Li Yong/Xinhua]

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The bricks with manufacture dates are exhibited at the Shanhaiguan Great Wall Museum in Qinhuangdao of north China's Hebei Province, July 20, 2009. [Li Yong/Xinhua]

(Xinhua News Agency July 30, 2009)

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