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Cradle of Civilization: Yuanmingyuan Ruins

The initial construction of Yuanmingyuan, or the Old Summer Palace, began in 1707, and the expansion continued for next 150 years. It is 5 times the size of the Forbidden City. The palace was sacked and destroyed in 1860 during the invasion of Anglo-French allied forces.

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