China – Beijing, a walk back in History (6)

Outlook in Life

Heading to Chengde city , Hebei province after coming from Putuo ZongCheng Temple.

Had the chance to walk around the city in the evening to see how the locals there lived and also the buildings and alleys.

Fruits displayed openly on the side walk.

20130618-203022.jpg

.. and also food too.

20130618-201555.jpg

This was the view of one of the alleys in the evening market where locals doing their marketing.
20130618-201603.jpg

Their local food of which I do not even know what they are.
20130618-201612.jpg

One of the restaurant along the street in Chengde.

20130618-201651.jpg

In 1703, Chengde was chosen by the Kangxi Emperor as the location for his summer residence. The Mountain Resort in Chengde was used by both the Yongzheng and Qianlong emperors. The site is currently an UNESCO World Heritage Site. The resort is a large complex of imperial palaces and gardens situated in the city. Because of its vast and rich collection…

View original post 65 more words