Beijing is not only the capital of China but also one of the biggest cities in the world with more than 20 million inhabitants. It is the country's political, cultural and economic center, as the headquarters of many national companies are located here.
The origins of Beijing go back for more than 3.000 years and its rich history can be seen in the magnificent palaces, temples and other historical sights. Nowadays, Beijing is perfectly connecting its old history with modern architecture by boasting with a great variety of glass skyscrapers.
CHINA WORLD HOTEL
The first Russia-China Ball in Beijing will be held in the ballroom of the China World Hotel, Beijing, which belongs to the famous Shangri-La hotel group. The venue is ideally located in Beijing’s central business district (CBD) and is attached to one of the larger malls in Beijing, the China World Mall.
The hotel is the gateway to your historical exploration of the capital city, such as the Great Wall, Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven, hutongs, Houhai Bar Street, Jing Shan, Qianmen and Beihai Park.
Details can be found on the official website.