Some Statistics

The capital of The People's Republic of China, Bejing is a city that is rich in culture and history. With a population nearly 12 million strong, stretching over an area just under 17 000km2, Beijing consists of 6 counties and 12 districts.

Located 180 km from the coast and 43.5km above sea level, the Beijing climate is continental, experiencing pronounced seasons with relatively hot summers (~ highs 26C) and cold, dry winters (~ lows -4C).

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