Although on photos or TV the Great Wall makes sort of better impression than in real life it is still worth to get there and see it on your own.
About Mutianyu Great Wall
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Still there are quite a lot of people during my visit. Not as easy access as Badaling, reach Dongzhimen, take 916 Express to HuaiRouBei Main street, and took a cab to Mutianyu's entrance.
As the author of seven novels, which are all works of historical fiction set in Asia, I’ve been blessed to travel to some of the most interesting places on that extraordinary continent. My novel about the Great Wall, Unbound, was just released, and I believe...More
Our 11 day excursion was a fantastic experience. We enjoyed the various attractions, local people & the excellent cuisine.
If you have enough time and are willing, you can hike past the restored section of the wall and to the "off-limits", rougher part of the wall. It's not truly off-limits - it's just not restored for tourist traffic and you won't see vendors along...More
Great place to see the only draw back is that you could not see the view of the area due to the massive air pollution on the day we went there your could only see about 1 km it is beyond a joke with the...More