Great Wall of China


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  • noun

Synonyms for Great Wall of China

a fortification 1,500 miles long built across northern China in the 3rd century BC

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PEKyN (CyHAN)- The leader of the main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP) Kemal Kilictaroglu has visited the historic Great Wall of China.
Autumn leaves of trees cover and surround a section of the Great Wall of China that is decaying and overgrown with vegetation near the village of Xiang Shui Hu, located 80 km northwest of Beijing on October 24.
Jackie Rapley, of Fusion Coventry, said: "My adventure to the Great Wall of China is an experience I will never forget - from the spectacular views to the wonderful hospitality shown by villagers.
UNLIKE, say, the Taj Mahal, which is a wonder of the world that is impossible to witness without barrelling one's way through swathes of tourists, the Great Wall of China, despite being in the world's most densely populated country, functions in a parallel manner; it is too large even to be completely infested by 1.
The construction of the Great Wall of China began in 3rd century B.
Paul Payne spent 10 days last year walking the Great Wall of China in aid of Kidney Research UK after wife Bev was struck down with the disease.
It takes up to 10 hours for the 38-year-old's two assistants to paint on his camouflage in front of backdrops such as Venice's Rialto Bridge and the Great Wall of China.
Summary: Beijing, Jul 22, SPA -- Ten Saudi employees and ten Chinese employees working for the Saudi-Chinese Tianjin Petrochemical Project in the Chinese city of Tianjin and for the Chinese Petrochemical Company (Sinopec), working in the kingdom, climbed the Great Wall of China on the occasion of the.
A MOTHER of three from Liverpool is running the Great Wall of China to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support.
1, 2007, saw Chinese citizens, activists, and public-health officials, along with celebrities and condom manufacturers, embarking on a "Great AIDS Walk" at the Great Wall of China.