Shanghai is the largest city in China with over 23 million inhabitants. Shanghai is a beautiful city to visit offering fantastic Art Deco buildings; a wonderfully diverse cosmopolitan atmosphere; historical sites and a modern skyline. Shanghai is a huge city and a popular tourist destination for both local Chinese people and international travellers.
Beijing is the capital of China, the most populous country in the world. Up until its formation as a republic in 1911, it was the seat of the emperors from the great Ming and Qing dynasties which date back over 600 years ago. During this time some of the most majestic buildings in the city were built including the famous Forbidden City and the Temple of Heaven.