Walking toward the Jade River, you start to notice a shift from smoky food stalls to trendy restaurants and stunning greenery. The Jade River is a beautiful stroll among cherry blossoms and willow trees. The riverfront is a true gem of Beijing and a beautiful exhibit of Chinese gardens and landscaping. With quaint bridges and quiet picnic spots, this recent restoration project doesn't disappoint.
Here are a few images taken during a stroll along the riverfront: