Gate of Heavenly Peace

Tiananmen Square, Beijing, China
Canon Digital Rebel XT | ISO 200 | 1/250 sec | F/10

Very fine first day in China visiting Tiananmen Square and the Forbidden City. Note the American flag in the background to celebrate Mr. Bush’s concurrent visit — how often can you expect to see the American flag floating next to the portrait of Mao Zedong on Tiananmen Square??