See rare and beautiful monuments of powerful empires and splendid courts. Stop at Xanadu, the fabled desert palace of mighty Khan. Enter China 's Forbidden City, with its Hall of Supreme Harmony. Wander through the enchanting Alhambrain Spain. Enjoy its rippling pools, lush gardens, intricate mosaics and alabaster columns. Visit the Summer Palace in Russia. Explore the castle of "the mad king" Ludwig, where he supped with his horse in the dining room at Neuschwanstein, Germany. Ponder at bittersweet reminders of those who once conquered, ruled and flourished.
- The Forbidden City
- Summer Palace