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Read Now My Day-Long, 375-Mile Loop on the Beijing Subway

My Day-Long, 375-Mile Loop on the Beijing Subway

by Oscar Holland; Photos: Lukas von Rantzau 8 months ago
The looped route of Line 2 traces the path once taken by the ancient city walls, but Mao's disdain for history saw the structure make way for subterranean tunnels and the heaving ring road directly above. A staggering 1.5 million people use the line