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The Rare Finds of Beijing Antique Markets Part 1

(CRI Online)

08:10, August 16, 2012

A blue Tibetan goddess for sale in Beijing Curio City. (CRIENGLISH.com/William Wang)

From centuries old relics to last year's DVDs, almost every conceivable thing produced in China can be found in Beijing's antique markets.

When visiting Beijing's antique markets, it becomes clear that China is a country with more history than it knows what to do with. From centuries old relics to last year's DVDs, almost every conceivable thing produced in China can be found in Beijing's antique markets. Panjiayuan Market gets all the hype, but Beijng certainly has more to offer. William Wang rummages through the detritus to find the hidden treasures.

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