10. The Forbidden Gardens Titled The Forbidden Gardens and located close to Houston, Texas, this outdoor museum recreates China’s Forbidden City, one of the most important tourist attraction of the country. The museum was built at a scale of 1:20, showing hundreds of the palace buildings and figurines in great detail.
China’s popularity as a vacation destination is booming. Not only is China a new World Trade Organization member and host to the 2008 Summer Olympics, the country is also projected to soon be the number-one travel destination, according to the World Tourism Organization. City Tourist Attractions This fascinating country has much to offer travelers. China’s capital of Beijing is home to the mysterious Forbidden City and some of the best-preserved sections of China’s Great Wall. The city of Xian hosts one