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National Aquatics Center in Beijing

Located on the western side of JINGGUANG Road of the Olympic Green, the National Aquatics Center, also known as the “Water Cube”, is a blue crystal palace, with the appearance of light-blue bubbles on the outside, perfectly displaying the beauty of water under various light conditions.

green architectural wonder
The nightscape of the ‘Water Cube’

The construction of the National Aquatics Center, or the “Water Cube,” topped off today. The “Water Cube” was built in accordance with a water-saving design concept to be a gigantic green architectural wonder. (more…)


August 7, 2008 at 1:54 pm 1 comment

Olympic City In Beijing >>

Map, photos and description