The Bird's Nest - the main stadium for the Beijing Olympics - has since struggled to attract high-profile events, but a steady stream of tourists are visiting the landmark. Photo: Simon Song

Pollution-free days of Beijing Olympics now just a happy memory

The sunny days of August 2008 are just a happy memory. Five years on, face masks are a regular sight in the capital to battle an 'airpocalypse'

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The Bird's Nest - the main stadium for the Beijing Olympics - has since struggled to attract high-profile events, but a steady stream of tourists are visiting the landmark. Photo: Simon Song
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