Tagged: Xi’an

The Army of Terracotta Warriors

As far as pre-death preparations go, the Army of Terracotta Warriors take burial planning to the extreme. Soon after Qin Shi Huang became Emperor in the 3rd century BC he ordered the vast tomb to be built. He spent the afterlife buried with a mighty clay...

Food and culture in the Muslim Quarter, Xi’an

The ancient walled city of Xi’an is a feast for the eyes, the senses and the taste buds. Brimming with history and culture it requires a few days to take in all it has to offer. Xi’an was certainly my favourite city in China, I...