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What Are The Terracotta Warriors All About?

Ever since I could remember, visiting the Terracotta Warriors was firmly at the top of my bucket list and I am thrilled that I have finally been able to tick and cross through it.  921 more words


Back to Mainland China 🇨🇳

Beijing. Saturday 21st November

It was freezing when I left Beijing airport. My backpack had increased in weight by 6kg – likely to be a result of a bottle of gin I bought for the guides and forgot to give and the books – plural – I bought on the biography of Kim Jong Il and Kim Il Sung that I am sure will make for fascinating bed time reading. 1,372 more words


Xi'an, China

Located in the north central part of China, Xi’an is the starting point of the Silk Road – the ancient network of routes connecting the East and West – and it’s one of the oldest cities in China. 598 more words


Sherrielock Holmes

Sherrielock Holmes

It was the autumn of 1893.

And London dominatrix Sherrielock Holmes (the virtually unknown twin sister of Sherlock Holmes whose existence was vigourously denied by the Holmes family) had been entertaining a client in her London apartments. 706 more words

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兵马俑土地 - The Land of Terracotta

It was early October and despite school being closed for National Week, the day began before dawn for both me and Lucy.  We met in front of our neighborhood where Lucy opened a ziplock bag to reveal sausages wrapped in biscuits.   1,329 more words


Day 32 - Terracotta Warriors

Day 32 – This was it. The day had arrived. The reason why I was in China – to visit the terracotta warriors!

We transferred from the hotel to the museum via private bus and were outside bright and early, but so were about 1000 other tourists. 766 more words


Check out the travels of two of our LuoYang teachers!

Tyler and Mckayla Brady are two of our teachers in LuoYang, Henan.

They’re having a great time teaching and traveling, and they made a video to show all their travels. 21 more words