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China 30 years ago

This summer Te Papa Tongarewa Museum of New Zealand is featuring an exhibition of Terracotta Warriors from Xi’an, China.

“Terracotta Warriors: Guardians of Immortality offers you a rare opportunity to have an intimate and immersive encounter with some of the remarkable ancient terracotta warriors. 1,015 more words

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Terra Cotta Warriors - Xian

Ecclesiastes 6:12 “For who knows what is good for a person in life, during the few and meaningless days they pass through like a shadow? 366 more words

China's First Emperor and Terracotta Warriors Exhibition, World Museum, Liverpool

The reason for my recent trip to Liverpool was to go to the Terracotta Warriors exhibition at the World Museum. The exhibition is on until 28 October and proving so popular that they’ve had to extend the opening hours – I booked over two months in advance and even then didn’t have a lot of choice about what time I could go. 318 more words

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Xi'an, China! Who knew?

My latest article for Intrepid Travel has just been published in their online journal.

It’s about the city of Xi’an. I’d never heard of Xi’an until I went there with Intrepid’s… 107 more words


Week 6 - Xi'an

After a nervous transfer to the station in Zhang’s car, worrying the queues would be too long and I’d miss the train, I said goodbye to the Zhang family and took the bullet train. 1,616 more words


After visiting the Temple of Heaven and Forbidden City in Beijing, I’d decided that for the time that I’m in China I’d prioritise visiting the places that I visit cities for. 374 more words


Terracotta Warriors

On Tuesday, I went on a tour organised by the hostel that I’m staying at to see the Terracotta Warriors around an hour and a halfs drive from Xi’an – included with an English speaking tour guide. 86 more words