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The Lanterns of the Terracotta Warriors

The Lanterns of the Terracotta Warriors were one of the major highlights of the Lunar New Year Festival here. Located at Dawes Point with a view of the… 131 more words


Chinese New Year and Taronga Zoo!

It was work as usual this week, nothing too interesting happened. After feeling quite scared to go into work until now, I had felt a lot better about it all this week. 1,056 more words



We get a lot of Chinese visitors in Sydney these days, particularly around the Chinese New Year.

They all want to see the icons around the harbour. 72 more words


Xi’an, the Terracotta Warriors and the Year of the Sheep

I’m always amazed at how people in China are very brave when it comes to trying to speak English to me. Random people, in the countryside, the towns, and in tourist attractions will approach you and ask you a plethora of questions. 1,958 more words

Chinese New Year in Spain

Living in Vancouver, Chinese New Year was an important event that I looked forward to every year. When I learned that this occasion is celebrated here as well, I was very pleased. 113 more words


XI’AN (China) – city with the oldest army in the world!

It was my dream for a long time to see the famous Terracotta Army so I was very excited to have an opportunity to spend one long weekend in Xi’an, the capital city of the Shaanxi province. 640 more words