The Spectacular Terracotta Warriors, Xian, 2011

I had always wanted to see the Terracotta Warriors in person so in 2011, I finally decided to go to Xian to see them. The intact figures and the large scale of the army fascinated me. Also, there were rumours that they were real human beingsā€¦ Nah! It was proved to be wrong. Some novelists … Continue reading The Spectacular Terracotta Warriors, Xian, 2011

Chinese History Field Trip in Beijing

I called this trip in Beijing a Chinese history field trip because I felt like I was attending a Chinese history lesson there. Beijing (used to be called Peking) is the capital city of China. The sticky rice Great Wall is still the most popular attraction there. I really mean sticky rice. Recently, researchers discovered … Continue reading Chinese History Field Trip in Beijing