1 post from day 21/04/2013

China

China is a remarkable country with its physical variety and beauty, mix of ancient civilization and modern cultures, outstanding cuisine, and wonderful people. Our trip included: Beijing (Peninsula Hotel), The Forbidden City, Tiananmen Square, Old Beijing with its rapidly disappearing Hutongs (giving way to "urban renewal"), and an excursion to the Great Wall, Xi'an (Sofitel Hotel), with visit to the breathtaking Terracotta Warriors, created to guard the tomb of Qin Shi Huang ... Continue Reading