Posts Tagged ‘Terracotta Warriors’

The ancient capital of Xi’an

Sunday, January 6th, 2013

Located in the northwest of China, Xi’an, capital of Shaanxi Province, is one of the oldest cities in China with more than 3,100 years of history. The ancient walled city is home to the famous terracotta warriors and also has many other historical relics and attractive natural scenery. Find our more in the Shenzhen Daily article Xi’an: Experience Chinese culture in ancient capital.

China’s Terracotta Warriors march on Sydney

Sunday, December 12th, 2010

An exhibition has opened in Sydney Australia, presenting over 120 ancient artifacts from China. Included in the display are 10 of the world-renowned terracotta warriors and horses, and other significant recent finds from the First Emperor Qin Shihuang’s mausoleum located in Shaanxi province of northwest China. To read more or view the video visit CNTV Culture Express story China’s Terracotta Warriors march on Sydney.

More Terracotta Warriors rise from the earth

Sunday, June 27th, 2010

Chinese archaeologists have unearthed about 120 more figures in their latest round of excavations at the Terracotta Army site that surrounds the tomb of China’s first emperor in Shaanxi province. Some of them were painted in pink, red, white, gray or lilac. Read more at