Xi’an Attractions, China

China, Xian Guide (B): Xi’an Attractions, China

Planning a trip to the ancient Chinese city of Xi’an? Looking for Instagram-worthy Xi’an attractions to fill your itinerary? Then look no further! Based on our March-2018 exploration of Xi’an city, we’ve come up with the perfect list of Xi’an attractions that will surely fire up your Xi’an holiday!

Xi’an is the capital city of Shaanxi Province (陕西省), China. It is the most populous city in the region of northwest China. The Chinese name Xi’an (西安) translates into “Western Peace”.

One of the oldest cities in China, Xi’an is centrally located at the convergence of several major ancient routes linking neighboring provinces. It is also the eastern terminal point of the famed trading route, the Silk Road.

Due to its strategic geographical location and the presence of natural defense elements, Xi’an had been the capital of numerous Chinese dynasties since ancient times. As a testament to Xi’an’s significance, the city is the oldest of China’s Four Great Ancient Capitals. ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: Xi’an Attractions, China
Guide Location: China » Xian
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Sight(s) featured in this guide: YongNing Gate   AnYuan Gate   AnDing Gate   ChangLe Gate   Xi’an Bell Tower   Xi’an Drum Tower   Xi’an Muslim Quarter   Giant Wild Goose Pagoda  
Author: Allan See Toh
Read it on author's website: https://www.balukootravel.com/xian-attractions-china/