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Historical Video Tour of China Posted by on Apr 14, 2014 in Culture

For history and culture buffs, this a perfect tour to follow in China for 7-10 days. In the capital, explore Tiananmen Square, the Forbidden City, the National Museum, and the Great Wall. Then head to Luoyang, where you’ll be in awe of the Longmen Buddhist Grottoes. From there, it’s off to Xi’an to walk the City Wall and see the famous Terracotta Warriors.

北京 – běi jīng

天安门 – tiān’ān mén
Tiananmen Square

中国国家博物馆 – zhōng guó guó jiā bó wù guǎn
National Museum of China

故宫 – gù gōng
Forbidden City

长城 – cháng chéng
Great Wall

洛阳 – luò yáng

龙门石窟 – lóng mén shí kū
Longmen Grottoes

白马寺 – bái mǎ sì
White Horse Temple

西安 – xī’ān

羊肉泡馍 – yáng ròu pào mó
mutton stew

城墙 – chéng qiáng
City Wall

兵马俑 – bīng mǎ yǒng
Terra-Cotta Warriors

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About the Author: sasha

Sasha is an English teacher, writer, photographer, and videographer from the great state of Michigan. Upon graduating from Michigan State University, he moved to China and spent 5+ years living, working, studying, and traveling there. He also studied Indonesian Language & Culture in Bali for a year. He and his wife run the travel blog Grateful Gypsies, and they're currently trying the digital nomad lifestyle across Latin America.

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