14th century walls in china

The Song of Everlasting Sorrow

The Song of Everlasting Sorrow

July 15, 2018

The city of Chang’an – now known as Xi’an, has served as the capital for around 13 imperial dynasties in China. Today, many stories describing the charm of the bygone times revolve around the city. One such story is the Song of Unending Sorrow, describing the history of emp...

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Fortifications of Xi’an

Fortifications of Xi’an

August 30, 2017

Built during the Ming-Era in the 14th century, Xi’an City Walls remain intact till date. The heritage site found its way to the tentative list of UNESCO’s World Heritage Sites under the title ‘City Walls of the Ming and Qing Dynasties’ in 2008, and is a major tourist attr...

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