Tag: SilkRoad

The Silk Road: A Pathway of Exchange and Cultural Encounter

The Silk Road, an expansive network of trade routes spanning Asia, holds immense historical significance. It acted as a conduit for cultural exchange, commercial activities, and intellectual discussions between the East and the West. This paper delves into the intricate nature of the Silk Road, exploring its origins, routes, and lasting impact on global civilizations. …

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Things to See Around Xi’an Marketplace

Walking around Xi’an I came across this marketplace. This place had it all. There was food, candy, restaurants, beverages, interesting architecture, fountains, shows, and a lot of friendly people to meet.

Hilton Hotel in Xi’an China

Here are some photos of the Hilton hotel in Xi’an, China. It’s a very nice hotel with a friendly staff and lots of historic artwork.

Wall Around Xi’an, China

Xi’an is one of the oldest cities in China and it was part of the silk road. You can tell by the many flavors and muslim influence of spices and food within the city. Around the city there is a big wall that was initially started during the Tang Dynasty (618-907) and completed by 1370 …

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