Travel is about finding and experiencing the best that each country has to offer”. “Viewing the Terracotta Warriors in Xian is one of China’s most fascinating experiences and the author after having visited the site was inspired to research the history of the site. His results reveal that much research that has going on over the past ten years. Much of this is unpublished”.
The Terracotta Army is called one of the greatest archaeological finds of the 20th century and to be honest, it is one very impressive piece of ancient history. The Chinese for Terracotta Army is bing ma yong which means soldier horse funeral statues. Tell your Chinese friends and travel companions you’ve been to see the bing ma yong and they will be impressed.
Terracotta, the first creative expression of civilization, man’s first attempt at craftsmanship. Terracotta, a form of art that is considered magical in ancient India for its atavistic nature which incorporates five elements – earth, water, air, fire and ether.
If you want to immerse yourself in another culture during your holiday, destinations such as China and India are perfect choices. China is a magical country, rich in culture and history – visit Shanghai to see a fascinating blend of tradition and modernity, head to Beijing to take a tour of the Forbidden City, walk along the Great Wall of China or see the world-famous Terracotta Warriors. In India, you can visit the Taj Mahal, see the terracotta temples of Vishnupur, or visit the museums and galleries of Mumbai on a luxury holiday to remember.