This is Shaanxi, where food is fascinating and rustic and at the same time, people are honest and friendly.
Huimin Street is bustling all the time, snacks in different regions have a distinctive flavor, and people are kind and straightforward.
特色小吃/Snacks in Shaanxi
豪放的腰鼓/ Waist drum dance
This is Shaanxi which has vast land and beautiful scenes.
Bailed as the ''The most dangerous mountain", Mt.Hua is magnificent; Red swamp in the desert is splendid; The spectacular Hukou Waterfall rolls on incessantly.
红碱淖/Hong Jian Nao
This is Shaanxi steeped in history.
The place with a large population used to be hustling capitals. A total of thirteen dynasties set capital in Chang'an, today's Xi'an. Nowadays, we can find over 120 imperial tombs and mausoleums in the province. Among them are The Qianling Mausoleum, the tomb of Emperor Gaozong and his Empress Wu Zetian, The Huangdi's Mausoleum, Shaanxi History Museum with a large number of cultural relics, and Terracotta Warrior Museum which is known as "The Eighth Wonder of The World".
乾陵/The Qianling Mausoleum
黄帝陵/The Huangdi's Mausoleum
陕西历史博物馆内部/Shaanxi History Museum
兵马俑/Terracotta Warrior Museum
Those museums and mausoleums have witnessed vicissitudes of the Chinese nation like historical records. In the next few days, we will show you museums with a distinctive feature of different dynasties in chronological order. I hope you will like this tour in the long river of history.
Where is the word "中国" from? When did it appear for the first time in history? I will tell you in our next article.