Xi’an, also called Chang'an in
ancient times, has over 3,000 years history. Serving as the capital
city for 13 dynasties over 1,000 years in the history it is also
one of the birthplaces of the ancient civilization in the Yellow
River Basin area of China. Xi'an enjoys equal fame with Athens,
Cairo , and Rome as one of the four major ancient civilization capitals.
Now covering an area of 9,983 square kilometers with the population
of 6.75 million Xi'an is the biggest city in north-west part of
China and it is also a very popular tourist destination.
For touring in Xi'an , the most popular and important tourist attractions
are the Terracotta Warriors, the Wild Goose Pagoda, the Bell Tower
, the City Wall, the Huaqing Hot Spring and Banpo Village . For
eating, the dumplings and noodles in Xi'an are very famous and delicious.
For night entertainment you should go to see the Tang Dancing Show.
For Shopping, it is necessary to purchase some replica statues of
Tourist attractions in Xi'an: