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Xian Map 2011, 2012

 

Xian Map 2011, 2012As the capital of Shaanxi Province, one of the birthplaces of Chinese Civilization, Xian is located in the middle reaches of the Yellow River. There are four ancient cities in the World being Rome in Italy, Athens in Greece, Cairo in Egypt and Xian in China. As capitals of 13 ancient dynasties and owning a history of more than 3,100 years like a living history book, it has been filled with the amazing historical and cultural wonders. Xian residents pay most attention to the art and their local arts and crafts cannot be found anywhere else in the world.

The cultural and historical significance of Xian helps Shaanxi province earn the laudatory title "Natural History Museum". It is the home of ancient Temples and Pagodas, of which the most attractive one is the museum of Terra Cotta Warriors and Horses, raised as "the eighth major miracle of the world". Presently, Xian has been the top tourist destination all around the world and an endless treasure house of historical and cultural relics to be seen and explored.

Xian City Map 2011, 2012

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