Travel Information

  • The Silk Road was a transportation artery for the trade of silk between Asia and Europe from the 2nd century B.C. to 16th Century A.D., which helped facilitate cultural exchanges between the two continents.

  • More than 2,100 years ago, ZHANG Qian in the Han Dynasty was sent on diplomatic missions to Central Asia for two times, thus kicking off friendly exchanges between Central Asian nations and China and developing a Silk Road that runs through the West and East and connects Asia with Europe.

  • Bronze chariots that belonged to the first Chinese emperor will get new luster when they are lifted from a cramped subterranean showroom at a major museum to a new exhibition hall above ground.

  • Tourists visit the Qiaoling archaeological park in Pucheng County, northwest China's Shaanxi Province, April 17, 2017. Qiaoling Tomb is for Li Dan, Emperor Rui Zong of Tang Dynasty (618-907).