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Discovering the Terracotta Army of Xian

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28/09/2012

He stands tall in his coat of plated armour with eyes fixed forward in an expressionless stare. He stands amongst thousands of other warriors just like him. His job is…

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Experiencing China’s wonderwall

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26/09/2012

An hour and a half drive out of Beijing city, I reach the foot of the Great Wall of China, just as the heavens opened and the rain fell….

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Beijing … where old world meets new

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25/09/2012

Stepping off the plane in Beijing, China I am greeted with a  sense of conflict.  The old world meets  new. It’s antique yet up-to-the-minute. The architecture holds history of…