Home of the Terracotta Warriors
Follow two American archaeologists, Michelle and Alex, to China, as they visit the ancient city Xi’an, the home of the terracotta warriors. Xi’an is recognized as the source of major archaeological discoveries across the world including the 3rd century B.C.E. terracotta warriors. The 175,450 square foot excavation reveals more than 7,000 life-size terracotta warriors and horses arranged in battle formations.
Xi’an is also the capital city for 13 dynasties in China. Michelle and Alex visited many ancient historical sites, including the Banpo Neolithic Village, Forest of Stone Stele Museum, Big Wild Goose Pagoda, Daming Palace ruins of Tang dynasty, Qianling Mausoleum, and etc..