DiSCOVER: First Day in Shanghai and Shanghai Museum

Today started off with a wake-up call at 5:45 am so we could hop on our fight from Xi'An to Shanghai, our final stop. The group landed in Shanghai around 11:30 am. The first place we visited was the Shanghai Museum. Originally we were going to come here on the weekend, but our tour guide told us the line … Continue reading DiSCOVER: First Day in Shanghai and Shanghai Museum

DiSCOVER: Terracotta Warriors + Horse Museum and Xian Ancient City Wall

Remnants of history are often sacrificed in the name of progress. Today we were lucky to touch a piece of living history that dates back to the Ming dynasty and co-exists with modern life. The Xi’An wall loomed large as we bravely set off on the wall, armed with bicycles, water bottles and towels. Some … Continue reading DiSCOVER: Terracotta Warriors + Horse Museum and Xian Ancient City Wall