Tag: UNESCO

Terracotta Army – Xi’an, China
[ 0 ] February 5, 2013 |

Terracotta Army – Xi’an, China

With less than 48 hours on our stopover in Xi’an it’s pretty transparent that our only reason for traveling to this city was to see one of China’s most popular and revered cultural attractions, the Terracotta Army. While Wikipedia can certainly do a much better job of telling you all the “cool” history about the […]

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Tiger Leaping Gorge – Yunnan, China
[ 1 ] February 2, 2013 |

Tiger Leaping Gorge – Yunnan, China

Just reading the name “Tiger Leaping Gorge” makes you feel like you are in China. Commonly named as one of the top 10 things to see in China, this is a very special piece of natural wonder that we were not about to miss. A stones throw away from both Burma (Myanmar) and Tibet, the […]

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Pisa, Italy
[ 0 ] August 9, 2011 |

Pisa, Italy

We decided to cut our Chianti stay a day short and leave on the high that was our dinner at Verrazzano in exchange for a brief one night stop over in Pisa before returning the car in Florence the next morning.   We pulled up to our B&B (Tuscan Gallery) in central Pisa around 5pm.  After […]

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