Xi’an, Shaanxi Province, PRC. Is one of the few remaining walled cities - the walls gates, and towers were reconstructed in the 1980s. Xi'an is famous for the buried Terracotta Army. It was also the starting point for caravans heading west on the Silk Road.
Heshun Ancient Village 和顺古镇 Heshun (和顺) is a beautiful ancient village in western Yunnan province. Since the Ming dynasty (1368-1644), ethic Han-Chinese migrated to the borderland and Heshun became prosperous from international trade business as it
The shipbuilding in China enjoys a history almost as long as the development of mankind. Among all ships in ancient China, the most famous and influential ones are the towered ship in the Han Dynasty, the grand dragon boat in the Sui Dynasty and Zheng He's treasure boat in the Ming Dynasty.
Hanfu-Fashion of Ancient Chinese - This video features styles from the following periods: Han Dynasty (202 BC- 220 AD); Wei & Jin Dynasty (220-420); Tang Dynasty (618-970); Song Dynasty (960-1279); and Ming Dynasty (1368-1662)
The Great Wall of China; although the rammed earth walls of the ancient Warring States were combined into a unified wall under the Qin and Han dynasties, the vast majority of the brick and stone Great Wall as it is seen today is a product of the Ming dynasty.
Sui ethnic group ~ The Sui are descended from the ancient Baiyue peoples, who had inhabited southern China before the Han dynasty (Wei 2003:viii). The name "Sui," which means "water" in Chinese, was adopted during the Ming Dynasty.