Great Wall of China
A series of fortifications built to prevent incursions from northern nomadic groups.
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The equipment of ancient Chinese soldiers was rudimentary.
Numerous legendary empires were built (and destroyed) in the course of history.
The Emperor of the vast Far-Eastern empire was the lord of life and death.
A presentation of the major administrative units of China.
A traditional Chinese siheyuan is a building complex that surrounds a rectangular courtyard.
Let's learn about the bear species that became the symbol of species conservation.
Find historic landmarks on a blank map.
A sailing vessel with characteristic lugsails used for both military and trade purposes.
The Buddhist pagoda of the six Harmonies is located in China, by the River Qiantang.
Designated as the first National Treasure of South Korea, the Namdaemun was one of the major gateways of Seoul's Medieval city walls.
An introduction to the relief and hydrography of China.
The wearer of the armour found at the archaeological dig of the Issyk Kurgan in Kazakhstan was named the 'Golden man'.
The Forbidden City is one of the most magnificent and mysterious monuments of imperial China.
The Giant Swing is one of the symbols of Bangkok.
The legendary Mongol ruler Genghis Khan established a huge empire through his conquests.
One of Bangkok's most famous landmarks is the Temple of Dawn, in Thai language: Wat Arun Ratchawararam.
The dreaded warriors of the Mongol Empire helped to make it one of the largest empires in history.
Located close to Osaka, the Japanese castle is also called the White Heron because of its white exterior.
The ancient city of Babylon was built on the banks of the Euphrates River in Mesopotamia.