Many cities in China once had massive defensive walls to thwart invading armies. Among the few city walls that remain, the one of Xi'an is undoubtedly the most impressive and photogenic. Meanwhile, 600-year-old Xi’an City Wall
also is one of the largest well-preserved ancient military defensive systems in the world. It becomes the emblem of this ancient capital city attracts visitors all over the world including famous former US president Bill Clinton. Combined City Wall with its attached forest belt, moat and ring roads, it becomes a vivid city park. It is the ideal place for local residents doing morning exercises and cycling.
|One of the greatest gates of the Xian ancient city wall.
||One man took a photo on the City Wall.