China’s oldest capital is now the Most Dynamic city

BY SILVI WRITER “If Xi’an is the grandmother of cities, Beijing is a youth and Shanghai is just a baby in the womb.” That is how the long history of Xi’an (西安), capital of northwestern China’s Shaanxi Province, was aptly summed up by the BBC’s English-speaking guide. The first of China’s four great ancient capitals (the other three being Luoyang, Nanjing and Beijing), Xi’an’s hoary … Continue reading China’s oldest capital is now the Most Dynamic city