Traveling for History Buffs: Tracing the Silk Road III

The Silk Road route harbors a lot of hidden gem unlikely to be found in your average tourist destinations. Remains of past glory live in harmony with modern life as we know it. Yet, there is always something new to discover. Having explored past glories of the enigmatic trade route that changed humanity, you have … Read moreTraveling for History Buffs: Tracing the Silk Road III

Traveling for History Buffs: Tracing the Silk Road II

In our previous article we have covered some key attractions pertinent to the Silk Road legacy. From the terracotta soldiers guarding the tomb of China’s first emperor to the ruins of civilization in the steppes of Kazakh. The Silk Road and its past glory had created a path of cultural assimilation present in just about … Read moreTraveling for History Buffs: Tracing the Silk Road II

Travelling for History Buffs: Tracing the Silk Road I

The Silk Road is a trading route that connected East and West, resulting in an assimilation of cultures in both sides.  The name was derived from the primary commodity being sold since the Han dynasty (207 BCE-220 CE), later contributing to the development of civilization along East Asia, Southeast Asia, West Asia, East Africa, up … Read moreTravelling for History Buffs: Tracing the Silk Road I