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The Silk Road Hotels

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The Silk Road Experiences

  • Top Reasons to Go to the Silk Road

    Terracotta warriors: Take in one of the nation's most haunting and memorable sites—the vast life-size army of soldiers, built to outlast death... Read more

  • The Silk Road: Then and Now

    The history of the Silk Road starts in 138 BC, when Emperor Wudi of the Han Dynasty sent a caravan of 100 men to the west, attempting to forge... Read more

  • The Jade Road

    The residents of Xinjiang are apt to point out that the Silk Road isn't the first road they knew. That honor goes to the "Jade Road," which was... Read more

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