Friday, July 24, 2009
Picture of the Day: Multifunctional Souvenirs
On the way to Beilin, the Forest of Steles, there's an open market selling calligraphy materials, handicrafts and souvenirs.
As Xi'an is home to the famous terracotta warriors, there are many of the miniature ones for sale for tourists who can't get enough of these Qin Dynasty warriors and must take at least one back with them.
One of the stalls had them in clay and bronze -- but this one seemed to have picked up a bad habit while waiting for a customer to buy him...